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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.

Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: QUA008120 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.    Position Description: The Associate Director will be part of the Investment Analytics Decision Sciences (IADS) group, providing the US Human Health (USHH) Marketing & Sales decision-makers with analytically and data driven recommendations for superior decision making regarding the allocation of promotional resources.   The Associate Director will support and have broad analytical responsibilities for two separate categories of decision support.   First, a major component of Merck’s Health Care Consumer strategy is focused on co-pay support programs. Analysis of historical performance, formulation of more optimal deployment scenarios, prediction of likely future performance of these scenarios, design and analysis of in-market pilots for candidate scenarios and recommendations for optimization of this important resource.   The Associate Director will lead this practice area, collaborating with colleagues in IADS, the Consumer Marketing Center of Excellence, Strategic Sampling Operations, franchise teams and others to develop best practices and realize more optimal deployment.   Second, the Associate Director will focus on advancing IADS best practices to more fully integrate new considerations/data sources into promotion and direct selling optimization recommendations. For example, the Associate Director will work to evolve existing practices, and to evaluate and implement new practices, in light of increasingly constrained and variable managed care and provider access. In this endeavor, the Associate Director will collaborate with various IADS areas including the Contract Optimization & Engagement Optimization teams. Qualifications Position Qualifications: Education Minimum Requirement:    The candidate must have a Master’s Degree in Statistics, Data Mining, Mathematics, Operation Research, Engineering or another Quantitative Decision field. Required Experience and Skills: The candidate must have at least 10 years of experience in developing and applying advanced analytical techniques to solve similar business challenges in the Pharmaceutical industry. The candidate must also have demonstrated strong client and project management experience, having to manage multiple analytical projects simultaneously and foster collaboration with colleagues. The candidate must have experience managing cross-functional teams and/or outside service providers to successfully deliver on analyses with multiple contributors and stakeholders. As a fair portion of the role will require the development of hands on analytics and predictive solutions, working knowledge of SAS, Excel and other analytical tools is also required. Superior communication and leadership skills are critical in order to develop, propose and convey technical concepts to business customers and USHH executives. Candidate must have demonstrated skills in developing concise and decision driven presentations that will inform decisions made by Senior Leaders. Understanding and experience in using various 3rd party data sources, such as IMS Exponent, DDD, and medical claims data and managed care access data are necessary. The candidate must have experience managing/mentoring analytical partners/staff to insure that appropriate analytical practices are employed and clearly articulated deliverables are received.   Preferred Experience and Skills: Experience with co-pay support program evaluation is strongly preferred. Experience with Pharmaceutical industry relevant Marketing Mix Models, Test vs. Control analysis and pilot designs are preferred. Use of parametric and non-parametric methods for response estimation strongly preferred. Familiarity with optimization approaches desired.   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: Quantitative Sciences Generic Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): Hazardous Materials: No Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Upper Gwynedd, PA, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: CHE006250 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 A highly motivated candidate is sought to join the Target Protein Design group in the Department of Biochemical Engineering and Structural Sciences at our West Point, PA discovery site. This group utilizes multidisciplinary approaches to understand protein structure, function, and dynamics of novel drug targets in preparation for their advancement into our drug discovery pipeline.  This role requires critical thinking, flexibility, multitasking, and the ability to bring in new technologies to enable generation and characterization of difficult to express proteins.    In this exciting role, you will:   Work in cross-functional discovery teams to understand the protein reagent needs of different functional areas and produce recombinant proteins to enable structure determination. Collaborate on projects that will involve cross-functional collaborations across diverse therapeutic areas that target proteins and pathways in oncology, immunology, cardiometabolic diseases, infectious disease, and neuroscience Qualifications Required Experience and Skills:  Ph.D. in Biochemistry, Biophysics, or related disciplines and a strong publication record Proficiency with biophysical techniques  to characterize protein stability, protein-ligand or protein-protein interactions (e.g. SPR, ITC,  DSC, DSF and MST)  Proficiency with analytical techniques, such as LC-MS or protein conjugation/labeling Experience with recombinant protein expression and purification Excellent organizational skills with a demonstrated ability to devise protocols, document results, and prepare reports while executing on multiple projects concurrently The successful candidate must have strong interpersonal skills and be highly motivated to work independently in a collaborative team-oriented setting Strong analytical and communication skills with ability to effectively present scientific findings to project teams      Preferred Experience and Skills:   Experience in expression, purification,  biochemical and biophysical characterization of protein targets  for structure studies (e.g. X-ray crystallography or cryo-EM) Experience with biochemical/biophysical assay development (e.g. radioligand binding, HTRF, and BRET). Experience in using automated plate-based assay platforms, liquid handling instrumentation, or multi-readout/format plate readers Background in enzyme kinetics, elucidating enzyme reaction mechanisms, and evaluating modes of small molecule enzyme inhibition or receptor-ligand interactions Experience in construct design and recombinant protein expression/purification for biochemical assay development and biophysical studies.   