Amgen

Associate Data Engineer

Employer
Amgen
Location
Tampa, FL, US
Posted
Sep 12, 2019
Ref
R-83352
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
Would you like to take your data engineering skills and help deliver the world's most advanced and life-changing biotech medicines? If you are excited to work on latest and greatest technology stack, we are looking for you. The Associate will work with some of the brightest minds in the industry and get opportunities to solve some of the most challenging business problems. Amgen is using Enterprise Data Lake, cloud technology, and continuous deployment pipelines to produce science based insights to build new drug therapies for patients that address grievous illnesses. At Amgen, your work will improve the lives of millions of patients around the world.

If you are looking to work in our Tampa, Florida office, we would like to invite you to join our very exciting Social Hiring event on-site in Tampa late October! During this one day interview event, you will meet our senior IS leadership, learn about our culture and company, and enjoy conversational interviews with our technologists. We hope that you will join us at this Amgen Sponsored Event!

Key responsibilities include:
  • Applying knowledge of basic principles, methods and practices to simple and moderately complex assignments
  • Be a key team member in design and development of the Data pipeline for Engineering team
  • Collaborate with Data Architects, Business SMEs and Data Scientists to design and develop end-to-end data pipelines and supporting infrastructure
  • Build new infrastructure and analytics tools using Python, SQL and AWS
  • Proactively identify & implement opportunities to automate tasks and develop reusable frameworks
  • Participate in efforts to design, build, and develop rapid Proof-of-Concept (POC) solutions and services


Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree

Or

Associate's degree and 4 years of Information Systems experience

Or

High school diploma / GED and 6 years of Information Systems experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • Ability to learn quickly, be organized and detail oriented
  • Proficient in one of the coding languages (Python, Java, Scala)
  • Hands on experience writing SQL using any RDBMS (Redshift, Postgres, MySQL, Teradata, Oracle, etc.)
  • Experience with Schema Design & Dimensional data modeling
  • Experience with AWS Services like EC2, S3, Redshift/Spectrum, Glue, Athena, RDS, Lambda, and API gateway
  • Experience with software DevOps CI/CD tools, such Git, Jenkins, Linux, and Shell Script
  • Experience with Spark, Hive, Kafka, Kinesis, Spark Streaming, and Airflow
  • Current hands on experience using Databricks/Jupyter or similar notebook environment
  • Experience building large scale data warehouses and ETL data processing pipelines
  • Prior experience working with Data Scientists and Business Users on eliciting data engineering requirements and developing an ETL data processing pipeline that meets their analytic needs.


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 empower all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Amgen provides 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.

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.

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.