CMC Operations Sr Project Mgr

Cambridge, MA, US
Oct 01, 2020
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
Amgen is seeking a Sr. Project Manager to join our team and work from Amgen's Cambridge, MA campus. To learn more:

The Sr Project Manager will be responsible for integrating and understanding Process Development activities by developing and maintaining product project timeline across the commercialization lifecycle within Amgen's commercial portfolio.

Duties Include:

The Sr. PM will lead cross-functional teams within Process Development across all modalities and across all commercialization stages as needed. They will partner with technical leads to identify key deliverables, ensure cross functional alignment, and execute plans. They are expected to proactively manage plans to meet deliverables with their teams.

Partnering with key Product Delivery Team stakeholders, the Sr. PM will need to understand the Clinical Development Plan and strategy to enable alignment with clinical and commercial targets

The Sr. PM will draft timeline scenarios to enable/adjust project execution across multiple development paradigms to inform portfolio decisions

Ensure teams active, aligned communication in functional and cross-functional management reviews and governance meetings

Assist PD in driving decision making and communication

Establish and manage collaboration and team sites. Track delivery and create repositories for all PD deliverables

Project reporting including appropriate risk analysis

Partner with Business Analytics and functional partners as needed to provide data

Facilitate and incorporate lessons learned, standard methodologies, etc.

Support Business Process improvements, including alignment with the Commercialization Office

Leading/coaching a team of project managers supporting various products and projects with overall responsibility for a portfolio of projects

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree and 2 years of Project Management experience


Master's degree and 4 years of Project Management experience


Bachelor's degree and 6 years of Project Management experience


Associate's degree and 10 years of Project Management experience


High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Project Management experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's degree with 4 or more years of projects management experience, OR Bachelor's degree with 6 or more years of project management experience.

10 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology or other Healthcare related field, direct CMC experience is highly desirable

Ability to cultivate collaboration and work effectively on cross-functional teams

Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to effectively interface across all levels of the organization

Critical thinking and problem-solving skills

Apply standard Project Management tools, and practices; experience with MS Project, Excel and SharePoint highly desirable

Amgen provides a collaborative and creative culture in a company with a strong track record of innovation. Our culture encourages open dialogue and diverse views to land on the best solutions, and we help ensure our staff are equipped to excel today and tomorrow.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical needs 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.