Sr. Associate Data Engineer - US Remote

Job description


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


Senior Associate Data Engineer

What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing, and delivering creative 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 uses 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.

Job Summary

Are you eager to take your full stack software engineering and team leadership skills and use them to create new digital automated processes? Would you like to work for a team that is continuously simplifying processes and building automation to advance our business of life-changing biotech medicines? Amgen is using the latest technologies in the cloud computing Infrastructure, ML/AI algorithms, robotic automation, Process Intelligence, DevSecOps practices, Platform as a Service, and other modern automation technologies to build new drug therapies for patients that address grievous illnesses.

We are seeking a Software Engineer to fill a position in Amgen's Process Simplification and Automation team. Our teams are group of high-energy, motivated doers that want to improve the lives of our stakeholders through continuous productivity improvement via the use of automation software technologies.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ability to analyze large data sets and experience in data transformations, working with databases, and ETL processes, data pipelines, establishing connections to data sources
  • Set up and maintain data models/structures that would be the basis for analysis and work closely with segment teams

  • Collaborate with IT system experts to ensure the IT systems are set up correctly to gather all relevant information and support the most effective data structures

  • Maintain and extend existing data processing pipelines

  • Transform / Configure the source data into Execution Management format through SQL/ETL methods

  • Own data integration, data requirements, and data models that support analyses

  • Configure KPIs and create dashboards based on requirements

  • Generate ideas and suggestions for process and technical improvements for platforms and processes supported by the team

  • Use strong verbal and written communication skills that non-technical business and end-users can understand

  • Develop best practices for solution and tool frameworks, leveraging standard naming conventions, scripting and coding practices to ensure consistency of data solution

  • Participates in the development of policies and procedures to achieve specific goals


What we expect of you

Basic Qualification

  • Master’s degree
  • OR
  • Bachelor’s degree and 2 years of software development and business analysis experience
  • OR
  • Associate’s degree and 6 years of software development and business analysis experience
  • OR
  • High school diploma / GED and 8 years of software development and business analysis experience

Preferred Qualification

  • 4-6 years’ experience preferred
  • 3+ years of Data Warehouse/Data Lake development experience preferred

  • 2+ years of Celonis and/or UiPath Discovery Experience

  • Experience with data platforms including GCP, SAP HANA, My SQL and SQL Server preferred

  • Expert knowledge of BI Reporting and Data Discovery tools.

  • Experience with business-critical applications.

  • Experience on large-scale implementation programs preferred.

  • Experience with SAP or integrating to SAP

  • Data Modeling and Architecting Data solutions small to large scale preferred

  • Experience with Cloud Native Technologies

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

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 Plan—comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits—with 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.

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.

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