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**HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?**

If you feel like you’re part of something bigger, it’s because you are. At Amgen, our shared mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve together—researching, manufacturing, and delivering ever-better products that reach over 10 million patients worldwide. It’s time for a career you can be proud of.

**Director, Clinical Biomarker Global Operations (US-Remote)**

**Live**

**What you will do**

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will be is accountable for leading the execution of biomarker and diagnostic related activities required to operationalize the Amgen biomarker and diagnostic strategies at a program/study level.

**Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:**

+ Setting up the strategy for and leading a new functional capability for Amgen, reports to Head of CBD.

+ Owns the development and execution of the biomarker operations section of the Global Biomarker Strategy & Plan

+ Drive implementation and execution of the Global Biomarker Strategy & Plan at a program/study level.

+ Scientific knowledge is required as they are a point of contact for external CROs and are responsible for training and education of clinical sites on biomarker sample collection, storage and shipping, etc.

+ Interactions with cross-functional teams such as Clinical Study Teams, CBDTs, EGTs.

+ Accountable for the development of clinical study biomarker and diagnostic specimen collection, processing and storage strategies, ensuring logistical feasibility and cost effectiveness.

+ Project Management for CBDTs

**Win**

**What we expect of you**

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The [vital attribute] professional we seek is a [type of person] with these qualifications.

**Basic Qualifications:**

Doctorate degree & 4 years of Biomarker or Companion Diagnostic Experience OR

Master’s degree & 7 years of Biomarker or Companion Diagnostic Experience OR

Bachelor’s degree & 9years of Biomarkers or Companion Diagnostic experience

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ 8+ years of biotech/pharmaceutical and/or biomarker/diagnostic experience.

+ Proven experience with a broad base of external customers, including patients, CROs, and clinical sites.

+ Success in this role will require strong scientific knowledge and strategic thinking, analytical and technical literacy, superior cross-functional collaboration skills, the ability to operate globally and locally, highly effective influencing skills, and a strong understanding of both diagnostic and drug development.

+ Ability to understand, interpret, and communicate implications of complex technical/clinical/regulatory biomarker data and sample requirements.

+ Strong interpersonal skills, negotiation skills, active listening, and relationship management skills.

+ Interface effectively with all levels, including senior management.

+ Ability to work confidently in a cross-functional team and build effective internal partnerships.

+ Strong leadership skills, including the ability to influence teams with diverse backgrounds.

+ Strong competitive attitude, including the ability to champion ideas, make decisions, and goal oriented focus and results driven.

+ Strong business judgment and emotional intelligence.

+ Demonstrates creativity and foresight in anticipating and solving complex project issues

**Thrive**

**What you can expect of us**

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, we also work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being.

+ Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization

+ Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act

+ Generous Total Rewards Plan comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits

**Apply now**

**for a career that defies imagination**

In our quest to serve patients above all else, Amgen is the first to imagine, and the last to doubt. Join us.

**careers.amgen.com**

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Amgen requires all staff in the United States and Puerto Rico to be vaccinated from COVID 19 as a condition of employment. In accordance with applicable law, Amgen will provide reasonable accommodations to staff members who qualify on the basis of a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance. Such accommodation may not pose an undue hardship to Amgen, its operations, or its staff.

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.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Amgen requires all staff in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada to be vaccinated from COVID 19 as a condition of employment. In accordance with applicable law, Amgen will provide reasonable accommodations to staff members who qualify on the basis of a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance. Such accommodation may not pose an undue hardship to Amgen, its operations, or its staff.

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