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Amgen, Inc.

Senior Associate IS Security Engineer

Amgen, Inc. - Thousand Oaks, CA


Senior Associate IS Security Engineer


Thousand Oaks


Amgen is seeking a Senior Associate IS Security Engineer, also known as a Computer Forensic Security Engineer (CFSE), at its headquarters in Thousand Oaks, CA to join the Global Information Protection (GIP) team. The Senior Associate will report to the Senior Manager of Information Security.

The Senior Associate IS Security Engineer will support eDiscovery, Digital Forensic Investigations and Cyber Incident Response. The Incumbent will also work with various stakeholders in the Law department and Human Resources to perform a variety of eDiscovery and computer forensic services including data acquisition, digital evidence preservation, ESI processing, forensic analysis and data recovery.

Global Information Protection (GIP) enables the organization to protect its information and data. The team is committed to protecting Amgen's ability to innovate and serve patients.

Key Responsibilities of the Security Engineer include:

Follows company policy and procedures on the use of forensic tools, capabilities and logging activities

Provides efficient and high-quality eDiscovery and Computer Forensic services, consult and facilitate discussions on eDiscovery strategies and Analyze/Summarize complex data or processes into business language

Manages and maintains a list of eDiscovery / investigation activities and provide on-going status, capture corrective and preventive actions plans as a result of investigative discovery and adequately communicate with all key stakeholders to ensure both confidentiality of information and expedient evidence collection

Utilizes company-owned forensic tools (EnCase, FTK, O365, Cellebrite, etc.) in the course of daily activities and follow forensically sound practices, including preserving chain of custody

Consults with Legal, Privacy and Human Resource teams on privacy, policy and compliance concerns

Identifies, collects, preserves and analyzes electronically stored information (ESI) relevant to a case, incident or event of interest and establish timelines/patterns of activity of individuals, electronic devices and events

Basic Qualifications:

Master's degree


Bachelor's degree and 2 years of eDiscovery and/or Information Security experience


Associate's degree and 6 years of eDiscovery and/or Information Security experience


High school diploma / GED and 8 years of eDiscovery and/or Information Security experience

Preferred Qualifications:

GCFA, GCFE, EnCE, ACE certifications

Highest ethical standards with the ability to thrive in high stress situations

Self-starter with a high degree of initiative and ability to work well independently

Effective working with virtual teams and must be a positive team player

Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills with the ability to think conceptually

Willing to perform routine tasks and be flexible to meet critical deadlines

Excellent oral and written communication skills, responsiveness, and attention to detail

Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

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.

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Amgen, Inc.


Senior Associate IS Security Engineer Amgen, Inc. - Thousand Oaks, CA, United States


Location: Thousand Oaks, CA

Company Profile:
Amgen discovers, develops, manufactures, and delivers innovative human therapeutics. A leader in biotechnology since 1980, Amgen was one of the first companies to realize the new science’s promise by bringing safe, effective medicines from lab, to manufacturing plant, to patient. Amgen therapeutics have changed the practice of medicine, helping millions of people around the world in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis, bone disease, and other serious illnesses.