Data Engineer

Tampa, FL, US
Aug 09, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Information Systems: Data Engineer
Category: GCO IS
Location: US - Florida - Tampa

Summary Job Description
Data Engineering & Analytics is a rapidly evolving space, with new use cases and changes in technology landscape coming to fore every day. Amgen's Global Commercial Operations IS team is looking for an experienced Data Engineer, with demonstrable record of building scalable production applications, in a fast-paced environment. Candidate will be knowledgeable in across technology stack, should be able to prototype, pivot, develop and operationalize solutions at pace with business demands.
The Data Engineer will be part of the Global Commercial Data & Analytics Product team.

  • Collaborate with Data Architects, Business SME's, and Data Scientists to architect data products and services.
  • Build data products and service processes which perform data transformation, metadata extraction, workload management and error processing management.
  • Assess new technologies to ensure that the solutions are stable, efficient, and responsive to appropriate business needs
  • Perform full stack software design and development to build frameworks, applications, APIs, data pipelines, etc. to meet business use cases
  • Contribute to software development process change and DevOps discussions
  • Actively balance technical debt incurred during software implementations by finding opportunities for improvement (debt repayment), even in tight deadlines
  • Participate in sprint planning meetings to contribute with estimations and development strategy
  • Drive cost savings with ownership of software designs and architecture

Preferred Qualifications
  • Comfortable with working with large data sets to derive insights
  • Experience with Cloud computing
  • Experience developing in one or more languages (e.g Python, Java, etc.)

Basic Qualifications:
Masters Degree
Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Information Service experience
Associate's degree and 6 years of Information Service experience
High school diploma / GED and 8 years of Information Service experience

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 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.#LI-SF5

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.

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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.