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Associate Semantic Technologies Engineer

Amgen
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
  • Job Code
    119030178
Amgen

Job ID: R-95736
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN), 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.

The Associate Semantic Technologies Engineer will be part of the Enterprise Engineering and Analytics (EEA) organization. This role is based in Thousand Oaks, CA. This role will be responsible for developing analytic solutions using semantic technologies and reference data (ontologies/taxonomies), administration and ownership of Amgen's semantic technologies platforms, development of data pipelines, automation, and development of integration of reference data platform with downstream systems.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with business and client IS to develop analytic applications using semantic technologies.
  • Participate in requirements and design workshops with internal business and client IS partners.
  • Design and develop code, scripts and data pipelines that use structured and unstructured data integrated from multiple sources.
  • Administer the semantic platform (MarkLogic) and reference data platform (SmartLogic Semaphore) and ensure smooth operations of the platforms, maintenance activities and incident management.
  • Maintain platforms performance and capacity at optimal levels, ensure on going capacity and performance management.
  • Participate in all aspects of the software life cycle using Agile development methodologies.
  • Maintain awareness and knowledge of industry trends and proactively identify and drive identification of opportunities to be leveraged.
  • Learn, evaluate and conduct proof of concepts on new technologies as they emerge and that are pertaining to Amgen environment.
  • Develop training, roadshow materials, and outreach events to increase the adoption of various solutions developed and of the platforms used.


Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Information Systems

OR

Associate's degree & 4 years of Information Systems experience

Or

High school diploma / GED & 6 years of Information Systems experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Science, Information Management or related field
  • Experience programming using Python or Java.
  • Experience using RDBMS and SQL.
  • Good understanding of SOAP, REST, JSON and experience using APIs.
  • Experience working in a cloud-native environment using AWS or Azure or GoogleCloud.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Familiarity with SPARQL a plus.
  • Experience using semantic platforms such as Smartlogic Semaphore or MarkLogic a plus.


Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.

We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.

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.

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.

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.

PI119030178

<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-95736<br/><b>Location: </b>Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360<br/><br/>Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN), 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.<br><br>The Associate Semantic Technologies Engineer will be part of the Enterprise Engineering and Analytics (EEA) organization. This role is based in Thousand Oaks, CA. This role will be responsible for developing analytic solutions using semantic technologies and reference data (ontologies/taxonomies), administration and ownership of Amgen's semantic technologies platforms, development of data pipelines, automation, and development of integration of reference data platform with downstream systems.<br><br><b><b>Responsibilities:</b></b><br><br><ul><li>Work with business and client IS to develop analytic applications using semantic technologies.</li><li>Participate in requirements and design workshops with internal business and client IS partners.</li><li>Design and develop code, scripts and data pipelines that use structured and unstructured data integrated from multiple sources.</li><li>Administer the semantic platform (MarkLogic) and reference data platform (SmartLogic Semaphore) and ensure smooth operations of the platforms, maintenance activities and incident management.</li><li>Maintain platforms performance and capacity at optimal levels, ensure on going capacity and performance management.</li><li>Participate in all aspects of the software life cycle using Agile development methodologies.</li><li>Maintain awareness and knowledge of industry trends and proactively identify and drive identification of opportunities to be leveraged.</li><li>Learn, evaluate and conduct proof of concepts on new technologies as they emerge and that are pertaining to Amgen environment.</li><li>Develop training, roadshow materials, and outreach events to increase the adoption of various solutions developed and of the platforms used.</li></ul><br><br><b>B<b>asic Qualifications</b></b><br><br>Bachelor's degree in Information Systems<br><br>OR<br><br>Associate's degree & 4 years of Information Systems experience<br><br><b>Or</b><br><br>High school diploma / GED & 6 years of Information Systems experience<br><br><b><b>Preferred Qualifications</b>:</b><br><br><ul><li>Degree in Computer Science, Information Science, Information Management or related field</li><li>Experience programming using Python or Java.</li><li>Experience using RDBMS and SQL.</li><li>Good understanding of SOAP, REST, JSON and experience using APIs.</li><li>Experience working in a cloud-native environment using AWS or Azure or GoogleCloud.</li><li>Strong written and oral communication skills.</li><li>Familiarity with SPARQL a plus.</li><li>Experience using semantic platforms such as Smartlogic Semaphore or MarkLogic a plus.</li></ul><br><br>Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.<br><br>We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.<br><br>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.<br><br>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.<br><br>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.<br><br>Join Us <br> <br> 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. <br> <br> 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. <br> <br> 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. <br> <br> 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.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/DowpbzCmRxKxIYwysqmY6"> <p>PI119030178</p>
Posted: 2020-03-14 Expires: 2020-04-14

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