Amgen

Applied Data Science Director

Employer
Amgen
Location
Thousand Oaks, CA
Posted
Jun 09, 2021
Ref
R-117562
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time


HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?

If you feel like youre part of something bigger, its because you are. At Amgen, our shared missionto serve patientsdrives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the worlds leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve togetherresearching, manufacturing, and delivering ever-better products that reach over 10 million patients worldwide. Its time for a career you can be proud of. Join us.

Statistical Programming Data Architecture & Programming

Live

What you will do

Lets do this. Lets change the world. In this vital role you will be a hands on technical leader developing and creating innovative technologies, architecture, solutions that will enable Amgen's Statistical Programming to realize software solutions that enable automation, process efficiency, and develop new technical capabilities.

Job Description

  • Hands on development and programming of analytics and visualization solutions that support clinical trial solutions enabling Amgen clinical trial execution and clinical data analysis.
  • Design, write, test, and validate analytics and visualization solutions to support clinical trial design and the identification of operational risk
  • Implement both internally developed and externally provided analytics and visualization solutions that support clinical trial design and the identification of operational risk
  • Provide business ownership for the Statistical Tools and Data Analysis across the GSP data sciences efforts

Win

What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The technical professional we seek is results driven with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree, in Computer / Data Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Life Sciences or other relevant scientific subject
  • 5 years leading large technology & programming initiatives
  • Extensive software and / or report development experience
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills
  • Prior experience working as a Data Analyst

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters degree, in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Life Sciences or other relevant scientific subject
  • 8+ years leading large technology & programming initiatives
  • Prior recruitment, management and staff development experience
  • A working knowledge of one or more relevant industry data standards (e.g., CDISC SDTM, CDISC ADaM, HL7 BRIDG, OMOP)
  • Drug Development (pre-, early, late and/or observational) in related industries or academic research)
  • A proven track record in delivering innovative software solutions
  • Experience in leveraging data and analytics to inform clinical trial design or clinical trial operations or clinical data submissions
  • A working knowledge of statistics and / or machine learning
  • Experience working effectively in a globally dispersed team environment
  • Experience working in a regulated environment

Thrive

What you can expect of us

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.

  • Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization
  • 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

Apply now

for a career that defies imagination

In our quest to serve patients above all else, Amgen is the first to imagine, and the last to doubt. Join us.

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Equal Opportunity Statement

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation. #GDO2021


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.