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Project Manager

A-Line Staffing Solutions Newbury Park, CA
  • Expired: 24 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Project Manager 11/04/2019 to 10/30/2020 Thousand Oaks, CA 91320-1799

** Must sit onsite, M-F. This is not a remote position **

65 an hour w2

Job Summary

Amgen is a large biopharmaceutical company that aspires to be the best human therapeutics company. The strategy at Amgen is to develop differentiated, innovative medicines that meet important unmet medical needs across six disease areas. We have an exciting opportunity in our Product and Portfolio Management Office (PPMO) which supports Amgen’s Strategy, Commercialization, and Innovation function to be based out of our Thousand Oaks, CA global headquarters. We are looking for a contractor to join our team to expand our planning and reporting capabilities for strategic portfolio management, and executive reporting capabilities to enable the progression of Amgen’s portfolio of pipeline drugs from R&D through product launch.

Responsibilities include:

• Accountable for ensuring foundational data and data models are at a high quality for completeness, timeliness and accuracy by developing and implementing proactive data cleansing processes

• Perform analysis of complex data sets and ability to develop and implement advanced analytics to deliver portfolio insights to cross-functional stakeholders and executive leadership

• Identify data types required for PPM reporting

• Develop and design easy-to-interpret reports and dashboards based on collected data and business requirements

• Partner with key stakeholders to develop and document business requirements and guidance documents

• Translate business requirements into reporting logic, as needed

• Manage all incoming data files required for reporting

• Ability to think strategically and leverage industry best practices to structure data to advance predictive analytics and integrate competitive intelligence to enhance strategic portfolio insights

• Deliver continuous improvements to the PPM platform and enabling data structures to enable rapid development of new reports and analytics to meet evolving business needs

• Develop and deliver presentations and change management communications to enable successful adoption of new capabilities

Preferred Qualifications:

• Strong technical experience with complex data sets, ability to translate business into technical requirements and support development of algorithms for resource forecasting and reports

• Experience and knowledge of Tableau, Planisware, and back-end data architecture preferred

• Demonstrated ability to deliver high quality work products in a high-pace environment with short deadlines

• Strong business acumen and ability to organize high-level requirements into actionable steps to deliver the intended business results

• Demonstrated project management experience, managing complex projects to include management of timelines, project risks, and interdependencies

• Consulting and/or advanced problem-solving experience preferred but not required

• Deep understanding in data relations, data standardization and analytics

• Highly strategic and analytical problem solver with solid business acumen. Able to identify key business information needs through dialog and assist in development clear strategic recommendations on how to provide the desired insights.

• Proven ability to quickly establish credibility, trust, and support within all levels of organization.

• Ability to prioritize and execute a variety of objectives and clearly communicate progress and roadblocks

• Ability to articulate complex concepts, thought leadership and the business value of solutions in a clear, understandable way

Skills and Core Competencies:

• Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics or Computer Science or Computer Engineering

• 5-8 years demonstrated experience in business analytics, large BI projects, tool design, and data architecture

• Advanced skills and knowledge in Tableau, Database development (i.e. MS Access, SQL, Oracle), Data Mining tools

• Experience with SAS, ETL, data processing, database programming and data analytics

• Experience with Linux configuration, Perl, Python and other related applications

• High-level math skills and the ability to translate mathematical information into concise reports

• Must be able to develop creative solutions to problems

• Strong attention to detail, detailed analytical abilities

• Independent, motivated, team member with experience in a global, cross-functional matrix environment

Ideal Candidate:

Someone who has high level expertise on the technical, analytical or mathematical skills. Someone who has done a lot of work on the technical side, but who would want to grow their experience on the business side.

High level of professional proficiency with Tableau and SQL. Someone who also has a Project Management background and knows how to follow and interpret business process.

• Strong business acumen within biotech/pharmaceutical industry, ability to define and translate business processes, and ability to organize high-level requirements into actionable steps to deliver the intended business results

• 5-8 years demonstrated experience in business analytics, large BI projects, tool design, and data architecture

• Advanced skills and knowledge in Tableau, Database development (i.e. SQL, Oracle, Python, Data Bricks)

Day to Day Responsibilities:

• Performs data quality analysis based from reports and project plans

• Interacts closely with Project Lead on identified deliverable and plan for execution

• Maintains data collection process and sources feeding into reports and dashboards

• Develop and implement advanced analytics to deliver portfolio insights to cross-functional stakeholders and executive leadership

• Creates SQL and reporting logic based from business requirements

• Develop and design easy-to-interpret reports and dashboards based on collected data and business requirements

• Maintains current reports which may include enhancements

Monitors data quality reports for management reporting

Employee Value Proposition:

Opportunity to get exposed to the end to end product development within the organization. The team interacts cross functionally with several levels of the executive and PM level. Potential to grow their career within the industry and the company.

Possible Extension:

A-Line Staffing Solutions

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Newbury Park, CA
91320 USA

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