We are looking to hire a Senior Manager in Information Systems (IS) to work within the Operations IS (OIS) group and lead the Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) IS team. You will support the Process Development (PD) business organization in advancing the development of vital medicines. This position is responsible for providing technology and strategic leadership in PLM, serving as a trusted partner and leader with vision for business clients, and delivering multiple projects advancing Amgen’s strategy effectively bringing to bear PLM as enabling IS technology.

**Role Responsibilities:**

+ Provide leadership in planning, designing, developing and successfully delivering IS projects in PLM to drive encouraged business outcomes

+ You will serve as a domain specialist in PLM, identifying technology solutions to solve business problems, and translate strategic goals to specific projects

+ Leads overall vision and strategy for PLM at Amgen as a strategic capability serving multiple business functions at Amgen

+ Partner with business and IS partners to establish multi-year roadmap to advance strategy and own the delivery towards stated outcomes

+ Lead PLM product teams in solution development, architecture, integrations, and design to meet business needs

+ Maintains “big picture” view of how PLM works within the broader ecosystem of IS technologies including but not limited to enterprise data lake, lab systems, ERP, and Manufacturing Systems

+ Work across business functions to build and maintain a coordinated digitized approach to process development, manufacturing, and quality using PLM to digitize and streamline Amgen’s tech transfer processes

+ Actively recruit, hire, manage, and develop talent for the PLM IS team and build internal expertise and capabilities, reducing reliance on external partners

+ Partner at multiple levels throughout the organization and manage communication and engagement

+ Establishes sustainment and steady state for PLM, including run support, demand intake, and continuous improvement

+ Own and be accountable for the Oracle Agile PLM IS platform including all related IS services

+ Work closely with IS portfolio managers and project controllers to manage all financials related to projects and run support; provide OIS leadership with status updates as needed

**Basic Qualifications:**

Doctorate degree and 2 years of Information Systems experience


Master’s degree and 6 of Information Systems experience


Bachelor’s degree and 8 years of information systems experience


Associate’s degree and 10 years of Information Systems experience


High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Information Systems experience


2 plus years of managerial experience directly managing people and/or leadership experience leading teams, projects, programs or directing the allocation of resources

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ 5 plus years in of experience in Product Lifecycle Management and 10+ years of experience in software development/enterprise platforms, and technology delivery

+ Strong knowledge of standard methodologies in PLM in both Bio-Pharma and other industries

+ We require you to have an expertise in Oracle Agile PLM and other established and emerging PLM players is desired

+ Ability to think strategically about technology and recommend solutions that align with business strategy and achieve the greatest business impact

+ Strong leadership, project management, and promoting new strategies to drive organizational change

+ Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills, including the ability to set the context and present on complex subjects to senior management in a clear and concise manner

+ Good interpersonal and relationship building skills

+ Ability to align multiple partners towards a desired outcome. Operates as an effective facilitator and capable of driving discussions in meeting or workshop settings.

+ Work with IS architects to ensure that all requirements meet objectives and solutions are aligned with strategy

+ Experience working with system integrators and software vendors including evaluation, selection, and ensuring accountability for performance

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 uses 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 Research organization is the innovation engine discovering and developing next generation of innovative medicines to meet unmet medical needs.

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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