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Senior Associate - Clinical Pharmacology Modeling & Simulation

Thousand Oaks, California
Start date
Feb 3, 2024

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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.

Senior Associate - Clinical Pharmacology Modeling & Simulation


What you will do

Lets do this. Lets change the world. The Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Modeling, and Simulation (CPMS) within Amgen is dedicated to the development of novel, effective, and safe medicines. We are seeking a highly qualified Senior Associate to join the CPMS group in Thousand Oaks, California.

In this vital role, you will contribute to Amgens multimodality development portfolio by conducting formal and ad-hoc clinical pharmacology data analyses, summarizing data and results in clinical study report documents, performing quality control, reviewing pharmacokinetic datasets, and adhering to applicable regulatory guidance (ie, good clinical practices [GCP]). In addition, the successful candidate will possess good written and oral communication skills, the ability to work well in teams, demonstrate technical aptitude, and have a strong work ethic. The individual will also be responsible for reviewing and complying with all applicable SOPs, business practices, and company policies.

  • Execution of formal and ad-hoc data analysis and report writing of clinical pharmacology data with a strong emphasis on quality and meeting timelines

  • Review and quality control of analyses and reports to ensure accuracy and consistency in accordance with standard processes

  • Work closely with CPMS and other team members, effectively communicate with project team representatives, and actively participate and collaborate cross-functionally


What we expect of you

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

Basic Qualifications:
  • Masters degree OR

  • Bachelors degree and 2 years of relevant pharmaceutical or biotech experience OR

  • Associate's degree and 4 years of relevant pharmaceutical or biotech experience OR

  • High school diploma or GED and 6 years of relevant pharmaceutical or biotech experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in life sciences such as biology, chemistry, or related field.

  • Experience conducting clinical pharmacology data analysis and report writing

  • Experienced in working with Phoenix analysis software and with SAS datasets

  • Skilled in using Microsoft Office software (ie, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)

  • Familiar with the drug development process, regulatory guidelines, analysis methodology, and clinical pharmacology studies

  • Able to work under tight deadlines

  • Strong analytical, writing, communication, organization, and teamwork skills


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

Apply now

for a career that defies imagination

Objects in your future are closer than they appear. Join us.

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.

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.


We are all different, yet we have this in common: our mission to serve patients. This sense of shared purpose is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. It guides us as we continue to launch new medicines and reach millions of patients worldwide.

We live the mission.

We win together.

We thrive on continual challenge.

Our team of 22,000+ scientists and professionals worldwide bring distinct perspectives and experiences to all we do. We leverage our global talent to achieve together—to research, manufacture and deliver ever-better products and greater depth to our mission.

At Amgen, there is a strong correlation between our high level of diversity and performance. Because addressing issues with a wider range of perspectives and approaches leads to more creative problem-solving. Together, we’re transforming the promise of science and biotechnology into therapies that have the power to restore health.

Connect with us to explore how you can Win, Live, and Thrive at Amgen.

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