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Associate IS Governance and Assurance

Amgen
Tampa, FL 33602
  • Job Code
    114885979
Amgen

Job ID: R-84996
Location: Tampa, FL, US 33602

Amgen is seeking an Associate IS Governance and Assurance who will report to the Manager, Information Security, and will be based at Amgen's Capability Center in Tampa, Florida.

At Amgen, our mission is simple: to serve patients. Our new Tampa Capability Center provides essential services that enable us to better pursue this mission. This state-of-the art center serves as a base for finance, information systems, cyber security and human resources professionals to make a meaningful impact at one of the world's leading biotechnology companies.

The IS Governance and Assurance Specialist within Amgen's Global Information Protection organization plays a critical role in maintaining and advancing the internal security controls environment and contributes to second line of defense information assurance activities for the Amgen IS organization!

The individual will support assigned capabilities within the Global Information Protection team, with a focus on information assurance activities like maintaining Amgen's security controls library, facilitating security assessments and advising on improvements of IT controls. This role will require strong collaboration with the GIP Team, service owners, engineers and other internal partners to maintain and enhance Amgen's Information Assurance capabilities.

Key Responsibilities

You will bring forth out of the box thinking, an agile mindset and proven domain expertise and innate understanding of IS controls to empower IS process and product owners to build and maintain IT solutions with compliance, by design.

You will perform the following activities and any additional tasks required to support Amgen's IT internal controls environment:
  • Maintain and update the information security control library
  • Assist in operating effectiveness testing of IT controls, including user access management, change management and computer operations for complex IT systems
  • Facilitate responses to internal and external security assessments and follow-up on recommendations and audit commitments.
  • Assess the risks of IT audit findings, identify mitigating controls based on IT process framework continual improvement
  • Understand and map IT and business processes, evaluate controls' design and functionality in various IT security processes
  • Advise project teams, application owners and other Information Security teams on information security controls
  • Participate in projects or initiatives where a security controls specialist is needed, with a focus on addressing risks by ensuring appropriate security controls are implemented
  • Working with cross-functional teams as part of the security control assessments
  • Collaborate, maintain and build relationships with Amgen and other parties that may impact Information Security services and technologies
  • Ensure quality of work and timeliness across different functional deliverables; take ownership of issues and coordinate through to completion
  • Providing input and ideas based on industry standards and actual experience to help evolve the security governance and assurance areas
  • Keeping up-to-date with changing technology environments, security assessment and risk management methodologies and standards


Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree

OR

Associate's degree and 4 years of Information Systems experience

OR

High school diploma / GED and 6 years of Information Systems experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • 2+ years of IT Audit, Information Technology / Security assurance, enterprise IT compliance or IT risk management experience
  • Working knowledge of information security principles and international standards for information security (e.g. ISO/IEC 27000 series)
  • Experience within healthcare, biotechnology/pharma or other regulated industries
  • Experience working with various technologies, IT frameworks and methodologies
  • Proven ability to understand the concepts of new cloud technologies and other paradigms such as emerging Big Data technologies, lean methodologies to propose appropriate controls and compliance mentorship
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to explain technical matters to a non-technical audience
  • Possess strong organizational and collaboration skills
  • Experience in working in a cross-functional, multi-cultural environment
  • Exceptional teamwork encompassing cross-functional teams, peer relationships, informing, understanding and appreciating differences
  • Obtained or working towards one or more industry recognized certifications, including but not limited to: CompTIA Security+, CISA, CISM, CRISC, SSCP, CISSP


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

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.

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<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-84996<br/><b>Location: </b>Tampa, FL, US 33602<br/><br/>Amgen is seeking an Associate IS Governance and Assurance who will report to the Manager, Information Security, and will be based at Amgen's Capability Center in Tampa, Florida.<br><br>At Amgen, our mission is simple: to serve patients. Our new Tampa Capability Center provides essential services that enable us to better pursue this mission. This state-of-the art center serves as a base for finance, information systems, cyber security and human resources professionals to make a meaningful impact at one of the world's leading biotechnology companies.<br><br>The IS Governance and Assurance Specialist within Amgen's Global Information Protection organization plays a critical role in maintaining and advancing the internal security controls environment and contributes to second line of defense information assurance activities for the Amgen IS organization!<br><br>The individual will support assigned capabilities within the Global Information Protection team, with a focus on information assurance activities like maintaining Amgen's security controls library, facilitating security assessments and advising on improvements of IT controls. This role will require strong collaboration with the GIP Team, service owners, engineers and other internal partners to maintain and enhance Amgen's Information Assurance capabilities.<br><br><b> Key Responsibilities </b><br><br>You will bring forth out of the box thinking, an agile mindset and proven domain expertise and innate understanding of IS controls to empower IS process and product owners to build and maintain IT solutions with compliance, by design.<br><br>You will perform the following activities and any additional tasks required to support Amgen's IT internal controls environment:<br><ul><li>Maintain and update the information security control library</li><li>Assist in operating effectiveness testing of IT controls, including user access management, change management and computer operations for complex IT systems</li><li>Facilitate responses to internal and external security assessments and follow-up on recommendations and audit commitments.</li><li>Assess the risks of IT audit findings, identify mitigating controls based on IT process framework continual improvement</li><li>Understand and map IT and business processes, evaluate controls' design and functionality in various IT security processes</li><li>Advise project teams, application owners and other Information Security teams on information security controls</li><li>Participate in projects or initiatives where a security controls specialist is needed, with a focus on addressing risks by ensuring appropriate security controls are implemented</li><li>Working with cross-functional teams as part of the security control assessments</li><li>Collaborate, maintain and build relationships with Amgen and other parties that may impact Information Security services and technologies</li><li>Ensure quality of work and timeliness across different functional deliverables; take ownership of issues and coordinate through to completion</li><li>Providing input and ideas based on industry standards and actual experience to help evolve the security governance and assurance areas</li><li>Keeping up-to-date with changing technology environments, security assessment and risk management methodologies and standards</li></ul><br><br><b> Basic Qualifications </b><br><br>Bachelor's degree<br><br>OR<br><br>Associate's degree and 4 years of Information Systems experience<br><br>OR<br><br>High school diploma / GED and 6 years of Information Systems experience<br><br><b> Preferred Qualifications </b><br><ul><li>2+ years of IT Audit, Information Technology / Security assurance, enterprise IT compliance or IT risk management experience</li><li>Working knowledge of information security principles and international standards for information security (e.g. ISO/IEC 27000 series)</li><li>Experience within healthcare, biotechnology/pharma or other regulated industries</li><li>Experience working with various technologies, IT frameworks and methodologies</li><li>Proven ability to understand the concepts of new cloud technologies and other paradigms such as emerging Big Data technologies, lean methodologies to propose appropriate controls and compliance mentorship</li><li>Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to explain technical matters to a non-technical audience</li><li>Possess strong organizational and collaboration skills</li><li>Experience in working in a cross-functional, multi-cultural environment</li><li>Exceptional teamwork encompassing cross-functional teams, peer relationships, informing, understanding and appreciating differences</li><li>Obtained or working towards one or more industry recognized certifications, including but not limited to: CompTIA Security+, CISA, CISM, CRISC, SSCP, CISSP</li></ul><br><br>We understand that to successfully sustain and grow as a global enterprise and deliver for patients - we must ensure a diverse and inclusive work environment.<br><br>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.<br><br>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.<br><br>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.<br><br>Join Us <br> <br> 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. <br> <br> 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. <br> <br> 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. <br> <br> 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.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/wyzq21tPzdbmCJVoiqDdG"> <p>PI114885979</p>

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