Amgen

Information Technology Business Analyst

Employer
Amgen
Location
Los Angeles, CA
Posted
Jul 14, 2021
Ref
R-123174
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time

We are seeking a Information Technology Business Analyst to join our team to develop an insight driven capability focused on integrated product surveillance. As part of this role, you engage with both the business users and stakeholders to elicit product requirements and perform data analysis and metrics definition activities as part of a product team of data scientists, business analysts, and software engineers. The team will rely on your understanding of data and business logic along with the ability to effectively interface with business users to drive clarity around usage and features while building this visionary capability for Amgen.

Responsibilities

  • Plan, prioritize, and manage feature backlog and product roadmap
  • Lead requirements and user story definition sessions with key business users and stakeholders
  • Perform data analysis across multiple areas of data to drive understanding and documentation of business logic behind key metrics
  • Lead sessions to document and drive understanding and alignment across business groups on metrics definition and data usage
  • Eliciting business requirements to developing user stories for system functionality
  • Ensuring business processes are documented and the system requirements and solutions meet business needs
  • Engage with key vendors and platform owners to understand functionality and how those platforms can be leveraged to solve business problems
  • Lead development of user guides or documentation on system functionality
  • Play an active role in mitigating impediments impacting successful team completion of release / sprint goals

Basic Qualifications

Masters degree and 3 years of relevant experience
OR
Bachelors degree and 5 years of relevant experience
OR
Associates degree and 10 years of relevant experience
OR
High school diploma / GED and 12 years of relevant


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years exp working in Global Environment
  • Experience working with business stakeholders to identify complex functionality and translate it into application requirements
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Analytical skills and techniques to evaluate interpret and resolve complex situations/problems using multiple sources of information

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience performing data analysis across areas one or more areas of the business to derive business logic to support key metrics
  • Experience working as part of an agile team and authoring development ready user stories
  • Intellectual curiosity and the ability to question thought partners across functional areas
  • Ability to explain complex technical concepts to non-technical clients
  • Familiar with Tableau, Spotfire, or other visual analytics platforms
  • Experience in biotechnology or other healthcare environment
  • Sharp learning agility, problem solving and analytical thinking
  • Ability to lead and influence clients, other business analysts, and technical team members
  • Experience with Atlassian products such as Jira and Confluence
  • Familiarity with GxP computer system validation

Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.

We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Amgen provides benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.
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.

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 ght 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.


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.