Amgen

Observational Research Manager - Oncology

Employer
Amgen
Location
Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Posted
Feb 18, 2021
Ref
R-112367
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?

You've earned your degree. How will you use that achievement to reach your goals? Do more with the knowledge you've worked hard to acquire and the passion you already have. At Amgen, our shared mission-to serve patients-drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world's leading biotechnology companies, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Become the professional you are meant to be in this meaningful role.

Observational Research Manager - Oncology

Live

What you will do

Let's do this. Let's change the world. In this vital role you will have responsibilities for research activities in the Oncology therapeutic area. A CfOR Manager is recognized as a strong scientific contributor and is a first or contributing author for papers in peer-reviewed journals, abstracts for scientific congresses or for internal reports that enhance the company's mission.
  • Executes/manages descriptive epidemiologic studies to characterize the incidence/prevalence of disease in US, EU, Asia, and emerging market countries
  • Executes/manages research projects involving the analysis of multiple types of data including medical claims, electronic health records, and prospective observational cohort studies
  • Provides safety research support across the life cycle of Amgen products, supports the development of risk management plans, and executes pharmacovigilance studies
  • Conducts literature reviews and prepares research reports and scientific manuscripts
  • Stays abreast of the latest developments in the field of observational research and drug development
  • Promotes awareness, understanding, and use of observational research methods
  • Communicates significant scientific information to a variety of audiences


Win

What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The research professional we seek is a collaborator with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications
  • Doctorate degree Or
  • Master's degree and 3 years of Epidemiology Observational Research experience Or
  • Bachelor's degree and 5 years of Epidemiology Observational Research experience Or
  • Associate's degree and 10 years of Epidemiology Observational Research experience Or
  • High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Epidemiology Observational Research experience


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Doctorate in Epidemiology or other subject with high observational research content
  • Experience in the design, execution, and analysis of observational research studies within Pharmaceutical or Public Health setting
  • Experience in research to support drug development
  • Experience working with secondary data systems, including administrative claims, EMR, registries
  • Experience in observational research project planning and management
  • Excellent verbal and writing communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working in multi-disciplinary teams


Thrive

Some of the vast rewards of working here

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates' professional and personal growth and well-being.
  • Full support and career-development resources to expand your skills, enhance your expertise, and maximize your potential along your career journey
  • A diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act
  • Generous Total Rewards Plan-comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits-with compensation and benefits rated above 4 stars (out of 5) on Glassdoor


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for a career that defies imagination

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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.