Sr Project Mgr
One Amgen Center Drive Thousand Oaks, CA 91320
Seeking a combination Senior Project Manager and Scrum master (Agile) resource that has the experience to guide and lead Global Data & Analytics (GDnA) Product Team in an IS environment. The team is the process of transitioning from a project to product team model, and this candidate will need to have the experience to operate in both modes.
It is highly desired that the candidate has domain experience delivering projects and initiatives in the Data and Analytics domain (e.g., back-end data ingestion, ETL, Enterprise Data Lake; front-end reporting and analytics tools such as Tableau).
Seeking a flexible team member who can operate globally and be available at different times of the day. Since this is a global initiative, there will be times when the candidate will have to host and facilitate calls in the evenings or early mornings to work with offshore development team or colleagues in the JAPAC, EU, or Intercontinental regions.
He or she is responsible for the product team’ s successful delivery, cost management, resource management, and risk management to meet the business outcomes and objectives.
- 2-3 years’ experience working in DevOps, Agile and/or Scrum teams. JIRA and Sharepoint are the two main systems this individual will be working with so experience with both is mandatory.
- Demonstrated track record of success working in product teams and/or complex projects, programs, etc.
- Ideal candidate would have Sales & Marketing knowledge in the data & analytics space.
- Possess strong learning agility and technical leadership - ability to breakdown complex topics issues and into actionable plans for team execution (quickly come up to speed on technologies)