HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?
Youve worked hard to become the professional you are today and are now ready to take the next step in your career. How will you put your skills, experience and passion to work toward your goals? 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. Come do your best work alongside other innovative, driven professionals in this meaningful role.
Observational Research ManagerLive
What you will do
Do you want an exciting position working with multiple teams to generate real-world evidence supporting a wide variety of business needs?
The growing demand for real-world evidence (RWE) from regulatory and reimbursement authorities makes observational research a key component of drug development and commercialization. Amgen's Center for Observational Research (CfOR) is a global organization with an industry-leading analytical capability that generates RWE to support business needs across a products lifecycle. CfOR scientists partner with internal collaborators and industry experts to craft, conduct, interpret, and publish observational research that advises decision-making from the early development of a molecule to the design of clinical trials and the safety and efficacy of Amgen medicines. CfOR studies include but are not limited to evidence generation regarding the frequency and distribution of disease, the clinical burden of disease, the natural history or clinical course of the disease, the design of clinical trials, treatment cost, and utilization patterns, and the safety and efficiency of therapeutic interventions.
Amgen is searching for an Observational Research Manager (Epidemiology). This manager will have responsibilities for research activities on product-facing teams in the therapeutic area of cardiometabolic disease. A CfOR Manager is recognized as a strong scientific contributor and is a first or contributing author for papers in peer-reviewed journals, abstracts for scientific congresses, or internal reports that improve the companys mission.
Implements/manages descriptive epidemiologic studies to characterize the incidence/prevalence of disease in US, EU, Asia, and emerging market countries
Implements/manages research projects involving the analysis of multiple types of data including medical claims, electronic health records, and prospective observational cohort studies
Provides safety research support across the life cycle of Amgen products, supports the development of risk management plans, and implements pharmacovigilance studies
Conducts literature reviews and prepares research reports and scientific manuscripts
Stays abreast of the latest developments in the field of observational research and drug development
Promotes awareness, understanding, and use of observational research methods
Communicates significant scientific information to a variety of audiences
What we expect of you
We are all different, yet we all use our outstanding contributions to serve patients. What we seek in you as an expert professional, are these qualifications and skills:Basic Qualifications:
Doctorate degree OR
Master's degree and 3 years of observational research experience OR
Bachelor's Degree and 5 years of observational research experience OR
Associates degree and 10 years of observational research experience OR
High school diploma / GED & 12 observational research experience
Doctorate in Epidemiology or other subject with high observational research content
Experience in the design, execution, and analysis of observational research studies within a Pharmaceutical or Public Health setting
Experience in research to support drug development
Experience working with secondary data systems, including administrative claims, EMR, registries
Experience in observational research project planning and management
Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
Experience working in multi-disciplinary teams
What you can expect of us
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.
Amgen offers a Total Rewards Plan comprising health and welfare plans for staff and eligible dependents, financial plans with opportunities to save towards retirement or other goals, work/life balance, and career development opportunities including:
Comprehensive employee benefits package, including a Retirement and Savings Plan with generous company contributions, group medical, dental, and vision coverage, life and disability insurance, and flexible spending accounts.
A discretionary annual bonus program, or for field sales representatives, a sales-based incentive plan
Stock-based long-term incentives
Award-winning time-off plans and bi-annual company-wide shutdowns
Flexible work models, including remote work arrangements, where possible
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