1+ months

Sr Associate Software Engineer - Data Protection

Amgen
Denver, CO 80202
  • Job Code
    117414724
Amgen

Job ID: R-91566
Location: Denver, CO, US 80221
Additional Location: US - Florida - Tampa

Amgen is seeking a Senior (Sr.) Associate Software Engineer - Backup who will be part of the Amgen backup team within the Information Systems, Infrastructure Services organization; and is responsible for supporting the enterprise backup environment. The Senior Associate is accountable to provide operational support and MSP oversight for our enterprise backup and restore service impacting over 2PB of geographically dispersed data. The Sr. Associate IS Engineer will report to the Sr. Manager Information Systems. This position will be based remotely in Colorado or out of the Amgen Capability Center in Tampa, Florida.

The Infrastructure Operations team is the global enterprise administration group that manages physical and virtual hosting including private and public cloud hosting options, operating systems, databases, middleware, storage, and backup. The backup and recovery team manage the large scale, enterprise backup software and infrastructure that requires 24x7 up-time and meets compliance requirements.

At Amgen, our mission is simple: to serve patients. Our 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, and human resources professionals to make a meaningful impact at one of the world's leading biotechnology companies.

Primary Responsibilities for this role include the following:
  • Supports the Service Owner, Backup Architect, full time employees, and MSP in the development, delivery, and continuous improvement of the technology service
  • Ensures service is aligned with the key principles of service ownership which includes: meeting the needs of the business, cost effectiveness, scalability, compliance, reliability, and resilience
  • Assist with defining IT strategy and architecture standards and drive projects to adhere to these standards
  • Assist Service Owner and Backup Architect in detailed resource planning for vendors and IT teams based on the prioritized project list
  • Participates in multiple simultaneous strategic projects and large-scale initiatives including business continuity and high availability for mission critical applications
  • Perform necessary backup infrastructure maintenance in accordance with Veritas NetBackup best practices and, Company change management policies
  • Contribute to Runbook Design, Development, and ongoing updates
  • Contribute to ongoing recommendations and best practices, as applicable, for the following areas: Business Continuity, High Availability, Backup, Recovery and Archiving
  • Contribute to Capacity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning and design
  • Provide ITIL Process Planning as applicable


Basic Qualifications

Master's degree

OR

Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Information Systems and Backup Engineer experience

OR

Associate's degree and 6 years of Information Systems and Backup Engineer experience

OR

High school diploma/GED and 8 years of Information Systems and Backup Engineer experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • 2+ Years' experience with NetBackup master server, media server, and appliance technologies
  • 2+ Years' experience with tape libraries, and offsite tape management
  • 1+ Years' experience with off-premise public cloud backup, archiving, and DR solutions
  • Familiarity with NetApp Snapshot's, including SnapVault replication
  • Solid background in backup/data protection and data lifecycle management
  • Strong scripting skills using shell, powershell, python and batch
  • Basic experience with ITIL processes such as Incident/Problem/Configuration/Change management


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.

PI117414724

<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-91566<br/><b>Location: </b>Denver, CO, US 80221<br/><b>Additional Location: </b>US - Florida - Tampa<br/><br/>Amgen is seeking a Senior (Sr.) Associate Software Engineer - Backup who will be part of the Amgen backup team within the Information Systems, Infrastructure Services organization; and is responsible for supporting the enterprise backup environment. The Senior Associate is accountable to provide operational support and MSP oversight for our enterprise backup and restore service impacting over 2PB of geographically dispersed data. The Sr. Associate IS Engineer will report to the Sr. Manager Information Systems. This position will be based remotely in Colorado or out of the Amgen Capability Center in Tampa, Florida.<br><br>The Infrastructure Operations team is the global enterprise administration group that manages physical and virtual hosting including private and public cloud hosting options, operating systems, databases, middleware, storage, and backup. The backup and recovery team manage the large scale, enterprise backup software and infrastructure that requires 24x7 up-time and meets compliance requirements.<br><br>At Amgen, our mission is simple: to serve patients. Our 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, and human resources professionals to make a meaningful impact at one of the world's leading biotechnology companies.<br><br><b>Primary Responsibilities for this role include the following: </b><br><ul><li>Supports the Service Owner, Backup Architect, full time employees, and MSP in the development, delivery, and continuous improvement of the technology service</li><li>Ensures service is aligned with the key principles of service ownership which includes: meeting the needs of the business, cost effectiveness, scalability, compliance, reliability, and resilience</li><li>Assist with defining IT strategy and architecture standards and drive projects to adhere to these standards</li><li>Assist Service Owner and Backup Architect in detailed resource planning for vendors and IT teams based on the prioritized project list</li><li>Participates in multiple simultaneous strategic projects and large-scale initiatives including business continuity and high availability for mission critical applications</li><li>Perform necessary backup infrastructure maintenance in accordance with Veritas NetBackup best practices and, Company change management policies</li><li>Contribute to Runbook Design, Development, and ongoing updates</li><li>Contribute to ongoing recommendations and best practices, as applicable, for the following areas: Business Continuity, High Availability, Backup, Recovery and Archiving</li><li>Contribute to Capacity Planning and Disaster Recovery Planning and design</li><li>Provide ITIL Process Planning as applicable</li></ul><br><br><b>Basic Qualifications</b><br><br>Master's degree<br><br><b>OR</b><br><br>Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Information Systems and Backup Engineer experience<br><br><b>OR </b><br><br>Associate's degree and 6 years of Information Systems and Backup Engineer experience<br><br><b>OR </b><br><br>High school diploma/GED and 8 years of Information Systems and Backup Engineer experience<br><br><b>Preferred Qualifications</b><br><ul><li>2+ Years' experience with NetBackup master server, media server, and appliance technologies</li><li>2+ Years' experience with tape libraries, and offsite tape management</li><li>1+ Years' experience with off-premise public cloud backup, archiving, and DR solutions</li><li>Familiarity with NetApp Snapshot's, including SnapVault replication</li><li>Solid background in backup/data protection and data lifecycle management</li><li>Strong scripting skills using shell, powershell, python and batch</li><li>Basic experience with ITIL processes such as Incident/Problem/Configuration/Change management</li></ul><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>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/g2EBMaS5wj2ZixaAIlr4k"> <p>PI117414724</p>

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Posted: 2020-01-24 Expires: 2020-02-24

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