Undergrad Intern - OPS - (Advanced Technology and Automation)

Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Mar 06, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Amgen discovers, develops, and delivers innovative human therapeutics. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen was one of the first companies to realize this new science's promise by bringing safe and effective medicines from the laboratory bench to the manufacturing plant and ultimately to patients. Amgen therapeutics have changed the practice of medicine, helping millions of people around the world in their fight against grievous illnesses. With a portfolio of commercial products as well as a deep, broad pipeline of potential new medicines, Amgen remains committed to advancing science to dramatically improve people's lives.

Amgen's 10-12-week internship program offers meaningful project experiences that impact patients' lives. The internship provides the opportunity for executive and social networking events and to participate in community volunteer projects while providing competitive compensation.

The summer intern will join the Advanced Technology and Automation group in the Process Development organization. Our team's mandate is to identify, design, develop, and implement novel manufacturing technologies into Amgen's worldwide manufacturing network. Our role is crucial for the success of Amgen Operations in its goal to ensure supply to our patients while driving a culture of continuous improvement, innovation, and transformation. The internship project will focus on advancing artificial intelligence within our biopharmaceutical manufacturing processes. The intern will virtually join our team of scientists, engineers, and data scientists working on deep learning for machine vision applications.

A successful internship will comprise the student liaising with our Operations partners to understand the machine vision challenges we face in our manufacturing processes and collaborating with teammates to demonstrate cutting-edge technological improvements. The internship will provide opportunities to learn the Amgen manufacturing and business processes, and the intern will gain experience in data science, coding, big data, deep learning, and machine vision with support from our team of subject matter experts. The program will conclude with a presentation of the intern's results to the department.

Basic qualifications:

Amgen requires that all individuals applying for a grad internship or a co-op assignment at Amgen must meet the following criteria:

18 years or older

Currently enrolled in a full time Bachelor's Degree program from an accredited college or university with a 3.0 minimum GPA or equivalent

Completion of one year of study from an accredited college or university prior to the internship commencing

Enrolled in a full time Bachelor's degree program following the potential internship or co-op assignment with an accredited college or university

Must not be employed at the time the internship starts

Preferred qualifications:

Interest(s) in biotechnology, pharmaceutical manufacturing, process development, data science, artificial intelligence (deep learning, machine learning), machine vision, and/or coding

Completed two academic years of undergraduate study by the start of the internship

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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.