Amgen Senior Associate IS Engineer (Customer Data) in Thousand Oaks, California
HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?
You’ve earned your degree. How will you use that achievement to reach your goals? Do more with the knowledge you’ve worked hard to acquire and the passion you already have. 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, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Become the professional you are meant to be in this meaningful role.
Sr Associate Software Engineer
What you will do
Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will be part of Amgen's Global Commercial Operations Digital, Technology, & Innovation (GCO DTI) organization and help advance Amgen's data and analytics services for the US region. This position is responsible for partnering with various commercial teams (such as sales, marketing, data science, data management) to ensure that data, reporting, and analytics continue to enable understanding of our customers and products.
Accountable for day-to-day tactical delivery of feature improvements for our data and analytics portfolio.
Actively engage with internal partners to analyze business needs, elicit/refine requirements, and recommend technical designs/solutions.
Coordinate vendors and contractors, and guide as necessary to ensure delivery of commitments.
Build expertise in the broad set of data-related technologies, including Data Storage (AWS S3), Cloud Compute (AWS EC2), Highly Performant Data Warehouses (AWS Redshift), Data Engineering and Analytics (Databricks, Spark), Orchestration (Airflow, Jenkins), Request Management (Jira), and Reporting / Data Visualization Tools (Tableau).
Contribute towards continuous efficiency improvements and continuously refine a backlog of requirements/user stories.
Continuously advance our team's and stakeholders' adoption of Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).
Works closely in a client-facing role with a team of IS, data scientists, data engineers, and analysts to identify business problems and design/deliver solutions.
Handle end-to-end requirements for development work, and management of backlog including tracking dependencies, risks, and decisions.
Assist with coordination of our product team's work when there are dependencies on other Amgen teams or external business partners.
What we expect of you
We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The professional we seek possesses these qualifications.
Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of Information Systems experience
Associate’s degree and 6 years of Information Systems experience
High school diploma / GED and 8 years of Information Systems experience
Professional certifications in Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), Scrum, Project Management, or similar.
Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills with prior experience working with large sets of data to derive insights.
Understanding of SQL and hands-on experience retrieving data using complex SQL queries.
Basic understanding of AWS technologies (S3, EC2, Redshift, Spectrum).
Intermediate expertise in Python (preferred), Scala, or R.
Exposure to repository/versioning tools such as GitHub.
Passion for innovation and data, and a "can-do" demeanor.
Solid understanding of Agile (Scrum) software development framework and methodologies.
Some of the vast rewards of working here
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.
Full support and career-development resources to expand your skills, enhance your expertise, and maximize your potential along your career journey
A 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—with compensation and benefits rated above 4 stars (out of 5) on Glassdoor
for a career that defies imagination
Objects in your future are closer than they appear. 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.