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At Merck, we have approximately 700 employees with military backgrounds working in 26 US locations. in areas such as Research & Development, Information Technology, Manufacturing, Finance, Sales & Marketing, Legal, Site Services, Human Resources and Six Sigma. We value the experience and technical knowledge that these individuals bring to our organization, in addition to their dedication, discipline, strong leadership skills and training.

Merck offers opportunities in various areas of our company for individuals with military experience. Merck has many employees with military backgrounds who work at several of our U.S. locations. We value their experience and technical knowledge, as well as their dedication, discipline, strong leadership skills and training.

Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: PRO019175 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.  Associate Director, Project Management  Global Project and Alliance Management (GPAM) sits in the R&D organization at Merck (Merck Research Laboratories, or MRL). The Project Managers and Alliance Managers in GPAM are core members of discovery, development, and alliance teams at Merck. Project Managers drive these cross-functional teams to deliver projects and products that improve human health and Merck’s business, and Alliance Managers ensure successful collaborations with our R&D alliance partners. The GPAM Project Management Office (PMO) is responsible for the development, sustainment, and training of GPAM-owned systems, tools, and business processes as well as alignment with Finance, IT, and functional area operations groups within Merck. The open position is specifically for the role as project manager. This position may be based in either Rahway, NJ (RY) or Upper Gwynedd, PA (UG). Position Description/Summary The Associate Director, Project Management, is a core functional area member of Early Development and/or Product Development Teams (EDTs and PDTs, respectively), partnering with team leaders to plan and execute Merck’s development and in-line portfolio efforts. Projects may be internal or part of alliance agreements with external research and development partners. Project managers may manage cross-functional, cross-divisional, and/or alliance governance committees and are expected to contribute to ongoing business process improvement and talent development in GPAM. Specific responsibilities may include: Independently managing projects in any phase of development (discovery, preclinical, clinical, lifecycle management) in any therapeutic area, including molecular entities of any modality (small molecule, biologic, vaccine, combination product). Projects range in priority, pace, and complexity, and may include one or more alliance partners. Guiding teams through creation, management approval, execution, and termination/closeout of integrated project plans appropriate to the phase of development and complexity of the project. This includes integration of strategic and tactical input from diverse disciplines (e.g., biology, chemistry, pharmacology, clinical, regulatory, access, supply, and other areas), as applicable to the project. Contributing to, synthesizing, and articulating program strategy and translating it into execution. Collaborating effectively with functional areas, support functions, and alliance partner functions (if applicable) to facilitate project delivery. Leveraging relationships and networks to improve and enhance team dynamics; proactively identifying and removing obstacles to drive business results. Providing Merck organizational and process expertise to teams to enable navigation of discovery, development, and corporate governance and business requirements. Ensuring project schedules and risk management plans are fully developed and updated, governance contracts are adhered to, change control procedures are followed, and communications within and from the team are clear and effective. Partnering with Finance to ensure resources/budgets are planned and managed. This may include tracking and managing partner activities that drive FTE expenses in discovery or development alliances, in partnership with the Alliance Manager. Preparing regular reports that summarize project status/issues and documents/presentations for senior management/governance committees/alliance committees. Maintaining accurate project data in enterprise databases. Preparing for, facilitating, and documenting outcomes of team meetings, ensuring meetings have clear purpose and objectives and that conflict is surfaced and resolved. Managing or administrating strategic, cross-functional or cross-divisional management, governance, or alliance committees Providing mentoring, coaching, and oversight to Specialist/Senior Specialist project managers working on common projects Actively participating and completing ongoing training and personal development activities to increase leadership competency and to gain knowledge and skill in the discipline of project management and the business and science of pharmaceutical product discovery and development. Qualifications Education, Experience, and Skill Requirements Bachelor’s degree required; concentration in a scientific or applied discipline strongly preferred A minimum of 5 years of experience in project management or a related role required  Demonstrated leadership and ethics; demonstrated ability to hold others accountable for delivery Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team setting, including demonstrated experience building and leading teams, committees, task forces, etc. Strong collaboration and problem-solving skills; able to establish good working relationships with employees at all levels, resolve conflict and provide feedback, and to devise and implement creative solutions to problems Strong communication skills, both oral and written; demonstrated ability to speak up appropriately and to raise issues to teams and management Preferred Qualifications Advanced degree (e.g., MS, MBA, PhD, PharmD) preferred Experience in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industries strongly preferred, including significant discovery or product development experience/exposure Project management certification (PMP) and/or formal coursework/training in project management strongly preferred Travel 5-10% of the time Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.  If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to staffingaadar@merck.com .   Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.  For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:              EEOC Poster             EEOC GINA Supplement              OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Product Dev Proj/Prog Mgmnt Other Locations: Upper Gwynedd, PA, US Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: No Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Rahway, NJ, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: GLO001379 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck’s Global Human Health (GHH) Division abides by a “patient first, profits later” ideology. Results-driven and ambitious, this team of individuals represents a functional balance between meeting company objectives and the needs of people around the world. The organization is comprised of sales and marketing professionals who are passionate about their role in bringing Merck's prescription medicines, vaccines, and other medical products to our customers worldwide.  This Associate Director, Biomarker and Diagnostics HCP Strategy Lead is a key member of the US Oncology marketing team for KEYTRUDA. This role has ownership for the pan-tumor biomarker and diagnostics HCP strategy focusing on current indications utilizing the PD-L1 and MSI/MMR biomarkers and broadening with future indications incorporating novel biomarkers and diagnostics.  The current KEYTRUDA label has multiple indications that incorporate companion diagnostics and there is a need to develop and implement both strategic and tactical marketing programs around the biomarkers and companion diagnostics given its impact on drug adoption.  This person's main responsibilities will include developing and implementing the market strategy for the companion diagnostics in the US through development and implementation of marketing programs.  These will include (but are not limited to) engagement plans for key stakeholders, refinement of the messaging platform, and development of promotional campaigns for the companion diagnostic as the label continues to evolve.  At the same time, this person must ensure full integration of these plans within the overall brand strategy by working closely with the internal tumor and pan-tumor teams, as well as external companion diagnostic partners.  This person will lead the development of the marketing tools for the companion diagnostic that will be used to drive the strategic choices that enable leadership in what is a highly competitive market.  The ideal candidate should have  strong leadership skills and a proven ability to collaborate across the organization, particularly within the broader US and global marketing teams.  This candidate will need to have strong business acumen and marketing management experience including field execution, strategy development, market research, segmentation, personal and non-personal promotion, competitive dynamics, and issues management. An understanding of the diagnostic and oncology market,  is a plus.  The position will be based in Upper Gwynedd, PA and will report to the Director – Biomarker and Companion Diagnostics.  Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:  Engagement Plans for Key Stakeholders (oncologists, pathologists, and supporting members of the Multi-Disciplinary Team) Market Segmentation Message Development Promotional Campaign Development Interaction w/ 3rd Party Partners related to the Companion Diagnostic Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement: Bachelor’s Degree Required Experience and Skills: Pharmaceutical or diagnostic marketing experience with strong program management skills, leadership skills, analytical problem-solving capabilities, excellent examples of teamwork along with strong written/verbal communication Experience with collaboration, influencing without authority and working successfully with cross-functional teams Requires approximately 15-20 % travel, including some weekends Preferred Experience and Skills: Direct experience in the oncology companion diagnostic/personalized medicine space and/or oncology therapeutics MBA US Launch Experience Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.    If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to  staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.   