Digital Health Associate

Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Sep 11, 2019
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
Amgen is seeking a Digital Health Associate at its main headquarters in Thousand Oaks, CA to join the Digital Health & Innovation (DH&I) organization. The Digital Health Associate, will report directly to the Director of Digital Health and Innovation.

The Digital Health Associate will be responsible for supporting digital health & innovation projects that help drive Amgen's Beyond the Molecule vision. The Associate will drive small and medium sized projects, support large projects and programs and assist the organization with internal process continuous improvement.

Amgen's Digital Health and Innovation department explores emerging technologies that might provide value to our patients, healthcare providers or internal processes. Small teams consisting of product owners, data scientists, and engineers, partner with physicians, nurses, healthcare system administrators etc. use agile methods to quickly evaluate technology opportunities and identify where they may provide value.

Key Responsibilities of the Digital Health Associate will include:
  • Manages day-to-day project coordination of project meetings, action item logs, decision logs, risk registers, etc.
  • Communicates project performance to various project stakeholders
  • Reviews project reporting materials for consistency, clarity, and quality of content
  • Provides recommendations for project management process improvements

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree
Associate's degree and 4 years of Digital Health and/or Project Management experience
High school diploma / GED and 6 years of Digital Health and/or Project Management experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Excellent planning, communication and project execution discipline
  • Excellent business acumen and communication skills
  • Strong experience with building and maintaining resource loaded project plans to manage cross functional teams across time zones and international geographies.
  • Experience working in regulated environments (healthcare, energy, government)
  • PMP or other project management certifications a plus

Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative 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 leverages 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.

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.