Amgen Sr Associate IS Business Systems Analyst in Tampa, Florida
The Senior Associate IS Programmer Analyst position for Amgen's Analytics and Knowledge Management (AKM) team will be based at Amgen's Tampa, Florida site. The Senior Associate will be responsible for implementing search solutions in support of Amgen's search strategy, and will report to the Senior Manager, IS.
At Amgen, our mission is simple: to serve patients. Our new 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.
Responsibilities will include:
Design, develop, and maintain crawlers and document processing/enrichment pipelines that create search indexes using data from structured and unstructured data sources
Collaborate with business partners and business analysts to translate business requirements into technical requirements
Assist with estimating level of effort and hours required for each phase of a project
Code and perform unit and integration testing of software to ensure proper and efficient execution and adherence to business and technical requirements
Experience with ISM Change management and CI process
Work with CCMS Trackwise change control process for GxP systems
Experience with GxP computer system validation
Experience with Solr development and deployment
Manage AWS co-ordination with multiple teams
Setup multiple environment for Dev, Test and Prod
Experience with functional testing and validation process
Write technical documentation
Continually improve/enhance search quality (relevance)
Ensure projects and deliverables are completed on time and within budget
Provide Run/DevOps support for search platforms and applications
Research and evaluate technical solutions including various open source and proprietary search platforms, NoSQL databases, graph databases, and web-based search user interface tools
Prepare and maintain communication materials like roadmaps, position papers, presentations, demos and socialize the materials with our business clients and partner IS services
Deliver results in an environment consisting of diverse global and matrixed partners; including non-dedicated resources
Effectively manage relationships with internal business partners, service partners, and vendors
Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Information Systems experience
Associate's degree and 6 years of Information Systems experience
High school diploma / GED and 8 years of Information Systems experience
2+ years of experience working on search platforms and web-application development
Experience with Solr or Elasticsearch. Experience designing and developing large-scale Search Engine components. Solr Integration with web based front ends
Experience with using cloud-based APIs services like Watson Developer Cloud or Amazon AI
Experience in AWS services such as EC2, EBS, ELB, Lambda, Kinesis, ECS, and ECR
Experience in managing GxP system validation and change management
End to end Change Management leadership and maintain accuracy of Configuration Items
Familiar with authoring systems documentation such as Requirement Specifications, Design Specifications, Standard Operating Procedures, Requirement Traceability Matrix, Installation Qualification and Operational Qualification
Experience in leading testing workstream from Unit Testing, Integration Testing, Functionality Testing and User Acceptance Testing
Led at least 3 GxP validated system deployment
Java/JEE Development experience. Certification preferred
Experience with Morphlines
Experience with NoSQL databases (Hbase/MongoDB)
Experience with GitHub, CVS, SVN (source code control systems)
Experience with Hadoop and Map Reduce concepts
Working knowledge of Relational Databases
Experience with Agile methodologies and DevOps
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
Strong analytical skills for effective problem solving
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.
The invaluable contributions of our talented Tampa team will help us develop the vital and innovative medicines that treat serious illness and unmet medical needs around the globe.
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.