Principal IS Business Analyst
One Amgen Center Drive Thousand Oaks, California 91320 | Contract
Seeking a Principal IS Business Analyst to join the Enterprise Benchtop Services team within the multi-site Research Informatics organization. The IS business analyst will support the Lab Data Management project as being delivered by the Enterprise Benchtop Services team. The project objectives are to ensure raw instrument data is managed across its lifecycle including backup for data protection, archive for long-term preservation, and access control for compliance.
This position will support the Lab Data Management project with business analysis and project management tasks. The primary role will be to run the data-management maturity assessment process across a large set of labs at various facilities. The process will involve managing a data-maturity assessment process, conducting and documenting lab assessment interviews, creating remediation plans, and tracking progress on assessments and data-management remediation tasks. A background knowledge of lab operations and lab instruments will be useful in this role but not required. The role will also be tasked with generating documentation for business process and IT administrative procedures. Good written skills will be required.
The position will be based in Thousand Oaks California with the expectation that multi-site communication will occur by phone within reasonable Pacific time-zone business hours. Data-maturity assessments will occur with lab scientists and/or lab owners in person or by phone in Thousand Oaks CA, San Francisco CA, and Cambridge MA.
Background: The Enterprise Benchtop Services (EBS) is a multi-site team supporting Research and Operations business areas deploying laboratory information systems and instrument controllers to meet the needs of the laboratory operations and scientists. EBS daily activities include deploying laboratory systems, responding to end-user requests, maintaining regulatory compliance, keeping lab systems up-to-date, and managing data protection, backup, and archive solutions. Our team works directly with both business users and shared infrastructure team of systems, network and database architects in order to provide technical solutions for our clients.