Amgen

Sr Associate Software Engineer

Employer
Amgen
Location
Thousand Oaks, CA
Posted
Jul 12, 2021
Ref
R-116680
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
Amgen is seeking a highly motivated Senior Associate Software Engineer to join our Next Generation Trial Execution Program Primary responsibilities:
  • Build systems to enable end to end solutions in support of Drug development activities to discover lead drug candidates
  • Hands-on Software development using agile methodology & DevOps frameworks (Jenkins, JIRA, Confluence, GitHub) with successful experience working in a distributed and collaborative team environment
  • Evaluate and utilize industry ground breaking technologies to meet business needs
  • Advance the IS strategy for NGTE with business differentiated platforms and technology capabilities
Provide technical support and training for Amgens Clinical Design, Development, and Analysis software application platformBasic Qualifications:
  • Masters degree
  • OR
  • Bachelors degree and 2 years of software development and business analysis experience
  • OR
  • Associates degree and 6 years of software development and business analysis experience
  • OR
  • High school diploma / GED and 8 years of software development and business analysis experience
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in Software Engineering with a consistent record of specification, design and development.
  • Experience using one or more general purpose programming languages, including but not limited to: Java, C, C++, Python, Go, C#, or JavaScript.
  • Experienced in REST API development and/or consumption.
  • Solid grasp in relational databases with a proficiency in SQL. Experience in designing and supporting web applications including familiarity with web technologies and frameworks (Ext JS, D3.js, React)
  • Demonstrable experience working with agile methodology & DevOps frameworks (Jenkins, JIRA, Confluence, GitHub) with successful experience working in a distributed and collaborative team environment
  • Experience in solving problems and debugging applications.
  • Possesses strong learning agility and technical know-how - ability to breakdown complex topics issues and into measurable plans for team execution
  • Drive high quality technical designs and solutions
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Resourcefulness, flexibility and ability to learn on the job
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Masters Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Business, Engineering or the Life Sciences
  • Expertise in translating business requirements to technical requirements and recommend solutions!
  • Data analysis and reporting experience by using analytics, visualization and database technologies (Oracle, PL SQL, Spotfire, Tableau, Python)
  • Experience working with container technologies (e.g., Docker) and developing microservices
Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve peoples lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the worlds leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.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.Ready to Apply for the Job?We highly recommend utilizing Workday's robust Career Profile feature to complete the application process. A link to update your profile is available when you click Apply. You can then complete your Workday profile in minutes with the Upload My Experience functionality to upload an updated copy of your resume or you can simply edit the individual sections of your Career Profile.Please note that you should be in your current position for at least 18 months before applying to internal positions. Staff must notify their current manager if invited for an interview. In addition, Staff are ineligible to apply for open positions if (a) their performance is currently being managed on a performance improvement plan (PIP) or other locally utilized formal coaching document or (b) their most recent performance rating was not a Partially Meets Expectations or higher. Please visit our Internal Transfer Guidelines for more detailed information
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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.