Observational Research Sr Mgr

Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Aug 09, 2019
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
The Observational Research Sr Mgr will conducts epidemiologic research including retrospective and prospective studies to support pipeline and marketed products
Make significant contributions to the scientific direction of a product and/or specific projects
Demonstrates creativity and independent thought in applying technical solutions to methodologic issues
Recognized as a scientific contributor
First or contributing author on study protocols, statistical analysis plans, and internal reports that enhance the company's mission
Contributes to or leads papers for submission to peer reviewed journals
Conducting research to the highest standards of the profession
Aligning research with global and/or regional product team strategies
Participating in initiatives to improve processes/capabilities within the Center for Observational Research (CfOR)

Key Activities
Responsible for conducting high-quality research to support epidemiologic questions from development and medical affairs
Defends the methods, data sources, and inputs into observational studies
Explains disease state epidemiology and treatment landscapes
Develops deep understanding of commercial product strategy to help shape patient research and analysis
Helps shape scenarios around evolving treatment landscapes in the market
Contributes to 'lessons learned' discussions post-product launch
Promotes epidemiologic awareness with cross-functional partners

Supports relationship with key leaders in observational research
Promotes understanding within CfOR of commercial implications to R&D activities
Communicates significant scientific information to a variety of audiences
Contributes to a CfOR therapeutic area
Sets annual product-specific and personal goals
Provides input into CfOR department meetings

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate Degree and 2 years of Scientific experience
Master's Degree and 6 years of Scientific experience
Bachelor's Degree and 8 years of Scientific experience
Associate's Degree and 10 years of Scientific experience
High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Scientific experience

Preferred Qualifications

Doctorate in Epidemiology or other subject with high observational research content
3+ years' experience with Medical or Doctorate degree
Experience in the design, execution, and analysis of observation research studies within Pharmaceutical or Public Health setting
Experience in research to support drug development
Experience in observational research project planning and management
Experience communicating observational research information (written and oral)
Experience working in multi-disciplinary teams

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.