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Amgen Overview

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Thousand Oaks, CA (US)
10000+ employees
1980
Company - Public (AMGN)
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$10+ billion (AUD) per year
Competitors

Genentech, AbbVie, Janssen Biotech

At Amgen, our mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. This sense of shared purpose has allowed us to become one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies as we continue to launch new medicines at unprecedented rates and reach millions ... Read more

Mission: Amgen strives to serve patients by transforming the promise of science and biotechnology into therapies that have the power to restore health or save lives. In everything we do, we aim to fulfill our mission to serve patients. And every step of the way, we are guided by the ... Read more

Amgen Reviews

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    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Melbourne
    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Melbourne

    I have been working at Amgen full-time

    Pros

    great salary and job security

    Cons

    centralized and rigid leadership, lack innovation

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Amgen Photos

Amgen photo of: Wildlife Habitat Team
Amgen photo of: View of Amgen headquarter offices (large buildings) overlooking Newbury Park, with mountains in back (Photo attributed to flickr: Jon Delorey - licensed under the CCL Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0)
Amgen photo of: ABLE ERG (Ability Bettered through Leadership and Education)
Amgen photo of: Hope Tampa
Amgen photo of: Amgen Mexico Group Training
Amgen photo of: Staff Members Volunteer at Habitat for Humanity
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Amgen Interviews

Experience

Experience
68%
19%
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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
47%
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    Human Resources Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. I interviewed at Amgen.

    Interview

    Behavioural based interview highly structured Q and A. Minimal chit chat. Run by recruiter line manager present was quite unprofessional. Overall duration less than one hour. No follow up with any additional questions. Just moved to next question on the list.

    Interview Questions

    • No difficult questions. Quite predictable questions. For example tell us about your proudest achievement?   1 Answer
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Company Updates

  • "It is truly rewarding to wake up in the morning and go to work knowing that what I will be doing will make a significant difference in patients? lives." Click below to learn more about our VP of Operations & Amgen Woburn site leader Miguel Dalmau is winning, living, and thriving at our Greater Boston location and visit careers.amgen.com to apply to careers at Woburn.

  • Our health coverage for transgender-related issues helps employees and their family members feel welcome and supported during #Pride2020 and beyond. Click below to read Amanda Beasley and her husband Sam's story.

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Amgen Awards & Accolades

  • Glassdoor’s Highest Rated Companies for Vacation and Time Off, Glassdoor.com, 2018
  • 2018 Best for Vets Employer, Military Times, 2018
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