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: Chemistry Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck West Point, PA, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: SER001692 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.  Infrastructure Associates in this role will function as information technology (IT) professionals serving as technical liaison and participate in or oversee a variety of analytical and technical assignments that provide for problem diagnosis and solutions documentation, implementation, administration, support, and maintenance of a variety of hardware, software, and network products in an information technology infrastructure environment. Serve as a liaison between other technical staff, management, users, and vendors regarding service requests, usage, standards, security, and other technical matters. Provide onsite or remote access diagnoses and resolution of computer hardware and software problems. Deskside Support Associate will also be required to be an expert in Deskside Support operations able to analyze, evaluate and diagnose very complex technical problems in a minimum period of time. The work may involve implementing new technologies and procedures, integration and configuration work and responding to complex client problems. All tasks should be completed in line with company technical and quality standards and procedures and to provide a high degree of customer satisfaction. Project Management Responsible for technical leadership, project management and execution to achieve customer satisfaction, operational and financial success. Ensure resources are in place and manage the activities of staff, ensuring that they have the required information, equipment and tools necessary (i.e. schedules, procedure documentation, parts etc.) to complete the project. Candidates must be a self-starter that can operate independently and autonomously. Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement: Bachelor degree preferred or a combination of education and experience in the specific field.  Required Experience and Skills: Experience in IT support or a related discipline   Windows – MAC – IOS  Preferred Experience and Skills: 5 years’ experience in IT support Network -  Server Administration – Telephony – Mobile Device Management 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: Service Delivery/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 DeSoto, KS, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: BIO005360   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. Protein Sciences of Merck Research Laboratories (MRL) in Boston is seeking a Senior Scientist-level associate to help drive the development, automation and execution of high-throughput molecular biology and cell culture methods to support a largely robotic antibody and protein production platform.    You will build and apply an industrialized approach towards generating clone content and establishing cell culture/expression conditions for exploring antibody and protein diversity.  You will also be responsible for executing a centralized workflow that includes high-throughput cloning and mammalian cell culture along with the associated data management.  Your efforts will be a complement and central resource to existing capabilities and will serve as a means to expand the ability to interrogate antibody/protein diversity in order to identify optimal leads.    You will have the opportunity to apply enthusiasm and technical skills as a member of Protein Sciences to support and help drive multidisciplinary biotherapeutic discovery programs.   In this exciting role, you will: Develop high-throughput molecular biology and cell culture/transfection workflows to support automated protein production efforts  Troubleshoot these workflows to continuously improve performance (reliability, cloning/transfection efficiency, protein yield, etc.) Assure efficient, accurate data exchange between cell culture/transfection efforts and IT/database systems Design solutions to ensure quality and stability of the transfection process across diverse vector/expression systems Maintain molecular biology and cell culture workflow Standard Operating Procedures and device life-cycle documentation Qualifications Required experience and skills:  A minimum of a Bachelor’s with 8 years relevant experience OR a Master’s with a minimum of 5 years relevant experience  OR a  PhD with a minimum of 2 years in relevant field (e.g. molecular biology, chemical or bioengineering, biochemistry or similar) Experience with programming TECAN, Hamilton or similar liquid handling workstations Experience working with mammalian cell culture/transfection/expression systems (HEK/CHO) Experience with high-throughput protein/antibody production workflows and their inherent data management requirements A diverse molecular biology skill set (execution, innovation and troubleshooting) Ability to improve existing technologies and synergize new solutions from literature, peers and personal creativity and experience Excellent organizational, written and oral communication skills Preferred experience and skills:  Experience working inside high-throughput protein production environments Knowledge of VBA or similar programing language Experience working with lentivirus expression systems Experience with LIMS data entry, analysis and/or mining 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: Biology-Discovery Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: Bacterial and mammalian cell culture, standard laboratory chemicals and reagents Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Boston, MA, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: CHE006247 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.  