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Amgen Specialist Information Systems Engineer- Veeva Vault (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 Information Systems (IS) Engineer - Veeva Vault

Remote Work (USA)


What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will join our industry-leading Regulatory Information Management and Submission Document Management product team and play a key role on Amgen’s RIM product team as we progress through our multi-year RIM product roadmap.

The role will be responsible for providing RIM domain expertise, continued thought leadership, and technical hands-on expertise to Amgen business stakeholders. As well as technically configuring and supporting deployment of Veeva Vault RIM capabilities.

We are a team of system and domain experts and you will be an active participant in all phases of the RIM system product lifecycle including systems analysis and articulating system solutions and approaches for addressing business needs. A large focus of this role will be on technically configuring solutions in Veeva Vault RIM during steady state.


  • Meeting with business partners and fellow product team members to understand business requirements

  • Performing systems analysis to articulate system solutions and approaches for addressing business needs either in proof of concept stages or during backlog grooming and build sprints

  • Participating in the RIM product scrum team as a developer/configurator on our award-winning Veeva Vault RIM system (including hands-on configurations of lifecycles, workflows, security settings, reports, objects, document types/subtypes, Java SDK, etc.)

  • Execute system/configuration deployment, support system integrations, and provide other Vault-specific expertise as necessary

  • Support business and system capability planning and roadmap for RIM solutions


What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The technical professional we seek is a Veeva Vault expert with these qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree


Master’s degree and 3 years of Information Systems and/or Computer Science experience


Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of Information Systems and/or Computer Science experience


Associate’s degree and 10 years of Information Systems and/or Computer Science experience


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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Technical and functional expert in Veeva Vault RIM or other Veeva Vault products including hands-on configurations of lifecycles, workflows, security settings, reports, objects, document types/subtypes, authoring etc.

  • Extensive hands-on experience on product teams including the ability to help drive ongoing system enhancement releases and change control process.

  • 5 or more years of experience in Information Systems/Technology or Engineering in a corporate or academic environment (pharma, biotech, tech firms, consulting, etc) as a technical business analyst, developer, DBA, etc.

  • Knowledge and experience with implementing and supporting Commercial Off The Shelf (COTS) Regulated Document Management applications in the life sciences industry

  • Experience driving and participating in requirements gathering efforts producing Business Process/Functional, Technical Specifications, and other SDLC artifacts

  • Ability to work with internal business clients to understand their business processes, manage scope of work/expectations and recommend IS solutions

  • Coordination of vendor partners during release planning and development and resolution of any major issues in the application

  • Release deployment

  • Ability to navigate, facilitate and work within a sophisticated matrix organization

  • Experience with Agile project methodologies and working in Product teams

  • Experience and/or understanding of private and multi-tenant cloud deployments and enterprise integrations

  • Demonstrated experience presenting technology recommendations from a business perspective

  • Knowledge of the biotech/pharmaceutical industry and current approaches to GxP computer related systems validation


Some of the vast rewards of working here

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we 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

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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.

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