IS Bus Sys Analyst with Tableau

Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Oct 19, 2019
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
At Amgen, data is important in our decision-making and this role is critical to ensure the right data is made available at the right time. Our Integrated Data and Analytics (iDNA) team is seeking a Senior Associate Business Systems Analyst who will be focused on US data and help provide state of art data solutions to our business. The position is based in Amgen's main headquarters at Thousand Oaks, CA. You will be part of Global Commercial Operations (GCOIS) division and help advance Amgen's reporting and analytics services via the iDNA's data solutions. This position is responsible for partnering with various commercial areas (such as sales, marketing, data science) to ensure data, reporting and analytics continues to serve as a key component to enabling Amgen to understand our customers, our products, our business and the dynamics of the landscape we compete in day in and day out.

  • Direct day-to-day tactical execution on reporting improvements
  • Actively engage with reporting partners to analyze business needs, gather/refine requirements and recommend technical design/solutions
  • Coordinate US Commercial VISION reporting web platform and Tableau
  • Help coordinate vendors and contractors providing guidance as necessary to ensure delivery of commitments
  • Build expertise in the wide set of technologies required to execute a Data and Analytics Services including AWS (S3, EC2), High Performant Databases (AWS Redshift), Data Integration (Spark, Databricks), Orchestration (Airflow, Jenkins), and reporting platforms (Tableau)
  • Help in code/design review while following sprint cadence. Handle the backlog of requirements/user stories
  • Work in Agile (Scrum/Kanban) and contribute towards making the process more efficient
  • Works closely in a client facing role with a team of IS, data scientist/engineers and analysts to identify business problems, provide data-driven solutions

Basic Qualifications

Master's degree


Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Information Systems experience


Associate's degree and 6 years of Information Systems experience


High school diploma/GED and 8 years of Information Systems experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills are important. Comfortable with working with large sets of data to derive insights
  • Understanding of SQL and hands-on experience retrieving data using complex SQL queries
  • Understanding of the latest reporting technologies (in particular Tableau)
  • Basic understanding of AWS technologies (S3, EC2, Integration tools, Hadoop, Redshift, Spectrum)
  • Exposure to at least one scripting language like Python and repository/versioning tools such as GitHub
  • Passion for innovation, data and "can do" attitude
  • Working knowledge of Agile (Scrum) software development methodologies
  • Healthcare Industry experience

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.