Our organization is currently seeking an exceptional Senior Scientist for a position within the High-Throughput Experimentation and Lead Discovery Capabilities group.  The successful candidate will join a multidisciplinary, highly collaborative discovery chemistry team to invent novel medicines through a combination of innovative synthetic chemistry and reaction engineering to enable discovery. The successful candidate will be expected to apply science driven decision making working at the interface of chemistry and engineering. As a Senior Scientist, you must be collaborative and able to effectively participate in and/or lead cross-functional teams working in a variety of projects.  These cross-functional teams will explore, develop, optimize, test, and implement robust, scalable, innovative synthesis/screening solutions for the High-Throughput Experimentation group’s workflows.  This will require integration of instrument components, unit testing and troubleshooting with attention to understanding business and user requirements and improving efficiency, throughput, and quality.   Success across this spectrum of activities will necessitate the application of the latest advances in chemistry and engineering to realize the potential for automation to revolutionize the practice of medicinal chemistry. Furthermore, the successful candidate must exhibit excellent interpersonal, collaboration and communication skills in a team environment.  Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:  Master's degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or related field with a minimum of 4 years of relevant experience; or Ph.D. in above disciplines with relevant experience.  Anticipated attainment of Ph.D. in 2018-2019 matching noted criteria is also acceptable.   Required Experience and Skills: Experience with developing, optimizing, and validating automation systems for use in chemical high throughput experimentation. A proven track record of solving complex problems.   Preferred Experience and Skills:  Experience in synthesis, purification and analytical characterization of new chemical entities including HPLC, MS, NMR, and biophysical methods. Experience with operating and programming liquid handling robotics platforms (e.g., Hamilton, TECAN, Agilent Technologies, Mosquito, Thermo Matrix/ Versette).  Familiarity with streamlining workflows and developing automated laboratory processes and instrumentation systems, including collecting and documenting requirements, developing concepts, design, testing/validation, implementation, and training. A familiarity with design software (AutoCAD or similar) and documented (e.g. Github) automation tools, such as Node, OpenPLC, node-red (open source) or similar systems is desirable. Familiarity with multi-dimensional data analysis tools, including Spotfire or equivalent. Demonstrated ability in programming and debugging with VBAscript, Python, Pipeline Pilot, PERL and/or JavaScript, relational databases, SQL, LIMS or other relevant enterprise software packages; also, embedded systems using languages such as C, LabView, Python, DeltaV or similar; and familiarity with Linux OS on embedded systems. 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. 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: Chemistry Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: No Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): Hazardous Materials: Yes Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Kenilworth, NJ, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: TEC001259 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 Executive Director of Global Clinical Development Sourcing & Procurement leads the procurement team responsible for managing clinical outsourcing for Merck & Co. Inc. This individual has the responsibility for building high quality procurement performance and capability as part of Merck’s global research procurement sourcing management and elevation strategies. The Executive Director will lead the development of procurement strategy, guiding and implementing Global Category Management as per supply strategy council framework within the related categories, as well as mixed functional and operational responsibility for procurement. The incumbent will develop and maintain strong relationships with key executive business leaders in Merck Research Laboratory division and will serve as a member of the Research Procurement Leadership Team and as an extended member of appropriate senior stakeholder leadership teams. This role will lead a team that has Sourcing and Procurement responsibilities for Clinical Programmatic Outsourcing , Clinical Functional Services Providers, and other Clinical Services, Also, they will manage the relationship with regional and local procurement stakeholders as appropriate. The role will also include responsibilities to lead strategic initiatives supporting the clinical sourcing and procurement area which include managing a process for clinical inspection readiness and automation/digitization of procurement processes supporting Clinical Development. Primary activities include, but are not limited to: Leadership – As a key leader of a category of spend, responsible to develop then implement sourcing strategy and ensure Supply Strategy Council alignment, compliance and delivery of required business performance. Procurement Leadership – Provide the leadership, strategy and policy for the function building a high performance engagement model with the business and regions. Organizational Development – Build a core team of high