Biomedical Data Stewardship Mgr

Los Angeles, CA
Oct 23, 2021
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time


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

Biomedical Data Stewardship Manager


What you will do

Lets do this. Lets change the world. In this vital role you will create and uphold data standards and develop metrics to support the Design & Innovation function within the Center for Design & Analysis.

  • Design, define, and review data quality edit check standards for inclusion in the library of data standards
  • Design, define, and review clinical trial data collection standards for inclusion in the library of data standards
  • Develop and maintain processes for the design and implementation of data quality edit check and clinical trial data collection standards
  • Consult with study teams on the implementation of data standards
  • Manage data standards content in a metadata repository (MDR)
  • Review and audit study-level implementation of standards content for compliance
  • Develop and compile metrics for communicating outcomes of data standard compliance reviews/audits
  • Provide additional support for the adoption of standards
  • Drive and facilitate the expansion of standards across Amgen Global Development

What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to help patients. The strong professional we seek is a specialist with these qualifications.

  • Knowledge/experience of data collection, analysis, and reporting in drug development and clinical trials processes
  • Collaborate on global cross-functional teams
  • Experience in project management, documentation writing, training, and compliance
  • Interest in process improvement methodologies
  • Use of software and data applications within drug development
  • Appreciation of computer system architecture and hardware
  • Experience with utilizing metadata repository systems to curate and maintain standards-related assets
Basic Qualifications
  • Doctoral degree
  • Masters degree and 3 years of clinical experience
  • Bachelors degree and 5 years of clinical experience
  • Associate degree and 10 years of clinical experience
  • High school diploma / GED and 12 years of clinical experience
Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelors or masters degree in statistics/ biostatistics, programming, life science, computer science, business administration or related subject area
  • 5+ years cumulative work experience in data management, biostatistics or programming in Pharmaceutical / Biotechnology industry
  • 3+ years experience in a global organization
  • Strong facilitation, influencing, and negotiation skills
  • Builds and maintains partnerships
  • Project planning and management
  • Process improvement leadership
  • Participation in the development of policies and SOPs
  • Effective communication skills (written and oral)

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 Plancomprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefitswith compensation and benefits rated above 4 stars (out of 5) on Glassdoor
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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.

Amgen requires all staff in the United States and Puerto Rico to be vaccinated from COVID 19 as a condition of employment. In accordance with applicable law, Amgen will provide reasonable accommodations to staff members who qualify on the basis of a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance. Such accommodation may not pose an undue hardship to Amgen, its operations, or its staff.