Amgen MIT-LGO Operations Manager in Thousand Oaks, California

The Amgen MIT-LGO Rotational Program is a career opportunity for candidates interested in continuing his/her professional development and in becoming a key contributor at Amgen. The program consists of three 18-month rotations.

Operations is one of three foundational functions at Amgen with a mission to manufacture and deliver safe and effective medicine to patients around the world. The organization is spread across eight sites and divided into five functions: Global Supply Chain, Process Development, Quality, Manufacturing, and Engineering. Amgen focuses on corporate and professional growth and innovation where creativity and flexibility are valued.

Amgen MIT-LGO Rotational Program is pivotal in developing operations leadership of the future. Assignments are based on business needs as well as program participant's development interests. Because Amgen is a global organization, we look for individuals who are comfortable working in both the U.S. and international work sites. These assignments are in-depth experiences that allow the staff member to sharpen skills, understand the different aspects of our operations, and demonstrate abilities to a broad range of managers. Many Operations assignments are based in either Cambridge, MA, Rhode Island area, at our corporate headquarters in Thousand Oaks, California, or Puerto Rico. Past international assignment locations have included Ireland, Singapore, and the Netherlands.

The location of the rotation assignment will be determined based on company needs at the time of hire, which requires that the candidate be geographically flexible for this assignment.

Amgen Inc. retains the discretion to add or change the duties of the position at any time.

Basic Qualifications:

Currently enrolled in final year of a fulltime MIT-LGO MBA/MBS program

Scheduled to graduate no later than summer 2019

Minimum GPA of 3.0 in current program

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Biology, Science, Business

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous project management experience

Knowledge and understanding of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and regulatory policies

Strong analytical/quantitative skills

Ability to conduct research

Self-starter with interpersonal skills

Team player

Strong communication skills

Ability to take on several projects at one time

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Only candidates who apply via www.careers.amgen.com will be considered. Please search the database via career category - College Job, requisition TBD.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.