Specialist IS Analyst- Global Data Product Owner at Amgen

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Location: Thousand Oaks, California

Job Description:

Job ID: R-87207
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360

Amgen is seeking a Specialist IS Analyst, Data Product Owner (DPO), who will work on our Global Commercial Data & Analytics (GCDNA) team. The DPO will report to the Senior Manager- Data and Analytics and will work out of our Amgen Headquarters in Thousand Oaks, CA. Data engineering & analytics is a rapidly evolving space with a dynamic emerging technologies landscape. This position will play the role of a Functional Data Engineer, with experience working in product teams as a Product Owner. This role will, be responsible for maintaining the CRM (Customer Relationship Management), Pricing Data Products and Analytics.

This role provides an opportunity to work in a Product model delivering new capabilities via ongoing DevOps and quarterly MVPs. He/she will have an opportunity to work hands-on in the latest BI technologies and platforms (Big Data, AWS, Data Bricks, AirFlow, Tableau, etc) to deliver Commercial Analytics to Stakeholders across 4 Regions (US, Europe, JAPAC and Intercontinental).

  • Play the role of Product Owner for one or more of the Global Data Products: CRM, Sales, Pricing.
  • Ensure the Global Commercial Data & Analytics Product Backlog is groomed and contains complete User Stories to be discussed during Sprint Planning ceremonies.
  • Work with different regions to deliver new capabilities via 3-Week Sprints in DevOps and incremental MVPs (Minimum Viable Products).
  • Troubleshoot data issues reported by regions and identifies solutions
  • Maintain data quality rules to ensure the quality of the data is constantly improving
  • Partner with leadership teams in US and RoW (Rest of the World) Commercial Operations to develop and implement effective analytic strategies.
  • Work closely in a client facing role with Software Engineers, data scientist and analysts to provide data-driven solutions.
  • Responsible for defining Release Scope and communicating it to Regional leads.
  • Be a thought-leader from technical and functional perspective to evolve the Data Products and collaborate with Regional Pods and Platform teams to delivery new capabilities.
  • Develop basic understanding of core business problems and identify opportunities to use advanced analytics
  • Be open and flexible in supporting stakeholders from other regions (especially Europe & JAPAC).

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree in Information Systems experience


Master's degree and 2 years of Information Systems experience


Bachelor's degree and 4 years of Information Systems experience


Associate's degree and 10 years of Information Systems experience


High School Diploma /GED and 12 years of Information Systems experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience supporting Commercial Operations (e.g. Sales Force reporting, Patient/Customer analytics, etc.)
  • Analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to interrogate and/or manage large sets
  • Experience with Cloud technologies (preferably AWS) and programming languages like Python
  • Experience with Tableau
  • Passion for innovation, data and "can do" attitude
  • Experience in Agile Product Management Life Cycle and Agile Project Management tool(s)
  • Experience or knowledge of Data Analytical technologies like Databricks, AWS or Tableau is a plus

Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology. Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential. The invaluable contributions of our talented Tampa team will help us develop the vital and innovative medicines that treat serious illness and unmet medical needs around the globe.

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.