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Amgen Jobs – Executive Director, Engineering Project Controls

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Job Description:

The Executive Director Engineering, Project Controls will report directly to the Vice President, Engineering and is a key member of the Engineering Senior Leadership Team. The Project Controls organization provides leadership globally in supporting all aspects of project controls to optimize the total cost of ownership of Amgen physical assets and ensures compliance to project execution processes. Project controls supports and holds a responsibility of the Engineering Project Delivery providing standardized delivery from investment life cycle management, funding, planning, design, execution, and closeout.

The organization is responsible for providing services in supporting project planning, funding, estimating, cost control management, scheduling, forecasting, bench marking, project risk, contract strategy, and compliance of engineering processes for capital projects globally. Project controls works with many clients accomplishing this support through responsibility of the Engineering Project Delivery Process (EPD), and Lean Project Delivery. Project controls also coordinates internal audits and assists in identifying compliance risks.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversees project controls aspects globally across projects and programs
  • Develops and maintains purposeful presence across sites
  • Leads project controls metrics and performance board reviews
  • Oversees the project controls effectiveness and compliance utilizing strong analytical views to lead the project teams to ensure proper evaluation and analysis
  • Sets the strategic direction for Project Controls and is accountable for the overall delivery of that strategy
  • As part of the Global Engineering Senior Leadership team, drive department strategy and deliverables
  • Leadership and management responsibilities for the global project controls organization
  • Delivers presentations of project controls performance
  • Supports innovation across the Engineering organization
  • Exhibits proactive safety leadership and behavior
  • Overall responsibility for the team executing key capital projects within project schedule and budget for a $700M portfolio

Job Requirements:

  • 5 or more years managing a project controls staff across multiple sites
  • Drive business requirements and project controls processes
  • Demonstrated ability to build strong relationships across the network
  • 15 or more years of engineering experience in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology/Engineering industry in project controls (Funding, Estimating, Cost Management, Scheduling, Audit)
  • Understanding scope control by change management, estimating, and cost and schedule management
  • 10 or more years of experience in executing project controls on projects
  • MBA degree
  • Capable of all types of estimating from conceptual through definitive construction estimates to ensure estimate delivery & accuracy
  • Knowledge of project controls with expertise in engineering
  • Experience managing all levels of experience within project controls up through executive management

Qualification & Experience:

  • Master’s degree & 10 years of Engineering and capital projects delivery experience OR
  • Bachelor’s degree & 12 years of Engineering and capital projects delivery experience AND
  • 6 years of managerial experience directly managing people and/or leadership experience leading teams, projects, programs or directing the allocation of resources
  • Doctorate degree & 6 years of Engineering and capital projects delivery experience OR

Job Details:

Company: Amgen

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Engineering

Job Location: Thousand Oaks, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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