Amgen

Specialist IS Business Analyst

Employer
Amgen
Location
Thousand Oaks, CA
Posted
Jun 24, 2022
Ref
R-145256
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time

HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?

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.

Senior IS Business Systems Analyst

Live

What you will do

Lets do this. Lets change the world. In this vital role you will support the Process Development organization with a focus on Digital Lab Program. This individual will contribute to the success of DTI functions by making fundamental improvements in how information is managed, business processes are operated, physical processes are controlled, and workflow is directed. The Analyst will efficiently achieve the integration and orchestration of all activities required for product development and will participate in strategic cross-functional meetings to facilitate the optimization of processes through implementation of solutions that enable enterprise-wide information knowledge management.

Key responsibilities of the Business Systems Analyst include:
  • Actively engages with business users to analyze business needs, gather and document business and solution requirements guided by best practices in Holistic Lab, Instrument Data Acquisition, and Business Reporting requirements against the Enterprise Data Lake

  • Works with cross-functional representatives across all Process Development functions and sites to align Product Development processes with Holistic Lab and integrated technology capabilities

  • Works across business organizations to create and maintain an integrated Holistic Lab approach to process development, manufacturing, and quality

  • Collaborates with IS Architects and System Owners to design an integrated solution across HL, Enterprise Data Lake (EDL), Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), and lab instrument solutions

  • Provides guidance to project teams on defining business needs, articulating solutions and approaches for addressing business needs, and presenting business cases for proposed solutions

  • Oversees a team of contractors and provides guidance as necessary to ensure the delivery of defined work

  • Works with the integration solution architects and designers to design integrated solutions across systems within the company environment e.g. data flows. Review project deliverables throughout development to ensure quality and traceability to requirements and adherence to all quality management plans and standards. Participate in quality management reviews.

  • Ability to work with and drive Agile project methodology

Win

What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The outstanding professional we seek is a candidate with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree OR

Masters degree and 3 years of Information Systems experience OR

Bachelors degree and 5 years of Information Systems experience OR

Associates degree and 10 years of Information Systems experience OR

High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Information Systems experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong team player who can collaborate with colleagues on complex tasks and can provide leadership through influence to achieve the required results

  • Good overall understanding of business, manufacturing, and laboratory systems common in the pharmaceutical industry, as well as the integration of these systems through applicable standards

  • Solid depth or breadth of expertise with BIOVIA's Workbook, ULM (Unified Lab Management), CISPro, Compose and Pipeline Pilot OR similar experiment management solutions

  • Understanding of computer system validation & SDLC in biotech manufacturing and laboratory areas

  • Ability to translate the business needs into use cases/process flows

  • Knowledge of Software Architecture and the structure of software solutions

  • Ability to master, with minimal support, new IS technologies and processes (from end user to system admin)

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Able to multi-task and stay focused on priorities in a fast paced environment to meet deadlines, including the ability to be comfortable and function effectively in an environment of ambiguity

  • Additional requirements include accountability/ownership of tasks/projects, project management skills, excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, ability to execute multiple concurrent work streams, ability to work in cross-functional teams

  • Experience with Agile project methodologies (experience as scrum master preferred).

Thrive

Some of the vast rewards of working here

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, we also 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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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.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided 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 accommodation.

Amgen requires all staff in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada 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.