Sr. Associate - Software Engineer

Tampa, FL, US
May 12, 2019
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time
Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN), 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. With a deep and broad pipeline of potential new medicines, we continue to advance science to serve patients.

Amgen is seeking a talented Software Engineer to build cutting edge innovative applications that shall be used by our large base of internal clients. The Software Engineer will work as part of the Operations Information Systems (OIS) organization supporting the Operations functions, including Process Development, Quality, Manufacturing, and Facilities & Engineering functions. The position will be based at - Amgen Tampa, FL

  • Hands-on development of software applications. Serve as the Virtual Reality / Augmented Reality (VR/AR) Subject Matter Expert on the OIS team.
  • Collaborate with IS business analysts, architects, Information security engineers and business users to design, develop and deploy technology solutions that drive innovation and productivity across Operations.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Master's degree

  • Bachelor's degree and 2 years of IS experience

  • Associate's degree and 6 years of IS experience

  • High school diploma / GED and 8 years of IS experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 3 or more years' Unity 3D and Vuforia development experience
  • Ability to work in a distributed, cross-functional team and under minimal technical direction on single & multiuser application development activities
  • Experience with VR/AR software development tools and techniques including: Visual Studio, Xcode, Git Lab
  • Strong attention to detail, problem-solving skills, and verbal/written communication

Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience with Unreal Engine development experience for the HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, HoloLens, and Google Cardboard platforms
  • Experience with 3D computer graphics and model building tools (e.g. Maya, Blender)
  • Experience with highly interactive, immersive applications (i.e. game) design
  • Experience with publishing to application distribution platforms (e.g. App Store, Microsoft Store)
  • Experience with integrating to other applications using OpenGL, SOAP and REST APIs for deployment to iOS, Mac, WebGL, PC, and Universal Windows Platform (UDP) platforms
  • Experience with user authentication technologies (e.g. Okta) and secure application design
  • Experience participating in requirements and solution design workshops with IT and business stakeholders to provide analysis and solution design expertise that align with companies current and future needs
  • Experience with Agile methodologies and DevOps