Must have Electrical or Mechanical Engineering background with experience in combination products preferred.
Please do not submit unless they have that specific background.
Participate in cross-functional project team(s) from multiple Amgen sites, and external partners, to develop combination drug/device products.
Responsible for developing and maintaining project schedules for Amgen life-cycle management projects and providing general project management support to product delivery teams.
Partner with process development technical leads and other cross functional partners to identify key deliverables and ensure cross functional alignment and accountability.
Assist by driving decision making for assigned projects in alignment with Amgen’s decision model.
Perform project management at a high level of professionalism for projects that utilize internal and external personnel, contract firms, and partners using structured, systematic methodologies to meet business objectives.
Follow Amgen’s governance processes, procedures, specifications, guidance documents, quality system, and applicable industry standards.
Generate and manage detailed integrated project plans and schedules.
Negotiate and resolve conflicts among team/functional members to accomplish project and business goals.
Ensure participation in functional and cross-functional management reviews.
Establish and manage collaboration and team web sites (e.g. SharePoint).
Track delivery of and create repositories for all project deliverables.
Facilitate and incorporate lessons learned, best practices, etc. across teams.
Support business process improvements initiatives.
Create project reports, dashboards and communications that include appropriate risk analysis.
Skills: expertise in running medium to large scale projects ; excellent understanding of project management processes and procedures ; experience with project management and analyst methodologies and best practices ; strong analytical skills ; business process development best practices, change management ; strong MS Project, MS Word, Visio, MS PowerPoint and MS Excel skills ; understanding of systems for sharing and collaboration ; excellent communication skills to work with cross-program resources "This posting is for Contingent Worker, not an FTE"