Amgen

Senior Associate Software Engineer

Employer
Amgen
Location
Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Posted
May 25, 2019
Ref
R-74806
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time
Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering creative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

Main Job Purpose:

A growing global biotechnology firm is looking for an Application Software Configuration Engineer with 2 years experience in the Information Systems industry supporting Supply Chain function using cloud based solution.
  • You will work directly with the supply chain business SMEs to understand, prioritize, and advise on application focus and roll-out.
  • You will optimize user experience and value for all models in production
  • Work on integration organization Vision and Strategy in model design
  • Validate model structure and calculation results accuracy
  • Adoption of current platform functionality as released
  • Maintenance of appropriate data access and security
  • You will provide Model Performance optimization consistent with other available tools
  • Multi-functional connected operations within all models
  • Support user training


Basic Qualifications:

Master's degree
OR
Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Information Systems experience
OR
Associate's degree and 6 years of Information Systems experience
OR
High school diploma / GED and 8 years of [Information Systems experience

Requirements and Skills:
  • Advanced skill levels for Excel including macros, complex charts and pivot tables
  • Anaplan or similar planning software configuration experience highly preferred.
  • Aptitude for quickly ramping up on new technology.
  • Experience building, tracking and reporting on budgets, forecasts, management reporting, and/or supply/demand planning
  • Experience with Agile methodology and SDLC preferred
  • Knowledge of Forecasting, Inventory and supply chain management is highly preferred
  • Superb communication and presentation skillsAbility to juggle several complex projects simultaneously


Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.

We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.