Specialist IS Business Systems Analyst
Location:
Thousand Oaks , California
Posted:
February 07, 2017
Reference:
R-32991
Amgen is seeking a Specialist IS Business System Analyst at its main headquarters in Thousand Oaks, CA to join the Global Commercial Operations IS (GCOIS) Organization and provide subject matter expertise and technical leadership to assist the US Business Operations. The Specialist Business Analyst acts as an intermediary between the business and the technical communities working with IS project teams and business clients to collect, clarify, and translate business requirements into documentation and conceptual design (using appropriate tools and models) from which solutions are developed.
GCOIS is responsible for partnering with Amgen's Global Commercial Operations organization to deliver technology services and solutions that achieve corporate strategies and business plans. This role will service US Business Operations (USBO).
Travel: Domestic and International travel up to 10% may be essential.
Responsibilities
Develop and execute US Commercial Master Data Management (MDM) and Field Alignment Roadmap and Strategy
Contributes to the success of Global Commercial Operations IS functions by making fundamental improvements in how information is managed and business processes are operated.
Assist in developing the overall strategic direction, vision and standards around MDM business services
Coordinate governance processes focusing on the quality, consistency, usability, and availability of Customer, Product and Alignment information to the business and downstream systems
Partner with business clients to develop and coordinate service level agreements, provide service KPIs and ensure ongoing application stability
Focus on commercial data governance and establish governance processes around data, reference data management and key performance indicators to ensure an integrated definition of data, and to ensure the accuracy, validity, and reusability of data
Create appropriate standards, processes and tools to promote and facilitate a consistent approach for the acquisition of data sources focusing on the integrity and security of all data sources
Basic Qualifications
Doctorate degree
OR Master's degree and 3 years of Information Systems and Business Analysis experience
OR Bachelor's degree and 5 years of Information Systems and Business Analysis experience
OR Associate's degree and 10 years of Information Systems and Business Analysis experience
OR High school diploma/GED and 12 years of Information Systems and Business Analysis experience
Preferred Qualifications
Strong data management and governance experience with pharmaceutical business knowledge along with technical aptitude in defining and implementing MDM solutions
Experience in Global Commercial pharmaceuticals; Knowledge of Master Data Management (MDM) and Data Quality tools, processes and systems
Experience delivering robust data management solutions to enable data across its lifecycle and deliver commercial data efficiently, consistently, and with adherence to data quality standards
Solid experience / knowledge of all areas of IT (Application Development, Data Management and Infrastructure)
Experience with IS technologies and processes
Leverages the combination of prior experience, problem solving skills, and client engagement skills to drive commercial operations business towards excellence
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.
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.


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