quality procurement professionals who have direct responsibility for sourcing and projects. Process – Realize sourcing management, supplier value management, risk management, supplier diversity and SAP as core sustainable processes and enablers of delivery. Performance – Deliver ongoing savings as required, as well as meeting the business requirements for Assurance of Supply, Quality, Service, Cost, and Innovation Relationships – Build outstanding relationships with stakeholder management and regional procurement management which is oriented to meeting their business needs. Change Management – Adopt high quality change practices with customers and stakeholders, building and implementing an organization which is sustainable. Be a personal exemplar of the Merck Leadership Standards. Global – Ensure that the approach adopted is aligned with and supports Merck global procurement strategy and Global Category Management and Ways of Working. Procurement – Serves as a leader and exemplar of Sourcing Management and Global Category Management as a member of the GCTO Leadership Team. Diversity – Actively support diversity, both within Merck as well as expanding relationships and spend with Diverse Suppliers. Qualifications Education Requirement: Required:  Undergraduate degree Preferred:  Graduate degree and MBA Required: 10 years procurement or business management experience. "Demonstrated executive presence Strong communication skills Ability to drive change in an environment of ambiguity Travel = 30% Preferred: Technical – Broad base of research, direct & indirect procurement category knowledge preferred, including specific experience in clinical development, central laboratory, patient recruitments, etc. 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   #LI-RA1 Job: Technical Procurement Other Locations: West Point, PA, US Employee Status: Regular Travel: Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Kenilworth, NJ, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: MED003914 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.  Position Description: This role will report into the Process & Systems Director or Steward and will focus on coordinating projects, data and systems in support of Global Medical Affairs.  They will participate in transformational initiatives in the fast-paced and dynamic environment of Global Medical Affairs Operations. This role will be responsible for the following functions:  System Administration: Partnering with internal or external partners to oversee system configurations which enable GMA business process.  Maintain appropriate documentation in accordance with SDLC Standards. Participating in Business/System Requirements development as well as User Acceptance Testing and Communications to stakeholders regarding system updates/upgrades System Support: Accountable for systems governance such as license provisioning process and access management. Maintain a monthly dashboard of support calls from any source (e.g. Remedy, Digital learning, etc.) to formulate recommendations around training/communication/enhancement needs System & Process Execution:  Partner with the internal Business Owner and Learning & Development (where needed) to assist in the development of training materials and execution resources. Conduct process and system training where needed  Through these responsibilities, this role will identify opportunities for additional process improvements, innovations and systems enhancements/upgrades.   Based on capacity, this role will also have the opportunity to work on other core projects within Medical Operations Key Responsibilities include, but not limited to:  Successfully partner within GMA and across business functions and geographies to make effective decisions, solving complex problems with efficient solutions and escalating risks and issues as appropriate.   Primary point of contact for Help Desk escalations around system functionality and user roles Collaborates with key stakeholders within GMA and other internal business partners to design, develop and utilize metrics for quality and efficiency assessment and continuous improvement recommendations Participate in cross-divisional governance meetings (as needed) to ensure alignment across system users for configuration changes and release management Facilitates program training and maintenance of program-related reference guides and/or training documents on both the process and the applicable system Adhere to the compliance and regulatory procedures, working closely with Global Compliance and Legal Responds and complies with any program investigations, audits, or assessments working closely with GMA Standards Director on the control plan and any audits of the process Understands the business process and objectives to enable configuration decisions Engages cross-functionally across the organization to develop test and implementation plans, drive results and resolve issues, using an ability to assess and course correct when necessary Ability to multi-task and serve and the Process & System Coordinator for multiple processes and systems leveraged by GMA Communicate and influence at all levels of the organization; Strength in Leading Without Authority is critical Implement processes utilizing improvement methodologies such as Six Sigma and/or Lean Ensure efforts and priorities align to overall GMA Strategic Initiatives while focusing on efficient, effective process execution Monitors and evaluates process changes to ensure benefits/objectives are being met and are measurable Interfacing with Merck IT and/or external vendors to facilitate system configuration based on documented Business and Functional Requirement Specifications Partner with IT and external vendors to collect metrics around Helpdesk questions and training needs Develop Best Practices, and an implementation framework that is scalable and sustainable and can be applied to global process creation and transformation     Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:  Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in life