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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, there is no choice but better.  Because going halfway will never get us to tomorrow. We’re transforming the promise of science and biotechnology into therapies that have the power to restore health. We leverage our global talent&mdash ... Read more

Mission: To serve patients.

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 ... 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%
13%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
47%
14%
13%
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Difficulty

2.9
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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

  • company-updates.categories.careers

    “My kids are the reason I am able to unwind. They immediately put a smile on my face. My family continues to support me now as I navigate work, school, and this pandemic. Thank you to my beautiful wife and children.” #USMC vet & Amgen Business Resource Coordinator Marvin Colato shared a heartfelt message about his family's love and support throughout his service, work & studies. We applaud the strength & sacrifices of military families this Military Family Month!

  • company-updates.categories.employee-story

    This Veterans Day, we honor those in the armed forces for their bravery, sacrifice, and commitment. Meet Kenneth Shropshire, who is just one of the many Amgen veterans that continue to inspire us with his dedication to a mission greater than himself.

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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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