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Biostatistical Programming Senior Manager (Product Lead Programmer)

Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
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Job ID: R-98973
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360
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Amgen Global Statistical Programming Department (GSP) is seeking a Biostatistical Programming Senior Manager (Product Lead Programmer) to lead a group of Oncology products. This Senior Manager will be accountable and responsible for GSP study results and submission activities for the assigned product areas.

  • Set and drive forward the programming strategies, such as, functional standards and industry requirements for the assigned product areas globally
  • Plan and supervise progress of projects and address issues accordingly
  • Support GSP Functional Service Provider (FSP) model and provide oversight for assigned products
  • Provide GSP product level input to developing and running resource plans and budgets for GSP
  • Lead and/or participate in departmental process improvement initiatives and cross-functional working groups
  • Assist in study and system audits by internal and external bodies
  • Develop, review and implement Policies, SOPs and other controlled documents affecting GSP globally
  • Provide hands-on support as the need arises
  • Provide mentorship to staff
  • Provide input into career development plans for all staff on assigned projects

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree and 2 years Statistical Programming in Pharmaceutical Industry experience


Master's degree and 6 years Statistical Programming in Pharmaceutical Industry experience


Bachelor's degree and 8 years Statistical Programming in Pharmaceutical Industry experience


Associate's degree and 10 years Statistical Programming in Pharmaceutical Industry experience


High school diploma /GED and 12 years Statistical Programming in Pharmaceutical Industry experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience following a formal software development lifecycle
  • Ability to train others
  • Familiar with other programming languages (e.g. Java, R, or S-Plus)
  • In depth knowledge of SAS Graph, SAS STAT, SAS Macro and SQL
  • Prior regulatory submission experience
  • Detailed understanding and experience with data quality and compliance checks (e.g. P21E)
  • 8+ years of relevant statistical programming experience in a clinical development environment
  • Experience working successfully in a globally dispersed team environment with cross-cultural partners
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Prior staff development leadership and project management experience
  • Sophisticated SAS analysis and reporting skills
  • Ability to lead and manage programmers in the successful and timely completion of all programming activities for a study or multiple studies from end to end
  • Ability to successfully perform sophisticated statistical programming and related tasks
  • Experience working on studies of all phases

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.

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: 2020-05-06 Expires: 2020-06-06

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