sciences and process and systems related coordination  Required Experience and Skills:  Experience in partnering with Business stakeholders across geographies, therapy areas, and functions to inform global process design and execution Expertise to lead process and systems workshops, interviews and other methodologies to inform effective and efficient, new and updated processes and systems Attention to detail, excellent communication skills and the ability to work independently, escalating risks and issues as appropriate Demonstrated success in a fast-paced environment, with the ability to learn on the fly while understanding and solving new problems, requiring a high level of independent judgement and initiative Ability to identify the most efficient and effective way to implement new services Proven ability for innovation and non-traditional thinking Strong business acumen to be able to judge whether ideas can really lead to compliant and value adding customer solutions Excellent verbal and written communication to technical and non-technical audiences of various levels within the organization Outstanding presentation and facilitation skills Strong leadership skills and proven ability to influence without authority Good interpersonal and networking skills Friendly, outgoing, energetic, enthusiastic, stimulating Curious and constantly challenging the status quo Demonstrated ability to collaborate cross-functionally and with global stakeholders to achieve business objectives Strong analytical, decision-making, problem-solving, interpersonal, and time management skills Expert level usage of tools such as MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, MS Word and Visio  Preferred Experience and Skills:  Having worked at affiliate, regional and/or global level Change management, Project Management certification Veeva or Salesforce experience – i.e. CRM, Veeva Vault, PromoMats, etc.  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 Other Locations: Kenilworth, NJ, US Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): Hazardous Materials: None Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Upper Gwynedd, PA, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: MAN005787 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.  Merck is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of products benefiting both human and animal health.  Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us. Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of people like you.  To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork.  As part of our global team, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career. The Durham Varicella Bulk Facility (VBF) Operations organization is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill the position of Cell-Media Operations Coach.  This individual will be responsible for leading a team of shop floor technicians tasked with manufacturing activities in the delivery of Varicella bulk.  These activities include media preparation and filtration processes and cell culture expansion. The Durham Varicella Bulk Facility  has multiple Operations Manager openings on Day and/or Night shift.  Along with people management responsibilities, the Operations Coach will be accountable for their team’s execution performance and will lead changes in the area aimed at reducing cost through right first time (RFT) execution, improving batch release cycle time, and improving safety and quality at the shop floor level.  As key leader in the VBF IPT (Integrated Process Team), this individual will partner with their Focus Factory team members; Vaccine Technology & Engineering, Maintenance, Planning, Quality Operations, Automation and Validation, to lead change in a collaborative manner. The individual must embrace and be committed to establishing an empowered team culture, with the goal of each employee reaching their fullest potential and having accountability, authority and responsibility to one another, our community and our patients.  Enthusiasm for continuous learning, and equivalent sharing of knowledge, is a must. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following: Manages technicians in the various Varicella Bulk Facility suites to meet production targets for compliance, supply, strategy, and profit plan. Develops people through talent management, performance reviews, and employee development plans. Sponsors and grows safety culture within group and team. Facilitates focus on safety themed continuous improvement activities. Observes shop floor execution steps and provides feedback for improved aseptic technique, clean room conduct, and sterility assurance. Oversees the coordination of resources to implement suggestions/ideas of merit. Evaluates manufacturing metrics and performance indicators to proactively identify risks and continuously improve the capabilities of the organization. Facilitates execution of manufacturing improvement projects, focused on manufacturing consistency, right first time execution, and reducing batch release cycle time. Manages the team's adherence to Merck Production System (MPS) metrics, design standards and performance utilizing downtime tracking, MOE, SMED, and other available tools. Communicates frequently with Focus Factory (FF) team members; Vaccine Technology & Engineering, Maintenance, Planning, Quality Operations, Automation, and Validation.  Invests time and energy in developing relationships with FF peers. Builds an open and accepting workplace environment and models inclusive behaviors with peers and team.  Note: This description is not intended to be all-inclusive or a limitation of the duties of the Job.  It is intended to describe the general nature of the job that may include other duties as assumed or assigned.   Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:  High School Diploma/GED  Bachelor’s degree Preferred  Required Experience and Skills: Minimum 4 years of experience in a manufacturing, technical, or support role in regulated manufacturing environment or military related field  Strong team skills, including the ability to coach/develop work teams, provide training, motivate/empower others, and resolve conflict. Ability to manage multiple priorities and coordinate people/resources to meet a production schedule Strong interpersonal, communication, and problem-solving skills Must be goal oriented and able to manage risks. Willingness to work a 12 hour rotation (2-2-3) day and/or night shift schedule, including every other weekend Preferred Experience and Skills: Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Science field Prior coaching/supervisory experience Experience in a manufacturing role in an FDA regulated environment. cGMP experience in a sterile, bulk or finished pharmaceutical environment. Experience with formal problem solving techniques, such as root cause analysis (RCA), failure mode effects analysis (FMEA), and/or Lean Six Sigma tools. Experience in SAP and/or Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES). 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: Number of Openings: 3 Shift (if applicable): Other (see Work Schedule) Hazardous Materials: Varicella Live Virus Vaccine, Sporicidal Cleaning Agents Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Durham, NC, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: MAT000649 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 Production Planner will oversee inventory and supply planning responsibilities for assigned production areas at the Elkhorn, Nebraska site.  Maintains capacity plans, develops production schedules and/or finite schedules to ensure the efficient delivery of inventory, service and cost objectives.  Responsibilities may also include inventory stock transfer/replenishment responsibilities.   Partner with colleagues and business leaders to optimize output while minimizing delays. Work within company compliance and USDA guidelines while staying abreast of internal and external business challenges.  Oversee and/or participate with special projects to positively impact production results.  Other duties as assigned, some of which may include: Key Job Duties:   Develop detailed material delivery schedules to support production requirements.   Implement timely schedule adjustments based on changes in demand Track and reconcile weekly/monthly metrics versus established targets Communicate effectively with customers and decision makers regarding supply status and potential risks Ensure the accuracy of SAP system generated production plans  Contribute to business improvements through timely project implementations Support annual planning process for designated materials/products Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:  Bachelor degree in Business, Math or related field. Required Experience and Skills: 3-5 years relevant experience working in a manufacturing production environment Strong verbal and written communication skills Knowledge of ERP systems/concepts required, preferably SAP  High-level Math aptitude with effective problem-solving skills Attention to detail and ability to work in a team environment Strong computer skills to include Excel  Understand and follow Good Manufacturing Practices and Standard Operating Procedures 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: Materials Planning/Scheduling Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Elkhorn, NE, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: CHE006229 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.  We currently have an exciting opportunity to join our Analytical Commercialization Technology (ACT) Organization as a Senior Scientist in the Analytical Outsourcing and Stability (AOS) group. This is a  GMP laboratory analyst role responsible for a wide-range of GMP activities at Merck’s West Point, PA site.  The Senior Scientist will support critical small molecule formal stability studies and other time sensitive experiments necessary to deliver our global filings and ensure our commercial methods meet our stringent robustness standards.  In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for several key GMP activities.  Specific responsibilities include planning and execution of laboratory experiments, generation and review of GMP data and associated documentation, timely escalation of non-conforming events to laboratory management, assisting in investigations, developing and implementing corrective and preventative actions, and ensuring the overall safety of the laboratory.  A thorough understanding of cGMP requirements and dedication to ensuring continuous laboratory compliance under standard operating procedures is required for this position.  The applicant should be interested in developing and implementing robust methodology and have the technical skills necessary to identify improvements that enhance method efficiency and robustness. An ability to identify and implement continuous improvement for the workflows within the group is desired. In addition, strong leadership skills and a motivation to work in a diverse team environment with cross-functional interactions are essential. Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:    BS/BA in Chemistry or related discipline with at least 7 years of relevant pharmaceutical experience OR MS in Chemistry or related discipline with at least 5 years of relevant pharmaceutical experience OR PhD in Analytical Chemistry or related discipline with 0-3 years of relevant pharmaceutical experience Required Experience and Skills:  Strong chemistry knowledge Experience with common analytical techniques such as HPLC Demonstrated problem solving ability and attention to detail Strong leadership skills including proven ability to communicate and collaborate in a team environment Preferred Experience and Skills: Experience with analytical techniques such as UPLC, UV, Karl Fischer, and dissolution with proven ability to troubleshoot these methodologies Experience with GMP analytical work in the pharmaceutical industry. Familiarity with Empower III & Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS)  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: Chemistry - Science & Technology Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time Number of Openings: 2 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: Various laboratory solvents and chemicals Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck West Point, PA, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: CHE006231 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.  