29 days old

Data Strategy and Governance Manager

Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
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Job ID: R-98629
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360

Amgen is a values-based organization with a powerful sense of shared purpose toward our mission: to serve patients. Within Global Commercial Operations (GCO), we provide the capabilities, resources, and rewards of a global enterprise, while maintaining the entrepreneurialism and verve that marked our early days as a biotechnology pioneer. We encourage our team members to have fulfilling and meaningful careers through challenging assignments, career development, and valuable opportunities!

The Data Strategy and Governance Manager works in collaboration with U.S. Commercial Information Management partners to oversee and lead a comprehensive U.S. Commercial Data Strategy and Governance program that ensures centralized data acquisition, intake, issue resolution, management, and governance across all U.S. Commercial cross-functional areas and systems.

The Commercial Data & Analytics (cD&A) Data Strategy and Governance Manager works with the cD&A Data Strategy and Governance Director to help run Commercial data suppliers, contract with Specialty Pharmacies, and implement our governance program across US and Global Commercial data/systems.

This key position collaborates with all cD&A functions as well as cross-functionally across Amgen (i.e. CfOR, DHI, GSS, Sales, Marketing, V&A, SPC, Field Excellence, IS/iDNA, Compliance, Privacy, and Legal) to lead our data processes end-to-end data (intake, planning, delivery, and performance management).

Key responsibilities include, but not limited to:
  • Handles data intake, acquisition, delivery, and performance of Commercial data assets
  • Collaborates with cross functional partners and aligns to our One Amgen approach to data contracting
  • Champions and leads the development and maintenance of the Commercial Data catalog (inventory of all data resources and relevant information re: those assets)
  • Provides subject matter expertise and counsels partners on existing data assets and how they can be used for analysis/insight generation
  • Oversees select data suppliers and partners with leadership on contract negotiation
  • Continually scans marketplace and suggests new data sources to address data gaps in an integrated manner
  • Develops data standards and policies in conjunction with leadership and partners
  • Ensures all Compliance, Privacy, and Legal processes are adhered to and considered when purchasing, ingesting, and using data
  • Optimizes awareness of data assets via concise and timely communication of available data sources
  • Serves as liaison between data suppliers and cD&A, IS/iDNA, Field Excellence, and V&A to ensure ongoing monitoring and timely resolution on data related issues
  • Provides end to end project management to ensure requests for data are fulfilled compliantly and effectively
  • Oversees vendors, partners with GSS and leadership on contracting processes, and establishes SLAs
  • Provides training and communication to all Amgen partners, seeking to enhance data knowledge and increase utilization across our data sources
  • Accountable for budget tracking alongside the cD&A Data Strategy and Governance Senior Associate and SPOE Budget Coordinator

Relocation is not provided for this position.

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree


Master's degree and 2 years of project or data management experience


Bachelor's degree and 4 years of project or data management experience


Associates degree and 10 years of project or data management experience


High school diploma / GED and 12 years of project or data management experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in business, computer science, or data management
  • 3+ years of project and/or data management related experience gained in biotechnology, pharmaceutical, or healthcare industries
  • Strong communication and project management skills
  • Excellent diplomacy and facilitation skills; able to work cross-functionally and with external suppliers
  • General knowledge, understanding, and ability to interpret and translate data needs for Business partners
  • Strong desire to fulfill Amgen's mission of serving patients
  • Aligned to building an atmosphere that promotes Diversity, Inclusion, and a sense of belonging for all team members
  • Strong business acuity and demonstrated emotional intelligence
  • Keen awareness and alignment to the crucial roles that Privacy, Compliance, and Legal play within our organization
  • Experience working with key functional areas within GCO
  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite

We understand that to sustain, grow and deliver for patients - we must ensure a diverse and inclusive work environment.

Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do!

We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.

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.

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.



Posted: 2020-04-25 Expires: 2020-05-26

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