For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:                EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement              OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Global Marketing ONC Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): Other (see Work Schedule) Hazardous Materials: None Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Upper Gwynedd, PA, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: INF004865 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck seeks an Infrastructure solution architect with a proven technology background who can focus on database, servers and storage. Your hands-on can-do approach to document, visually represent, configure, deploy maintain and automate infrastructure will improve our global capability. Your contribution will increase process efficiency and deliver innovative technology in part by collaborating with Network and DevOps teams. As the successful candidate you will have the opportunity to make a significant contribution to Merck business, drug development, and patient health. You: Want to create and maintain a global infrastructure reference architecture Build strategic road maps for database, servers and storage, performing POCs to demonstrate capability Express your ideas through written and visual online content, diagraming process and technologies frequently Are a Subject Matter Expert of system configuration, integration, capacity planning and performance analysis Will create and maintain standards and patterns, providing design guidelines as a Subject Matter Expert  Are passionate about delivering reliable infrastructure with APIs using a DevOps / SRE mindset and metrics Use your experience and conceptual knowledge to design the future of easy infrastructure operations We: Are the IT Infrastrucure team within Merck, an established Pharmaceutical company founded in 1891 Hope you will join our journey to deliver secure, reliable, capable technologies that innovate for the future Qualifications Education MinimumRequirement: B.S., in Computer Science, information systems, STEM, oranother field with relevant experience. Required Experienceand Skills: Experience developing reference architecture diagrams inVisio, PowerPoint or similar You can demonstrate a record of recommending successfularchitecture, technology designs and products You have experience developing or working with disasterrecovery Preferred Experienceand Skills: Successful development of a reference architecture ofinfrastructure technologies, with a business case Previous system administration experience, with DB knowledgeeither Oracle, MSSQL or MySQL Good understanding of data replication, protection andbackups and disaster recovery Configuration and design experience with firewall technology& jump servers Familiar with CM tooling such as: Ansible, Puppet,SaltStack, Terraform, Tanium, BladeLogic, SCCM You can monitor technology trends and apply them to yourwork environment to enhance capability. Keywords:  Nutanix,VMware vSphere, VMC, AWS, Azure, VXLAN, NSX, NetApp, Isilon, 3PAR, CEPH,Cohesity, S3, Glacier, CentOS, RedHat Linux, Microsoft Windows Server, x86,ARM, Oracle, MSSQL, MySQL, Postgres, DEVOPS, SRE, Enterprise Architecture Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.  If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to staffingaadar@merck.com .   Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.  For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:              EEOC Poster             EEOC GINA Supplement              OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Information Technology Architecture Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): Hazardous Materials: No Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Branchburg, NJ, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: COM000813 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. This position will reside within the Merck Cyber Fusion Center. Uses Cyber Threat Intelligence trade craft, tool experience; broad IT, networking, scripting capabilities to identify and ingest indicators of compromise. Possesses extensive knowledge of malware vectors as they align to the Cyber Kill Chain. Merges technical indicators with the strategic threat picture to improve detection logic and bridge the CTI-TDO gap. Key Responsibilities: Develop and produce written tactical and strategic intelligence reports constructed from analysis of developing cyber events including data from intrusions, malware, DDoS, unauthorized access, insider attacks and loss of proprietary information. Contribute to daily and weekly updates for distribution to security operations teams, information technology teams, enterprise risk management teams, and executive decision makers Produce threat assessments based on all-source intelligence and malware artifacts Support Threat Defense Operations in the development and enrichment of indicators of compromise Research and document exploitation tools and threat actor tactics for use by incident responders Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement: BA or BS degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security, or related field  Required Experience and Skills:  Experience with collecting, analyzing, and interpreting qualitative and quantitative data from multiple sources  Experience with cyber, incident response and digital forensics, security engineering, security operations, computer network operations, information operations, information warfare, or topical cyber  Experience with scripting languages, including Python and PowerShell  Experience working in security operations environments; experience with key security operations technologies such as SIEM and log aggregation (e.g., Splunk)  Experience with host and network log sources to apply to investigation, IR methodology in investigations, and the groups behind targeted attacks and tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs)  Knowledge of Cyber threat intelligence processes and tradecraft to include the Cyber Kill Chain and Diamond Model of Intrusion Analysis  Knowledge of attacker tactics, techniques, and procedures; and common attack vectors and vulnerabilities  Preferred Experience and Skills: Experience creating Indicators of Compromise from technical sources and/or experience with Snort, YARA, or other detection technologies  Penetration testing industry certifications (e.g. CEH, CHFI, Security+, Network+, Linux+, GWAPT, LPT, GPEN, GMOB, GAWN, GXPN.)  Security Certifications such as CEH, GSEC, GCIA, GCIH, CISSP or similar  Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.  If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to staffingaadar@merck.com .   Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.  For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:              EEOC Poster             EEOC GINA Supplement              OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Compliance & Risk Management Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: No Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Branchburg, NJ, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: COM000812 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.  The Associate Security Analyst Analyst supports Merck's Incident Response by responding to escalated alerts and monitoring alerts during heavy volume events. This position conducts more in-depth analyses of security incidents with the specific ability to identify Indicators of Compromise, perform intrusion scope and root cause analyses and implement triaging protocols to mitigate potential damage to Merck's cyber ecosystem. Key Responsibilities: Develops and updates procedures, and configure tools for Monitoring Analysts consumption Escalates cyber security events according to Merck’s playbook and standard operation procedures (SOPs) Performs additional analysis of escalations from Monitoring Analysts and conduct case review Assists with containment of threats and remediation of environment during or after an incident Escalates high or critical severity level incidents to Incident Investigators Consumes threat intelligence and disseminate findings to relevant parties Conducts hunting activities based on internal and external threat intelligence  Performs triage of service requests from customers and internal teams Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement: BA or BS degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security, or related field  Required Experience and Skills: Experience with collecting, analyzing, and interpreting qualitative and quantitative data from multiple sources  Experience with cyber, incident response and digital forensics, security engineering, security operations, computer network operations, information operations, information warfare, or topical cyber  Experience with scripting languages, including Python and PowerShell  Experience working in security operations environments; experience with key security operations technologies such as SIEM and log aggregation (e.g., Splunk)  Experience with host and network log sources to apply to investigation, IR methodology in investigations, and the groups behind targeted attacks and tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTPs)  Knowledge of Cyber threat intelligence processes and tradecraft to include the Cyber Kill Chain and Diamond Model of Intrusion Analysis  Knowledge of attacker tactics, techniques, and procedures; and common attack vectors and vulnerabilities  This position will require shift work as business needs arise.   Preferred Experience and Skills: Experience creating Indicators of Compromise from technical sources and/or experience with Snort, YARA, or other detection technologies     Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.  If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to staffingaadar@merck.com .   Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.  For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:              EEOC Poster             EEOC GINA Supplement              OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Compliance & Risk Management Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: No Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Branchburg, NJ, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: PRO019155 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck Manufacturing Division, MMD, is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that’s committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.  The Vaccine Process Development and Commercialization (VPDC) group within the Merck Manufacturing Division (MMD) focuses on late stage process development, technology transfer, and in-line support of vaccine products.  We seek a motivated scientist/engineer to work under technical direction of a group leader to support development and licensure of novel vaccine candidates and in-line products.  In this role, you will be responsible for: Functioning as a key member of the process development team through executing lab-scale process development, in-process assay support, and process scale-up or scale-down of purification (downstream) process unit operations. Functioning as a key team member to collaborate with commercial manufacturing teams to support facility start-up activities and provide on-the-floor support for drug substance manufacturing, both within the Merck network and at contract manufacturing organizations (CMOs). Executing assignments against accelerated, critical-path timelines in a right-first-time manner. Authoring technical documents to support Process Performance Qualification (PPQ) and licensure. Participating in technical support activities for licensed vaccines, as needed.  Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:   B.S. or M.S. in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Biology or comparable discipline, with ≥ 2 years of relevant experience. Required Experience and Skills:  Experience with lab or pilot-scale large molecule purification (chromatography, filtration, centrifugation). Experience with process development in a laboratory setting. Experience authoring technical documentation to support regulatory submissions.  Preferred Experience and Skills: Experience within pilot-scale, or manufacturing environment. Experience with large molecule commercialization (facility start-up, technology transfer). Experience with large molecule manufacturing and on-the-floor manufacturing support. Experience with large molecule assay development and execution (HPLC, UPLC, MS). Proven ability to work independently and as part of a team and execute against key commitments. Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.    If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to  staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.   Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.   For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:                EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement            OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Process Engineering Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: Yes - Potential to work with BSL2 compunds, live virus vaccines, general laboratory chemicals Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck West Point, PA, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: BUS003339 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck Manufacturing Division, MMD, is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that’s committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe The Executive Director, Global Supply Business Development has primary responsibility to investigate and evaluate acquisitions, divestitures, licensing opportunities and strategic business alliances that are aligned with Merck Manufacturing’s long−range plans.   The incumbent leads the global and enterprise-wide business development activities in Merck Manufacturing Division (MMD) aimed to generate and protect corporate human health revenues, providing leadership and guidance to their staff across all phases of the “One Merck” Business Development (BD) process for a wide array of Corporate, MRL, and GHH ventures (licensing, supply, distribution, co-marketing, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures and other business collaborations).  He/she is also responsible for managing all resulting alliances and ensuring uninterrupted, compliant supply to and from the external partners in support of MMD's Manufacturing the Future Strategy.  The leader will establish, facilitate and maintain networks with potential partners in industry; actively seek contacts in the related industry sectors and present MMD as a preferred partner. During the transaction process, lead teams who manage cross-functional project teams to effectively analyze all CMC and supply aspects of the opportunity (where applicable, teams may include representatives from R&D, Operations, Quality, Technology, Procurement, Finance, EHS, Regulatory Affairs, etc.). The scope of responsibilities will include:  Provide MMD leadership on all global and enterprise-wide BD activities across various phases of the “One Merck” BD process:   - Ideation & Evaluation:  Develop MMD part of business case (scope, key terms, risks, partner capabilities, timeline & assumptions); lead MMD cross-functional review & concurrence; lead MMD Due Diligence execution & analysis (impact on deal scope, structure & timeline)    - Negotiation & Execution:  Support negotiation strategy & drafting/negotiation commercial contract; leads supply & quality agreements end-to-end (drafting, negotiation & execution)  - Implementation:  Lead the organization in project implementation; partner readiness, technology transfer, and operations as well as supply chain processes readiness - Alliance Management - Lead the organization in managing alliances to meet their and MMD’s contractual obligations in terms of Compliance and Supply per divisional and partner metrics.  - Recruit and develop a flexible and fungible team of generalists across wide range of disciplines. - People and organizational management including staffing, performance management and talent management. - Assure organization operates within established corporate & divisional policies & procedures.  - Develop & manage annual Profit Plan.  The position will report to the Vice President, MMD Divisional Strategy Office (DSO) and the incumbent will have the opportunity to contribute to MMD Strategy as part of the DSO leadership team.  The leader will have accountability for an important component of strategic growth for the division and interface across the operating units and functions in delivering on these priorities Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement: Bachelor’s Degree required; Master’s Degree preferred Required Experience and Skills:  Minimum 15 years business development and negotiating skills and experience or related transferrable experiences;  Pharmaceutical industry experience across multiple Manufacturing disciplines (Operations, Supply Chain, Quality, etc.) Negotiation and contract management skills Strong relationship building skills  Leadership of global direct and indirect teams Strong financial and business acumen Excellent communication and presentation skills Preferred Experience and Skills:  Scientific, Business or Finance degree preferred  Advanced scientific degree or life sciences background/experience  Familiarity with contract law and/or intellectual property law   Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.    If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to  staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.   Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.   For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:                EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement            OFCCP EEO Supplement   Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Business Development - Supp. Chain Mgm Other Locations: US Employee Status: Regular Travel: Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Whitehouse Station West, NJ, US, NJ
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: QUA008595 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck Manufacturing Division, MMD, is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that’s committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.  The Topic Owner – Laboratory Testing (TO–LT) position is critical in Merck’s effort to create a simplified, integrated, user-centric QMS as part of the Lab Controls chapter for our human health products. The TO–LT is responsible for providing leadership and direction for the development and maintenance of processes, procedures and corresponding controlled documentation and systems for Lab Testing Topic 7.4 within QMS Lab Controls chapter. The incumbent in this position will closely collaborate with subject matter experts (SMEs) from various testing laboratories to define requirements and procedures related to analytical, biological and microbiological testing as well as testing for incoming materials/components and devices/combination products. The TO-LT is also responsible for ensuring the end-to-end life cycle process for managing laboratory operations is well defined, there is a robust quality management system in place and that any gaps are identified and managed to completion. Lead the laboratory testing topic within the QMS Lab Controls chapter. Define and lead the strategy for implementation of global IT solution and platforms for effective and efficient laboratory operations. Engage in Technology Enabled Lab (TEL) effort to modernize QC labs, including implementation of digital methods and specifications, platform for lab planning and scheduling, data trending, etc.. Lead cross-functional global teams developing content for the topic, and interface with other chapters/topics, and stakeholders across the network as required. Work with subject matter experts to assess system performance and drive continual improvement, including standardization of testing methodologies and practices.  Enable full utilization of enterprise IT systems such as Empower, Nugenesis and various modules of GLIMS in QC labs across the network. Ensure quality requirements are sound and compliant by using insights, experience and judgment to proactively drive and improve the company’s QMS as it relates to management laboratory operations across various business units/product modalities. Provide leadership and technical direction on regulatory requirements for the above in the GMP/GDP environment. Monitor global regulations with impact on assigned topics to develop and sustain accurate interpretation of regulatory requirements per market, in alignment with QMS policies and procedures.  Drive the development, implementation and realization of permanent inspection readiness for assigned topic(s). Actively participate in pharmaceutical industry meetings / regulatory symposia etc., to establish industry relationships, leverage industry best practices and benchmarking, stay abreast of regulatory trends, and implement action plans to proactively address potential GMP compliance impact. Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement: Degree in Life Sciences, Engineering or related relevant discipline. Minimum of 15 years experience in the FDA and/or EU regulated pharmaceutical laboratory environment; preferably leading Quality Control laboratory operations at a site Required Experience and Skills: In-depth knowledge of analytical techniques used in commercial testing of raw materials, excipients, drug substance and drug products required, preferably with different product modalities (e.g., vaccines, biologics and pharmaceutical products). Working knowledge of end-to-end laboratory processes and systems (e.g., LIMS, Empower, etc.) Familiarity with Data Integrity requirements and regulations Demonstrated leadership in Quality & Compliance discipline and in-depth knowledge of global health authority regulations and requirements, with the ability to effectively translate and communicate these requirements. Subject matter expertise in regulatory requirements and expectations for laboratory and documentation controls.  Strong collaboration and cross-functional leadership skills to drive continuous improvement and promote knowledge sharing and endorsement of best practices across sites & functions. Excellent facilitation and project management skills, with strong verbal and written communication skills. Proven ability to lead and implement multiple projects/tasks simultaneously with competing and/or changing priorities; effective time management. Demonstrated ability to influence areas not under direct control to achieve objectives and effectively communicate challenging goals & objectives. Demonstrated ability to make and act on decisions while balancing speed, quality and risk. Ability to provide innovative ideas to improve quality and compliance that create value including seeking new information and external insights. Capable of working and communicating effectively with all levels of the organization globally. Proven ability to effectively initiate and drive change across the MMD network. Preferred Experience implementing global IT systems related to laboratory operations strongly preferred Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life. <?xml:namespace prefix = "o" />   If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to  staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.   Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.   For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:                EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement            OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Quality Operations Other Locations: Durham-RTP, NC, US; Wilson, NC, US; Elkton, VA, US Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck West Point, PA, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: CHE006433 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck Manufacturing Division, MMD, is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that’s committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.  At the Durham Vaccine Facility in Durham, North Carolina, the Global Vaccine Technology & Engineering (GVTE) team is seeking candidates to fill IPT Engineering positions to partner with Manufacturing Operations, Quality Operations and Process Automation. GVTE provides technical engineering and manufacturing support for the production of Merck's live virus vaccines at Durham. We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Engineer to join our vaccine manufacturing Technical Operations department within the Merck Manufacturing Division (MMD), supporting a sterile fill, finish, lyophilization vaccine manufacturing facility in Durham, NC. The Maurice R. Hilleman Center for Vaccine Manufacturing is located in northern Durham, North Carolina. This state of the art facility, started in 2004, is manufacturing Merck's lifesaving vaccines. Due to the importance of this facility in Merck’s Vaccine Manufacturing Supply Chain, the facility has seen rapid growth in production volumes and new employees over the last several years; currently Durham employs 1,000+ people. The Durham Technical Operations team is expanding to support both the current commercial vaccine production and technical transfer of new Vaccine products to the Durham facility. The Technical Operation’s team expansion offers challenging employment and professional growth opportunities for skilled engineers and scientists. The successful applicant for the Scientist role will have the opportunity to become part of this exciting team supporting the Durham facility. The IPT (Integrated Process Team) Support Specialist will be part of a cross functional team charged with the technical support of the manufacturing shop floor in a new fill-finish vaccine facility. This role requires the ability to execute multiple projects and activities across the IPT. Strong communication and collaboration skills are essential. The successful candidate will also have robust problem solving skills and a hands-on approach to equipment validation and problem solving, with a bias toward going to see problems for oneself in the field as they arise. Enthusiasm for continuously learning is a requirement. Primary Activities: Analyzing complex processing problems through critical analytical thinking and the design/execution of laboratory/pilot scale experiment Development of sound scientific justification for planned material and process and equipment changes. Working with the Technology, Automation, and Quality functions to determine the breadth and scope of investigations to identify the appropriate root cause, implement corrective actions, complete trending analysis, and determine product disposition. Preparing and/or provides guidance and review for regulatory filings, process descriptions, investigations, and change requests. Acts as a participant in domestic and international regulatory agency inspections. Supporting all quality and safety initiatives. Provide technical support to manufacturing shop floor for in-process analytics, controls, and troubleshooting. Keeping his/her supervisor current on the progress of projects, and making improvement recommendations on production procedures Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Science Related Field Required Experience and Skills: Minimum 2 years post-bachelor’s degree experience in GMP manufacturing and/or technical support of GMP -OR- master's degree in an Engineering or Science related field. Strong communication, leadership and teamwork skills. Preferred Experience and Skills: Experience with optimizing and troubleshooting aseptic processing operations such as formulation, filling, lyophilization, or automated inspection processes. Familiarity with process risk assessment tools, Quality by Design principles, and Lean/Six Sigma methodologies Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.    If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to  staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.   Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.   For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:                EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement            OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Chemical Engineering Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Durham, NC, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: PRO019154 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck Manufacturing Division, MMD, is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that’s committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.  The Vaccine Process Development and Commercialization (VPDC) group within the Merck Manufacturing Division (MMD) focuses on late stage process development, technology transfer, and in-line support of vaccine products.  We seek an energetic, people-oriented leader with strong scientific and technical skills to lead the development and commercialization activities supporting multiple vaccine programs.  In this role, you will be responsible for: Leading process development activities to execute large molecule downstream purification (e.g., clarification, chromatography, filtration) processing including lab-scale process development, in-process assay support, and process scale-up/scale-down. Execution of lab scale experiments and authoring associated technical reports and documents. Collaborating with commercial manufacturing teams to support facility start-up activities and provide on-the-floor support for drug substance manufacturing, both within the Merck network and at contract manufacturing organizations (CMOs). Leading assignment execution against accelerated, critical-path timelines in a right-first-time manner. Authoring and/or reviewing technical documents to support Process Performance Qualification (PPQ) and licensure. Provide mentorship and technical direction to other members of the team which may include dotted-line reporting relationships. Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:   B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering  Bioengineering, Pharmaceuticals, Biochemistry, Microbiology, or related field with 6 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree with 4 years of relevant experience; or Ph.D. with relevant academic experience. Required Experience and Skills:  Large molecule or relevant experience with purification process development, scaling (up and down) and tech transfer Hands-on expertise in execution of process development with multiple programs and unit operations Expertise in lab scale experimental execution and experience with Design of Experiments (DOE), statistical data analysis and presentation of results/conclusions. Experience authoring technical documentation to support regulatory submissions. Outstanding communication and people skills. Ability to foster a collaborative work environment focused on mentorship, coaching, and Subject Matter Expert development. Experience with project strategic planning. Preferred Experience and Skills: Experience with large molecule assay development and execution (HPLC, UPLC, MS, SDS-PAGE). cGMP experience. Experience with Quality by Design (QbD) and Lean Six Sigma principles. Strong cross-functional background, enabling teams to reach peak performance. Ability to provide scientific mentorship and guidance to technical coworkers and colleagues within and outside of Merck.  Experience supporting/writing regulatory filings (IND, MAA, BLA) and inspections with multiple agencies (FDA, EMA, JNDA, TGA) . Experience with on-the-floor GMP manufacturing support including providing immediate responses on the shop floor to deviations and potential deviations. Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.    If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to  staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.   Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.   For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:                EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement            OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. #LI-PG1   Job: Process Engineering Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: Yes - Potential to work with BSL2 compunds, live virus vaccines, general laboratory chemicals Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck West Point, PA, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: USW002184 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck Manufacturing Division, MMD, is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that’s committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.  Under the supervision of the Laboratory Supervisor, Senior Supervisor, Area Head or Laboratory Manager, consult with supervision concerning the planning of and perform testing on raw materials, culture media, production intermediates, manufactured bulks, finished products and/or other samples in compliance with written procedures. Testing may be performed in one or more of the following scientific disciplines: Microbiology, Biochemistry, and/or Virology. