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Amgen Specialist Architect Digital Technology and Innovation (US Remote) in Thousand Oaks, California


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.

Specialist IS Architect (US Remote)


What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will:

  • Develop the “Medical Information Portal” product technology roadmap and solution design and recommend solutions that align with the business needs and technology strategy

  • The role is related to a product that includes Salesforce-based web portals and Conversational AI, mobile applications, reporting & analytics, integrations.

  • Lead a delivery team, including software developers and analysts; some roles will be provided by a third party

  • Be the technology subject matter expert to the business stakeholders

  • Ensure technical platform compliance in line with global requirement

Day-to-day activities

  • Partner with the Product Owner and technology teams to design a robust and durable solution, and plan for increments to mature the product

  • Co-create and maintain a backlog of prioritized requirements for functional and technical aspects of the product

  • Prepare and present the product increments during the demos

  • Guide the delivery team, which includes technology advisory and people management


What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The professional we seek is an Architect with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree


Master’s degree and 3 years of experience


Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of experience


Associate’s degree and 10 years of experience


High school diploma / GED and 12 years of experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Extensive hands-on technical and solution implementation experience with variety of technologies, such as Salesforce Lightning Platform, Sitecore CMS, Google Dialog Flow, ForgeRock Identity Management, Google Analytics, Mulesoft and Tableau, demonstrating positions of increasing responsibility and management/mentoring of more junior technical resources

  • Proven experience and ability to develop custom configured applications, integrations, and reporting solutions

  • Demonstrable knowledge of the capabilities and features of Salesforce, Sitecore or similar SaaS applications

  • Proven ability to analyze, design, and optimize business processes via technology and integration, including leadership in guiding customers and colleagues in rationalizing and deploying emerging technology for business use cases

  • A thorough understanding of web services, data modeling, and enterprise application integration concepts, including experience with enterprise integration tools (ESBs and/or ETL tools), and common integration design patterns with enterprise systems (e.g. CMS, ERP, HRIS, DWH/DM)

  • First hands on experience building and integrating Conversational AI in a regulated environment

  • Demonstrably excellent, context-specific and adaptive communication and presentation skills across a variety of audiences and situations; established habit of proactive thinking and behavior and the desire and ability to self-start/learn and apply new technologies

  • Ability to work in a changing environment, under pressure, handling multiple priorities simultaneously

  • Excellent communication skills to work across and up through the organization, including escalation and mitigation of issues, risks, and business impacts

  • Experience and certified in technologies such as AWS, Salesforce, and other enterprise grade applications

  • Solid project management and business analyst skills and experience

  • Experience with SAFe Agile methodology in an enterprise setting

  • Experience with DevOps


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 improve 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

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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.