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Data Scientist

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Amgen

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Los Angeles, California

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Tue, 06 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Career Category Information Systems Job Description HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION? If you feel like youre part of something bigger, its because you are. At Amgen, our shared missionto serve patientsdrives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the worlds leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve togetherresearching, manufacturing, and delivering ever-better products that reach over 10 million patients worldwide. Its time for a career you can be proud of. Join us. Data Scientist Live What you will do Lets do this. Lets change the world. In this vital role you will: Business Understanding – Work with business functions to understand, identify, and prioritize opportunities that deliver business value in order to propose potential analytics solutions – Develop cross-functional understanding of the business/data landscape and how it impacts the client – Ensure feasibility by converting business problem into data modelling goals, requirements, and parameters Design and Modelling – Collaborate with data engineers, IS, and stakeholders to identify data and sources to be used in models – Analyze newly ingested data sets using exploratory data analysis and parse out issues, including identifying missing data and harmonizing the data – Leverage data engineers in data cleaning process in order to produce robust and high-quality data sets – Work closely with Data Engineers to engineer features for models based on initial analyses of data, problem space understanding, and sound technical reasoning – Consider modelling assumptions keeping in mind data complexity and target solution, and then select modelling techniques based on initial analyses of data (e.g. sparsity, class imbalance, importance of precision vs. recall etc.) – Build and optimize machine learning models for scalability using big data and/or other high performance computing technologies Evaluation – Assess model accuracy, relevance, and validity and compare output against defined data modelling goals – Conduct error analyses from modelling results – Collaborate with IS (data engineers, data architects, and data analysts) in model production and deployment of data science solutions when automatically integrated into business processes – Summarize and present key visualized insights in support of decision making to help evaluate strategic options that support data and analytics transformation – Evaluate model results with technical and non-technical stakeholders, acting as a technical translator and relating insights back to the business strategy and key metrics Continuous Learning – Stay current with and adopt creative analytical methodologies, tools, and applications to ensure high quality and efficient solutions via literature review of current state of methods, publication and dissemination of results via internal forums – Deepen understanding of industry principles and business trends and apply learnings to institutionalize best practices, machine learning, and AI into Amgen processes seamlessly Win What we expect of you We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: Doctorate degree Or Masters degree and 3 years of Information Systems experience Or Bachelors degree and 5 years of Information Systems experience Or Associates degree and 10 years of Information Systems Or High school diploma/GED and 12 years of Information Systems experience Thrive What you can expect of us As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates professional and personal growth and well-being. – Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization – Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act – Generous Total Rewards Plan comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits Apply now for a career that defies imagination In our quest to serve patients above all else, Amgen is the first to imagine, and the last to doubt. Join us. Equal Opportunity Statement 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 a 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 an accommodation. .