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Read, record, review and calculate test results and may be required to assist in the approval/validation of test data generated according to written procedures. Participate in performing investigational testing as needed and directed by supervision for product evaluation and assist supervision in conducting and authoring atypical investigations. Assist in the revision/implementation of control procedures (CPs) and standard operating procedures (SOPs) within the department and assist in training and orientation of other Laboratory Technicians. In compliance with operating practices, company policies, government regulations and current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs), assures that the quality of our products and services are of highest priority and meet all associated safety and compliance requirements. Responsible for performing assay specific procedures associated in one or more scientific functional disciplines for products requiring testing from MMD, MRL, etc. Maintain complete records of all testing conducted and record test observations. Using approved statistical methods, reads, records, and reviews and calculates test results and may be required to assist in the approval/validation of test data generated according to written procedures and notifies supervision of potential atypical testing results. Participates in performing investigational testing as needed and directed by supervision for product evaluation and assist supervision in conducting and authoring atypical investigations. Assist in the revision/implementation of control procedures (CPs) and standard operating procedures (SOPs) within the department and assists in training and orientation of other Laboratory Technicians. Assist supervision in the planning of daily work schedules and mantain laboratory documentation according to departmental policies and procedures. Maintain necessary stock of equipment, glassware, supplies, etc. and notifies supervision when inventories are low. Perform computer analysis and enters test data into appropriate system. (i.e. LIMS, Excel). Participate in regulatory activities and may be responsible for assisting in or leading internal compliance initiatives (i.e. External and Divisional Audits, Shop Floor Activities). Assist area supervision in the orientation and training of other departmental technicians as part of process specific training and maintains a clean, safe, and orderly work area while adhering to all departmental, safety and regulatory policies and procedures. Attend and actively participate in HAZOPS, waste walkthroughs, kaizen events, or any other operations, Lean Six- Sigma, Quality, Safety or Environmental training/initiatives as required. The incumbent must satisfactorily complete any prescribed skills assessment evaluation and/or specific qualification training Please note, this is an evening shift union position Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:  Bachelor's degree in Biological Science or related discipline, i.e. Chemistry, Medical Technology. The following minimum courses are required: Eight semesters of biological science course work to include, but not limited to, General Biology, Microbiology, Bacteriology, Immunology, Virology, Parasitology, Physiology, Mycology or Molecular Biology. A minimum of two laboratory courses. Four semesters of chemistry including General Chemistry with laboratory, Organic Chemistry and/or Biochemistry. Two semesters of college level mathematics Required Experience and Skills:  A minimum of one year working knowledge in aseptic technique. Prior experience with aseptic techniques and small volume liquid handling. Lift and move various items weighing up to 45 pounds Preferred Experience and Skills: A minimum of one year prior work experience with analytical laboratory method Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.    If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to  staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.   Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.   For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:                EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement            OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: USW, LOCAL 2-86 Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: No Number of Openings: 2 Shift (if applicable): 2nd Hazardous Materials: Yes - Lab chemicals Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck West Point, PA, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: CHE006432 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck Manufacturing Division, MMD, is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that’s committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.  At the Durham Vaccine Facility in Durham, North Carolina, the Global Vaccine Technology & Engineering (GVTE) team is seeking candidates to fill IPT Engineering positions to partner with Manufacturing Operations, Quality Operations and Process Automation. GVTE provides technical engineering and manufacturing support for the production of Merck's live virus vaccines at Durham. We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Engineer to join our vaccine manufacturing Technical Operations department within the Merck Manufacturing Division (MMD), supporting a sterile fill, finish, lyophilization vaccine manufacturing facility in Durham, NC. The Maurice R. Hilleman Center for Vaccine Manufacturing is located in northern Durham, North Carolina. This state of the art facility, started in 2004, is manufacturing Merck's lifesaving vaccines. Due to the importance of this facility in Merck’s Vaccine Manufacturing Supply Chain, the facility has seen rapid growth in production volumes and new employees over the last several years; currently Durham employs 1,000+ people. The Durham Technical Operations team is expanding to support both the current commercial vaccine production and technical transfer of new Vaccine products to the Durham facility. The Technical Operation’s team expansion offers challenging employment and professional growth opportunities for skilled engineers and scientists. The successful applicant for the Scientist role will have the opportunity to become part of this exciting team supporting the Durham facility. The IPT (Integrated Process Team) Support Specialist will be part of a cross functional team charged with the technical support of the manufacturing shop floor in a new fill-finish vaccine facility. This role requires the ability to execute multiple projects and activities across the IPT. Strong communication and collaboration skills are essential. The successful candidate will also have robust problem solving skills and a hands-on approach to equipment validation and problem solving, with a bias toward going to see problems for oneself in the field as they arise. Enthusiasm for continuously learning is a requirement. Primary Activities: Analyzing complex processing problems through critical analytical thinking and the design/execution of laboratory/pilot scale experiment Development of sound scientific justification for planned material and process and equipment changes. Working with the Technology, Automation, and Quality functions to determine the breadth and scope of investigations to identify the appropriate root cause, implement corrective actions, complete trending analysis, and determine product disposition. Preparing and/or provides guidance and review for regulatory filings, process descriptions, investigations, and change requests. Acts as a participant in domestic and international regulatory agency inspections. Supporting all quality and safety initiatives. Provide technical support to manufacturing shop floor for in-process analytics, controls, and troubleshooting. Keeping his/her supervisor current on the progress of projects, and making improvement recommendations on production procedures Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Science Related Field Required Experience and Skills: Minimum 5 years post-bachelor’s degree experience in manufacturing and/or technical support of manufacturing  - OR -  Master’s degree in an Engineering or Science Related field plus 3 years of the experience in manufacturing and/or technical support of manufacturing Strong communication, leadership and teamwork skills. Preferred Experience and Skills: Experience in GMP manufacturing and/or technical support of GMP Experience with optimizing and troubleshooting aseptic processing operations such as formulation, filling, lyophilization, or automated inspection processes. Familiarity with process risk assessment tools, Quality by Design principles, and Lean/Six Sigma methodologies Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.    If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to  staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.   Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.   For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:                EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement            OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Chemical Engineering Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Durham, NC, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: MED004364 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck is on a quest for cures and is committed to being the world’s premier, most research-intensive biopharmaceutical company. Today, we’re doubling down on this goal. Merck Research Laboratories is a true scientific research facility of tomorrow, and will take Merck’s leading discovery capabilities and world-class small molecule and biologics R&D expertise to create breakthrough science that radically changes the way we approach serious diseases.    MEDICAL SCIENCE LIAISON, Neuroscience   Primary Activities: • Identify appropriate Scientific Leaders (SLs) with input from manager. Develops professional relationships and communicates with assigned SLs to ensure access to medical and scientific information on Merck products and areas of therapeutic interest. Ensures SLs have a medical contact within Merck. • Conduct peer-to-peer scientific discussions and maintain a reliable presence with those SLs to identify needs/opportunities to improve population health in assigned therapeutic area(s); discusses appropriate evidence that can contribute to healthcare solutions • Review headquarters-directed education and training to maintain current knowledge and understanding of dynamic scientific and clinical environment in Merck’s areas of interest. • Direct scientific leader inquiries on issues outside of MSL scope of responsibilities (e.g., research, grants) to appropriate Merck resources consistent with applicable policies. • When requested by Merck Research Laboratories (MRL) Global Clinical Development, works to identify potential investigators for consideration for participating in phase II-IV clinical development programs and provide support for sponsored trials. • In response to unsolicited requests from scientific leaders, provide areas of interest and general high-level information regarding the Merck Investigator Study Program (MISP) process.  Additionally,  when requested by the Global Director Scientific Affairs and Global Center for Scientific Affairs, provide support for the  Merck Investigator Study Program (MISP). • Attend scientific and medical meetings. Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement: •  MD, DO, PharmD, or PhD   Required Experience and Skills**:  • Five (5) years of clinical (patient care) in acute care, neurosciences, surgery, OR anesthesia therapeutic area(s) beyond that obtained in the terminal degree program. May include fellowship, residency, or work experience. • Significant experience in late clinical research (i.e. phase 2 or later) as an investigator or key study personnel in the following relevant study types: outcomes research, company sponsored trials, or investigator initiated trials.  Bench top or pre-clinical research experience alone is not sufficient.  • Ability to travel up to 60% of the time and reside in the indicated territory.    Preferred Experience and Skills: • Two years prior work experience as field facing Medical Liaison, or relevant industry experience • Capable of conducting doctoral level discussions with key scientific leaders • Strong focus on scientific education and dialogue • Business and market knowledge, including quality management. • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and networking skills • A thorough understanding of FDA, OIG, HIPAA and other ethical guidelines, laws, and regulations relevant to the pharmaceutical industry and its customers. • Be able to organize, prioritize, and work effectively in a constantly changing environment. • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access).   Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.    If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.   For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:                EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement            OFCCP EEO Supplement   Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Medical Affairs Generic - Field Based Other Locations: Sacramento, CA, US; Seattle, Washington-United States, US; Portland, OR, US; Boise, ID, US; San Jose, CA, US Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 75 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): N/A Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck San Francisco, CA, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: MED004365 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck is on a quest for cures and is committed to being the world’s premier, most research-intensive biopharmaceutical company. Today, we’re doubling down on this goal. Merck Research Laboratories is a true scientific research facility of tomorrow, and will take Merck’s leading discovery capabilities and world-class small molecule and biologics R&D expertise to create breakthrough science that radically changes the way we approach serious diseases.    MEDICAL SCIENCE LIAISON, Neuroscience   Primary Activities: • Identify appropriate Scientific Leaders (SLs) with input from manager. Develops professional relationships and communicates with assigned SLs to ensure access to medical and scientific information on Merck products and areas of therapeutic interest. Ensures SLs have a medical contact within Merck. • Conduct peer-to-peer scientific discussions and maintain a reliable presence with those SLs to identify needs/opportunities to improve population health in assigned therapeutic area(s); discusses appropriate evidence that can contribute to healthcare solutions • Review headquarters-directed education and training to maintain current knowledge and understanding of dynamic scientific and clinical environment in Merck’s areas of interest. • Direct scientific leader inquiries on issues outside of MSL scope of responsibilities (e.g., research, grants) to appropriate Merck resources consistent with applicable policies. • When requested by Merck Research Laboratories (MRL) Global Clinical Development, works to identify potential investigators for consideration for participating in phase II-IV clinical development programs and provide support for sponsored trials. • In response to unsolicited requests from scientific leaders, provide areas of interest and general high-level information regarding the Merck Investigator Study Program (MISP) process.  Additionally,  when requested by the Global Director Scientific Affairs and Global Center for Scientific Affairs, provide support for the  Merck Investigator Study Program (MISP). • Attend scientific and medical meetings. Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement: •  MD, DO, PharmD, or PhD   Required Experience and Skills**:  • Five (5) years of clinical (patient care) in acute care, neurosciences, surgery, OR anesthesia therapeutic area(s) beyond that obtained in the terminal degree program. May include fellowship, residency, or work experience. • Significant experience in late clinical research (i.e. phase 2 or later) as an investigator or key study personnel in the following relevant study types: outcomes research, company sponsored trials, or investigator initiated trials.  Bench top or pre-clinical research experience alone is not sufficient.  • Ability to travel up to 60% of the time and reside in the indicated territory.    Preferred Experience and Skills: • Two years prior work experience as field facing Medical Liaison, or relevant industry experience • Capable of conducting doctoral level discussions with key scientific leaders • Strong focus on scientific education and dialogue • Business and market knowledge, including quality management. • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and networking skills • A thorough understanding of FDA, OIG, HIPAA and other ethical guidelines, laws, and regulations relevant to the pharmaceutical industry and its customers. • Be able to organize, prioritize, and work effectively in a constantly changing environment. • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access).   Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.    If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.   For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:                EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement            OFCCP EEO Supplement   Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Medical Affairs Generic - Field Based Other Locations: Little Rock, AR, US; San Antonio, TX, US; Austin, TX, US; Albuquerque, NM, US; Jackson, MS, US; New Orleans, LA, US Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 75 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): N/A Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Houston, TX, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: MED004359 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck is on a quest for cures and is committed to being the world’s premier, most research-intensive biopharmaceutical company. Today, we’re doubling down on this goal. Merck Research Laboratories is a true scientific research facility of tomorrow, and will take Merck’s leading discovery capabilities and world-class small molecule and biologics R&D expertise to create breakthrough science that radically changes the way we approach serious diseases.  The Oncology Medical Affairs Strategy Associate Director (O-MASAD) position is a core function within Oncology Medical Affairs and supports the achievement of our scientific and medical strategies.  Specifically, the O-MASAD will partner with the US Regional Director of Medical Affairs (RDMA) to deliver our key scientific/medical strategies (materials, training, concepts) to the Oncology Medical Affairs Directors (O-MADs) for use with customers (external scientific leaders and key decision makers).  The O-MASAD will work across functional areas within Merck to drive the project management of new and existing efforts aligned to the medical affairs strategies. The role involves the development and execution of project plans, the identification and creation of needed resources in alignment with and applicable policies and guidance documents.  Primary Activities: Project Management: The  O-MASAD must possess project management expertise, operational capabilities, persuasive skills, and the ability to lead without direct authority over a continuum of stakeholders at varying band levels to ensure that the practice of meaningful and collaborative scientific exchange at the direction of the US-RDMA results in trust and value for Merck from the perspective of our Scientific Leader, SL’s.  Strategy Realization: Through partnership with the US-RDMA help drive the creation of the MAP ensuring input from ad boards/EIFs, congresses, brand teams, and external interactions.  Independently identifies and continually improves processes to meet strategic goals of the US O-MA program. Support the development of executive-level presentations that provide project status updates, and reflect progress against Oncology Medical Affairs objectives Material & Training Creation: Collaborate on the creation, review and approval of O- MAD materials as a strategic operational partner.  Be the subject matter expert for Zinc (the global review and approval tool for promotional materials) and the Promotional Review Team (PRT).  Provide support in ensuring appropriate training and up to date information is available to the O-MADs to support their ongoing external interactions.  Provide training and education to O-MADs of strategy/updates.   Additional Responsibilities:  Drive creation, review, and approval of O-MAD materials as the strategic operational partner of the US-RDMA.   Work with US-RDMA and colleagues within Merck to develop comprehensive project plans for US O-MA initiatives, including timelines, resources, and critical path assessment, milestones, and project deliverables.  Ensures creation and development of SL/KDM customer education tools required to support strategy.   Be the US O-MA subject matter expert for Zinc (the global review and approval tool for promotional materials) and the Promotional Review Team (PRT).  Interface with External Agencies for O-MAD material creation and optimization.  Drive ZINC & PRT Training & sharing best practices.  Provide support in ensuring appropriate training and up to date information is available to the O-MADs to support their ongoing external interactions.   Help drive the creation of the MAP ensuring input from ad boards/EIFs, congresses, brand teams, and external interactions.  Engage directly and independently in high level communications in writing, on the phone and face to face with internal stakeholders.  Independently identifies and continually improves processes to meet strategic goals of Oncology Medical Affairs.  Adheres to the  compliance and regulatory procedures, working closely with Global Compliance and Legal.  Actively engages with Legal, Compliance, Brand Teams and other functional leaders to recommend solutions and/or process improvement to enhance our reputation with external scientific leaders. Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:  Required:  Doctorate (M.D., PhD, PharmD) Preferred:  Healthcare Field Required Experience and Skills: A minimum of 1 year of experience in comprehensive Project Management with proven competence in leading multiple projects simultaneously  A minimum of 1 year of Oncology experience Compelling teamwork, collaborative and influencing skills  Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation ability  Strong personal integrity  Must be able to organize, prioritize, and work effectively in a constantly changing environment Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) Preferred Experience and Skills: Healthcare or Scientific background  Experience with PRT & Zinc  Experience working in the pharmaceutical industry, Medical Affairs, and/or Medical Information strongly preferred Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.  If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:              EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement            OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Medical Affairs Generic ONC Other Locations: Kenilworth, NJ, US Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): N/A Hazardous Materials: no Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Upper Gwynedd, PA, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: STA000994 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck is on a quest for cures and is committed to being the world’s premier, most research-intensive biopharmaceutical company. Today, we’re doubling down on this goal. Merck Research Laboratories is a true scientific research facility of tomorrow, and will take Merck’s leading discovery capabilities and world-class small molecule and biologics R&D expertise to create breakthrough science that radically changes the way we approach serious diseases.  