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Specialist IS Automation Engineer



Full Time

On Site


New Albany, Ohio, United States

Digital Technology and Innovation

New Albany, OH

Specialist IS Automation Engineer - Looking for Amazing Local Talent For Our New Facility!


What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will be part of Amgen's newest and most sophisticated final product assembly and packaging plant. Does the thought of building an entirely new site, from the ground up excite you? Do you love building and developing robust teams?

When completed, the Amgen Final Product facility will combine the latest in robotic and automated technologies to allow for maximum operator efficiency in operations. The Final Product facility will not only feature the best in-class device assembly and packaging technologies with embedded industry 4.0 capabilities, but it will also integrate sustainability innovations to reduce carbon and waste, as part of Amgen's plan to be a carbon-neutral company by 2027.

Responsibilities Include:

  • System owner for Manufacturing Execution System (MES) and other key manufacturing systems within the Amgen Ohio Digital Technology and Innovation portfolio

  • Own the ongoing creation and roadmap for the MES solution for Amgen Ohio

  • Collaborate with business partners and other technology professionals to develop and deploy the latest, advanced technologies in support of product manufacturing optimization

  • Collaborate with the rest of the manufacturing network to incorporate lessons learned and share ongoing best practices

  • Manage and/or support the execution of a varied portfolio of IS projects with appropriate portfolio planning, resource and risk management and financial management for the portfolio.

  • Work closely with the delivery and platform teams to ensure that the applications are aligned with standard city planning approved architectural and development guidelines

  • Lead selected efforts to design, build, and develop rapid Proof-of-Concept (POC) automated solutions and services. Quickly and iteratively prove or disprove the concepts being considered.

  • Collaborate with business partners to understand how automation can improve workflow and productivity

  • Synthesize requirements from end-users, application architects, and cybersecurity experts to develop the best automation solutions.

  • Work closely with other business and IS Process Engineers to identify opportunities to stop inefficient practices, simplify business processes, and codify into automated solutions and platforms.


What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree


Master’s degree and 3 years of Information Systems and/or Business Analysis and/or Project Management experience


Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of Information Systems and/or Business Analysis and/or Project Management experience


Associate’s degree and 10 years of Information Systems and/or Business Analysis and/or Project Management experience


High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Information Systems and/or Business Analysis and/or Project Management experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BS or MS in computer science, engineering, information systems, or related field

  • Industry experience with software development of MES system and other key manufacturing systems such as Supervisory Control or Data Acquisition (SCADA) applications that support manufacturing, preferably biotechnology, pharmaceutical, or related industry

  • 5+ years’ experience designing, developing, deploying, and operating automated solutions across SaaS, Cloud, On-prem and custom software developed platforms

  • Experience with Industry 4.0 technologies

  • Methods and technologies to support Manufacturing Data integrations (e.g. SQL, Web Services/messaging, data mapping)

  • Experience with Korber PAS|X, OSISoft PI, VeevaVault, iWAREHOUSE, Systech, Autodesk BIM 360

  • Data analysis and reporting experience by using analytics, visualization and database technologies (OSISoft PI RtReports, Spotfire, Tableau)

  • Hands-on experience with computerized systems including troubleshooting, reliability, and performance improvements

  • Expertise with translating business requirements/user stories to technical requirements and recommend solutions for automation

  • Willing and able to learn new technologies at a rapid pace

  • Experience in supporting key manufacturing systems with 24x7 operations individually and with vendors

  • Experience or solid understanding of current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP), 21CFR Part 11 regulations, change control, validation.

  • Experience with Agile Product Development delivery and SAFe practices


Some of the vast rewards of working here

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, we also work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being.

  • Full support and career-development resources to expand your skills, enhance your expertise, and maximize your potential along your career journey

  • A 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—with compensation and benefits rated above 4 stars (out of 5) on Glassdoor

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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.

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.

Amgen requires all staff in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada to be vaccinated from COVID 19 as a condition of employment. In accordance with applicable law, Amgen will provide reasonable accommodations to staff members who qualify on the basis of a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance. Such accommodation may not pose an undue hardship to Amgen, its operations, or its staff.