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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.

**Project Manager, Companion Diagnostic Development, Precision Medicine (US-Remote)**

**Live**

**What you will do**

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will work with the Diagnostic Development Team (DxDT) and the Diagnostic Launch Team (DxLT) to support the development and implementation of high quality, global, integrated cross-functional diagnostic project plans for one or more products in support of the overall program strategy. These teams work with Amgen Product Development teams and Diagnostic companies to support the timelines and results for the programs.

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

+ Working with the DxDT / DxLT Leads, identifies key Dx deliverables for each function and their inter-dependencies

+ Specifically, executing the following:

+ Dx joint project team decision log, meeting minutes, budget, forecast

+ Dx deliverables tracking

+ Dx regulatory risk log

+ Dx development timelines paired with the clinical development plans, working with the Dx strategy and technical leads, and clinical operation leads

+ Facilitates planning for diagnostic development and commercialization activities that support key drug development stage-gate decision points (e.g., First in Human, End of Phase 2, Filing, and Launch)

+ Manage the DxDT SharePoint and Teams to centralize DxDT information, planning, and budget

+ Implements standard methodologies and ensuring cross-functional alignment and accountability

+ Identifies project issues or resource gaps and facilitating resolution

+ Reinforces proper decision making according to Amgen’s Decision-Making Framework

+ Monitors and communicates progress and adherence to diagnostic development timelines

+ Facilitates resource planning, financial and capacity assessments

+ Conducts risk management, contingency and scenario planning using a variety of project management tools

+ Leads review and execution of Diagnostic development budget, processing of invoices, purchase orders, contracts, statements of work

+ The Dx PM leads DxDT and DxLT team effectiveness by: Identifying and efficiently resolving issues, facilitating decisions, and tracking action items; appropriate issue escalation

+ Partners with DxDT or DxLT Leads to develop governance board deliverables and subsequent implementation of decisions

+ Develops positive relationships with external business partners and strategic alliances

+ The Dx PM drives effective DxDT and DxLT communication by:

+ Serves as a point of contact for cross-functional information (content and quality)

+ Communicates cross-functional project information at meetings and to other partners, as appropriate

+ Ensures alignment of functional and regional issues

+ Demonstrates strong written / oral communication skills and executive presence across functions and across different levels of leadership

**Win**

**What we expect of you**

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The qualified professional we seek is a project manager with these qualifications.

**Basic Qualifications:**

Doctorate degree with 1 year of Project Management Experience in Precision Medicine, Pharmaceutical, or other Healthcare-related field

Master’s degree and 2 years experience of Project Management Experience in the Precision Medicine, Pharmaceutical, or other Healthcare-related field

Bachelor’s degree and 3 years of Project Management experience in Precision Medicine, Pharmaceutical, or other Healthcare-related field

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ 4+ years’ in a diagnostic development Project Management role Drug and / or Diagnostic Development knowledge with basic to strong understanding of other functions relevant to the position which may include: Research, Preclinical, Clinical, Manufacturing, Commercial and Regulatory

+ Alliance Management or Business Development experience

+ Successful track record of implementing Project Management tools, methodologies, practices and infrastructure, as related to the Biopharmaceutical Industry

+ Independent, motivated, team member with experience in a matrix environment

**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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