The Associate Principal Scientist, Statistical Programming − Oncology, leads the statistical programming activities for multiple and/or large/complex late stage drug/vaccine clinical development projects.  Accountability predominantly includes the development and execution of statistical analysis and reporting deliverables (e.g. safety and efficacy analysis datasets, tables, listings, figures), the span of which range from individual clinical trials to world-wide regulatory application submissions and post marketing support. The incumbent is responsible for the design and maintenance of statistical databases that support multiple stakeholder groups which include clinical development, outcomes research and safety evaluation. The position is a key collaborator with statistics and other project stakeholders in ensuring that project plans are executed efficiently with timely and high quality deliverables. For assigned projects the position serves as the statistical programming point of contact and knowledge holder through the entire product lifecycle. Key areas of focus include (1) the assurance of deliverable quality and process compliance, (2) effective deliverable development utilizing global and TA standards that optimize analysis and reporting and promote a strategic knowledge-base data model, (3) maintaining and managing a project plan including resource forecasting,  (4) coordinating the activities of a global programming team that includes outsource provider staff, (5) membership on departmental strategic initiative project teams such as new statistical computing platform evaluation and development. Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:   Bachelor's or Master's (preferred) Degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Biological Sciences, or Engineering  Required Experience and Skills:   BS plus 9-12 years or MS plus 7+ years SAS programming experience in a clinical trial environment Experience leading large and/or complex statistical programming projects that include coordinating the activities of a programming team Broad knowledge and significant experience in developing analysis and reporting statistical programming deliverables (datasets, statistical analyses, report tables, and graphics) using global and TA standards and according to quality, compliance and timeliness requirements.  Expertise in SAS and clinical trial programming including data steps, procedures, SAS/MACRO, SAS/GRAPH; systems and database expertise. Familiarity with statistical analysis methods and clinical data management concepts. US and/or worldwide drug or vaccine regulatory application submission experience at the leadership level including the development of electronic submission deliverables Strong project management skills; A program leader; Determines appropriate programming methodology, assures programming consistency across protocols and projects, completes programming tasks, and directs the program development effort of other programmers; an experienced programming mentor; ability to engage key stakeholders Ability to comprehend statistical analysis plans which may describe statistical methodology to be programmed; Understanding of statistical terminology and concepts Designs and develops complex programming algorithms; Excellent communication and negotiation skills with a demonstrated history of teamwork and collaboration; deals well with change and seamlessly assimilates to new projects and stakeholders. Strategic thinking - ability to turn strategy into tactical activities; design of statistical databases with the end in mind that optimize analysis and reporting and leverage departmental standards and industry best-practices Experience in CDISC and ADaM standards. Demonstrated success in the assurance of deliverable quality and process compliance. Ability to anticipate stakeholder and regulatory requirements Preferred Experience and Skills:   Strong working knowledge of reporting processes (SOPs) and software development life-cycle (SDLC) Ability and interest to work across cultures and geographies. Experience providing technical and/or programming guidance and mentoring to colleagues Ability to complete statistical programming deliverables through the use of global outsource partner programming staff Experience developing and managing a project plan using Microsoft Project or similar package Active in professional societies Experience in process improvement   Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.  If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to  staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.   For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:                EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement  Job: Statistical Programming Other Locations: Rahway, NJ, US Employee Status: Regular Travel: Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Upper Gwynedd, PA, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: QUA008253 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck Manufacturing Division, MMD, is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that’s committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe. The Manager of Environmental Monitoring (EM) for Elkton, Va Manufacturing site provides oversight and direction in regards to the environmental state of directly supervises Environmental Monitoring Technicians and works with the Integrated Production Teams (IPT) to ensure appropriate routine EM and response to environmental excursions within the facility or utility systems. He/She is responsible for ensuring standardization of work for the EM Technicians as well as understanding and providing awareness to the technicians of environmental trends and concerns. He/She is directly responsible for a team of 10-15 hourly employees who carry out the EM/Utilities program requirements including sampling, reading plates, investigations, and interactions with the microbiology laboratory and IPTs. The Manager of Environmental Monitoring is knowledgeable in Federal and other regulatory agency requirements, cGMPs, and Merck Guidelines and Sterile Standards to assure that all areas remain in compliance. The Manager of Environmental Monitoring will be the primary point person for the EM. He/She will be responsible for ensuring the team remains in an inspection ready state for regulatory agencies. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: Directly responsible for a team of 10-15 hourly employees who perform the sampling and reading of plates to enable a successful EM/Utilities program Manage routine shift coverage, overtime and time approvals for all hourly employees.  Manage training program for employees as well as employee development. Participate in investigations to drive to root cause and require and perform CAPAs as appropriate. Ensures standardization and effectiveness sampling program as well as response level cleaning. Provides oversight of environmental trends and environmental annual reviews. Implements corrective actions as appropriate.  Works with IPTs and EM Technicians to maintain effective communication ensuring a robust environmental control program Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement: Bachelors degree in science, engineering, or related areas of study. Required Experience and Minimum Requirements: At least 3 years of prior management/supervisory experience. At least 2 years of experience in Environmental / Control Monitoring, cGMP Microbiology laboratory, quality or technology related position within sterile or aseptic operations Familiarity with aseptic gowning & processing Understanding of cGMPs and / or regulatory requirements as they apply to sterile manufacturing Skills with data management and trending computerized systems, and Microsoft Office Systems Evidence of leadership skills coupled with good oral and written communication skills.  Preferred Experience and Skills: Experience speaking with Regulatory Inspectors Familiarity with vaccine, biologics and sterile pharmaceutical processing Familiarity with USP Chapters on EM and Utilities and Industry best practices such as PDA white papers Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to staffingaadar@merck.com. Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully: Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit: EEOC Poster EEOC GINA Supplement OFCCP EEO Supplement Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Quality Operations Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Elkton, VA, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: MAR007326 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck’s Global Human Health (GHH) Division abides by a “patient first, profits later” ideology. Results-driven and ambitious, this team of individuals represents a functional balance between meeting company objectives and the needs of people around the world. The organization is comprised of sales and marketing professionals who are passionate about their role in bringing Merck's prescription medicines, vaccines, and other medical products to our customers worldwide.  The Executive Director, Digital Engagement, is responsible for transforming and building digital marketing capabilities in the US and leading the evolution of Merck’s US digital customer engagement teams supporting Pharma, Vaccines and Oncology businesses.  The primary focus of the Digital Engagement Team will be to improve the Customer Experience and optimize brand performance. The ED will bring a strategic perspective to the development, execution and measurement of effective digital content and campaigns.   She/he will be instrumental in driving the transformation of key business processes to enable teams to more effectively engage customers with timely and relevant content.  Reporting to the Executive Director will be multiple Directors of Digital Engagement responsible for providing expertise, guidance and appropriate tools/resources to the digital engagement teams who are driving the digital transformation for each of Merck’s US business units.  