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Amgen Principal Software Engineer - Sensing - U.S. Remote in Thousand Oaks, California

HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?

If you feel like you’re part of something bigger, it’s because you are. At Amgen, our shared mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve together—researching, manufacturing, and delivering ever-better products that reach over 10 million patients worldwide. It’s time for a career you can be proud of. Join us.

Principal Software Engineer - Sensing

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What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will develop an insight driven sensing capability with a focus on revolutionizing decision making. As part of this role, you will be crafting and developing robust full stack applications as part of a product team of data scientists, business analysts, and software engineers. The team will rely on your expertise to own the technical build of this transformational new capability for Amgen.

As a Principal Software Engineer you will:

  • Lead full-stack web-based application development for various components of our sensing capability

  • Direct a team of programmers while also willing to jump in and do programming/code-reviews etc. based on project demands. Hands on programming is encouraged

  • Develop high level solution architecture, feature, and capability assessments for projects.

  • Responsible for defining and implementing project and technical road maps that align with the strategy

  • Overall accountability of technical implementation aspects of projects including planning, architecture, design, development and testing

  • Partner with Digital Technology & Innovation (DTI) and business collaborators to ensure that the solution is an appropriate fit for the end users

  • Research and evaluate various web application development platforms

  • Maintain knowledge of market trends and developments in web application development frameworks and related and new technologies to provide, recommend, and deliver standard methodology solutions

  • Lead adoption of DevOps practices across the team

  • Provide technical leadership and mentorship for junior staff

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What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The software engineer professional we seek is a self-starter with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree and 2 years of Information Systems experience

OR

Master’s degree and 6 years of Information Systems experience

OR

Bachelor’s degree and 8 years of Information Systems experience

OR

Associate degree and 10 years of Information Systems experience

OR

High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Information Systems experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BS or MS in computer science or related field

  • 3 plus years of developing secure, public cloud solutions for successful commercial products and/or services to customers using a SDLC process from start to finish

  • 3 plus years crafting, developing, deploying, and operating cloud services for multi-national companies using native constructs and controls from AWS, Azure, or GCP.

  • Extensive and practical knowledge of native cloud security controls and design patterns for AWS, GCP, or Azure

  • Experience using one or more general purpose programming languages, including but not limited to: Java, C, C++, Swift/Objective C, Python, Go, C#, or JavaScript.

  • Knowledge of infrastructure as code, developing and operating programmatic pipelines for cloud services, and using automated DevSecOps frameworks to run a cloud SDLC

  • Willing and able to learn new technologies at a rapid pace

  • Communication skills to work with client partners in articulating the vision and use of Amgen's cloud services

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What you can expect of us

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, we also work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being.

  • Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization

  • Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act

  • Generous Total Rewards Plan comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits

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for a career that defies imagination

In our quest to serve patients above all else, Amgen is the first to imagine, and the last to doubt. Join us.

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Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

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.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Amgen requires all staff in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada to be vaccinated from COVID 19 as a condition of employment. In accordance with applicable law, Amgen will provide reasonable accommodations to staff members who qualify on the basis of a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance. Such accommodation may not pose an undue hardship to Amgen, its operations, or its staff.

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