Also reporting to the Executive Director will be key functions supporting the digital engagement teams. Key responsibilities and competencies include:   Oversight for all digital content development, planning, and execution to increase user engagement with digital platforms and our content. Maintaining current understanding of: Trends in Agile methodology and execution and design thinking External network of contractors / agencies to support capability building in prioritized markets. Customer preferences – including relevant use of social media, video and other channels Measurement and analytic tools Collaboration with leaders and teams across the enterprise to establish digital marketing best practices and advancement of required capabilities (e.g. IT, marketing, sales, market research). Working closely with analytics and strategy team to inform engagement strategies. Serving as a mentor to members of the team to drive their technical and professional development. Advancement of digital capabilities by identifying new opportunities, seeking necessary input from key stakeholders, and operationalizing ideas. Infusing knowledge across the organization about emerging and relevant channels/technology and capabilities. Ensuring adherence to US legal, compliance regulatory standards. Vendor/Agency partner relations. Travel 10%  Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:   Bachelor’s Degree required Advanced degree preferred Required Experience and Skills:  Minimum of 7 years digital marketing experience Experience with content and resource/campaign optimization across channels using actionable metrics and data insights Innovative thinker  Demonstration of significant initiative to generate, implement and execute on ideas and strategy Experience working on or leading a large digital transformation  Expertise working with various digital channels Strong Leadership, strong business acumen, superior communication and influencing skills with ability to articulate complex technical concepts in business language Experience using analytics to measure and optimize digital initiatives/campaigns Demonstrated track record of building and leading successful teams Ability to build strong cross-functional partnerships and external relationships Internal and external client facing change initiative experience, business process improvement, and strategic business planning Ability to manage ambiguity and effectively lead change and demonstrate the ability to shift direction as needed to address emerging organizational needs Demonstrated experience balancing both operational and strategic activities Strong analytical skills, planning and project management skills Preferred Experience and Skills: Second line people management, ideally having led large commercial teams Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.    If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to  staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.   Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.   For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:                EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement              OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations.   Job: Marketing Communications/Channels Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): N/A Hazardous Materials: No Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Upper Gwynedd, PA, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: MAN006150 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck Manufacturing Division, MMD, is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that’s committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.  GENERAL SUMMARY: The Associate Technician, Operations, support the manufacturing process through hands on cell culture, viral and purification activities as well as other production related activities. GENERAL PROFILE:  Decisions are guided by policies, procedures and business plan; receives guidance from manager Aseptic practice and GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) adherence Working in a team environment to accomplish departmental goals Ability to direct own work through leadership FUNCTIONAL EXPERTISE: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Working in conjunction with all appropriate personnel, performs manual and automated operations, general maintenance and support functions necessary for the production of vaccines. Serves on safety, quality and other committees as required. Provides all documentation and clerical functions necessary to allow proper accountability and traceability of product. Maintains, inventories, and transports all required equipment, materials, supplies and products. Ensures shipment criteria and timely availability and delivery. Performs general maintenance and assists in troubleshooting of equipment. Performs housekeeping in all work areas. Executes facility decontamination according to approved procedures. Performs sampling/in-process testing supporting the manufacturing and validation process for current process as well as developmental work for new products/processes as required. Identifies and addresses compliance, environmental, safety, and process deviations as appropriate while notifying appropriate personnel. Maintains, cleans and prepares equipment used in vaccine production. Schedules and performs environmental monitoring during processing and records results in the computerized database system. Provides timely delivery of sample and other materials as required to appropriate laboratories, coordinating with Quality and Logistics as required. Attends and actively participates in HAZOPS, waste walkthroughs, 5S, kaizen events, or any other operations, lean six-sigma, quality, safety or environmental training/initiatives as required Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:  High School Diploma Required Experience and Skills:  Minimum 1 year of industry experience Position requires aseptic gowning during performance of job duties. Aseptic gowning requires that all skin and hair are covered through wearing the following: beard/moustache cover, hair net, hood and facemask, goggles, jumpsuit, gloves and boots. Must be willing and able to lift 50 lbs Must be willing to be vaccinated/blood tested for titer for products manufactured within the facility if needed Must be willing to work evening shift (3pm – 11:30pm; Monday – Friday) Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.    If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to  staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.   Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.   For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:                EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement            OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Manuf./Operations Generic Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: No Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 2nd Hazardous Materials: Yes - CIP 100 and CIP 220 Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Durham, NC, US
Feb 15, 2019
Requisition ID: CHE006426 Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Merck Manufacturing Division, MMD, is a team of dedicated, energetic individuals who are committed to being the most trusted supplier of pharmaceuticals and health products worldwide. Our facilities, along with our external contractors, suppliers, and partners, comprise an interdependent global manufacturing network that’s committed to delivering a compliant, reliable supply to customers and patients on time, every time, across the globe.  At the Durham Vaccine Facility in Durham, North Carolina, the Global Vaccine Technology & Engineering (GVTE) team is seeking candidates to fill IPT Engineering positions to partner with Manufacturing Operations, Quality Operations and Process Automation. GVTE provides technical engineering and manufacturing support for the production of Merck's live virus vaccines at Durham. We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Engineer to join our vaccine manufacturing Technical Operations department within the Merck Manufacturing Division (MMD), supporting a sterile fill, finish, lyophilization vaccine manufacturing facility in Durham, NC. The Maurice R. Hilleman Center for Vaccine Manufacturing is located in northern Durham, North Carolina. This state of the art facility, started in 2004, is manufacturing Merck's lifesaving vaccines. Due to the importance of this facility in Merck’s Vaccine Manufacturing Supply Chain, the facility has seen rapid growth in production volumes and new employees over the last several years; currently Durham employs 1,000+ people. The Durham Technical Operations team is expanding to support both the current commercial vaccine production and technical transfer of new Vaccine products to the Durham facility. The Technical Operation’s team expansion offers challenging employment and professional growth opportunities for skilled engineers and scientists. The successful applicant for the Specialist role will have the opportunity to become part of this exciting team supporting the Durham facility. The IPT (Integrated Process Team) Support Specialist will be part of a cross functional team charged with the technical support of the manufacturing shop floor in a new fill-finish vaccine facility. This role requires strong data analysis, technical writing skills and the ability to coordinate small teams to support Continued Process Verification reporting throughout the year. The successful candidate will also have robust problem solving skills and a hands-on approach, with a bias toward going to see problems for oneself in the field as they arise. Enthusiasm for continuously learning is a requirement. Primary Activities: Preparing Continued Process Verification reports Leading others in preparing Continued Process Verification reports Supporting the Associate Director in review and approval of investigations, engineering change requests and standard operating procedures Preparing and/or providing guidance and review for regulatory filings, process descriptions, investigations, and change requests. Acts as a participant in domestic and international regulatory agency inspections. Secondary Activities: Working with the Technology, Automation, and Quality functions to determine the breadth and scope of investigations to identify the appropriate root cause, implement corrective actions, complete trending analysis, and determine product disposition. Analyzing complex processing problems through critical analytical thinking and the design/execution of laboratory/pilot scale experiment Development of sound scientific justification for planned material and process and equipment changes. Supporting all quality and safety initiatives. Provide technical support to manufacturing shop floor for in-process analytics, controls, and troubleshooting. Keeping his/her supervisor current on the progress Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:    Bachelor degree in an Engineering or Science Related field Required Experience and Skills: Minimum 3 years post-bachelor’s degree experience in GMP manufacturing and/or technical support of GMP manufacturing operations Strong communication, leadership and teamwork skills Strong data analysis skills Experience interfacing with Health Authorities Preferred Experience and Skills: Thorough knowledge of MMR and/or Varicella vaccine development Experience with optimizing and troubleshooting aseptic processing operations such as formulation, filling, lyophilization, or automated inspection processes Experience with System Design Lifecycle Documentation Familiarity with process risk assessment tools, Quality by Design principles, and Lean/Six Sigma methodologies Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.    If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to  staffingaadar@merck.com .    Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:  Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.   Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.   For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit:                EEOC Poster              EEOC GINA Supplement            OFCCP EEO Supplement  Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of it’s manifestations. Job: Chemical Engineering Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Durham, NC, US