We currently have an exciting opportunity to join our Analytical Commercialization Technology (ACT) Organization as a Scientist in the Analytical Outsourcing and Stability (AOS) group. This is a GMP laboratory analyst role responsible for a wide-range of GMP activities at Merck’s West Point, PA site.  The Scientist will support critical small molecule formal stability studies and other time sensitive experiments necessary to deliver our global filings and ensure our commercial methods meet our stringent robustness standards.  In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for several key GMP activities.  Specific responsibilities include planning and execution of laboratory experiments, generation and review of GMP data and associated documentation, timely escalation of non-conforming events to laboratory management, assisting in investigations, developing and implementing corrective and preventative actions, and ensuring the overall safety of the laboratory.  A thorough understanding of cGMP requirements and dedication to ensuring continuous laboratory compliance under standard operating procedures is required for this position.  The applicant should be interested in developing and implementing robust methodology and have the technical skills necessary to identify improvements that enhance method efficiency and robustness. An ability to identify and implement continuous improvement for the workflows within the group is desired. In addition, strong leadership skills and a motivation to work in a diverse team environment with cross-functional interactions are essential. Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement: BS/BA in Chemistry or related discipline with at least 3 years of relevant pharmaceutical experience OR MS in Chemistry or related discipline 0-3 years of experience Required Experience and Skills:  Strong chemistry knowledge Experience with common analytical techniques such as HPLC  Demonstrated problem solving ability and attention to detail Strong leadership skills including proven ability to communicate and collaborate in a team environment Preferred Experience and Skills: Experience with analytical techniques such as UPLC, UV, Karl Fischer, and dissolution with proven ability to troubleshoot these methodologies Experience with GMP analytical work in the pharmaceutical industry. Familiarity with Empower III & Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS)  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: Chemistry - Science & Technology Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time Number of Openings: 2 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: Various laboratory solvents and chemicals Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck West Point, PA, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: PRO018467 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.  Responsible for directing activities relating to a unit of the maintenance, instrumentation, and/or utilities areas of the plant in support of the site and production operations. Responsibilities may include participation in procurement and maintenance of equipment and utilities to facilitate operations.  Directly manages a team or teams of hourly maintenance mechanics in a high performance work team environment. Qualifications Education Minimum Requiremen t:   Minimum of high school diploma. Required Experience and Skills :    Minimum of 4 years experience in a maintenance or utilities environment. Preferred Experience and Skills:  Higher education in engineering-related discipline is highly desirable.  2+ years prior supervisory 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.   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: Production / Maintenance Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: No Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: Will have access to a variety of hazardous compounds including various solvents, acids, bases, and other toxic chemicals. Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Danville, PA, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: BIO005299 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.  Applications are sought for a motivated and experienced Scientist to join the GMP Laboratories group within Vaccine Bioprocess Research and Development in West Point, PA.  Primary responsibilities of this position include biochemical assay (chromatography) and/or bioassay testing in support of the manufacture, release and stability of drug substance and drug product clinical supplies for vaccine and biologics clinical candidates. Specific duties include: Performing assays to measure product and process residuals under cGMP conditions Authoring cGMP SOPs and analytical method procedures  Authoring and executing analytical method qualification protocols Actively participating in routine lab maintenance activities Authoring and performing instrument validation documents and activities, respectively  Activities may require flexible scheduling for occasional shift work Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:  MS in Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, or related discipline; or BS with a minimum of three years relevant experience Required Experience and Skills:  Knowledge, understanding, and experience performing biochemical or cell-based assays Formal training and experience with analytical instrumentation (e.g. HPLC) Experience with testing of Biologics or Vaccines Preferred Experience and Skills: Formal training and experience with cGMP expectations, electronic notebooks, electronic data repositories, instrument validation, and SOPs Committed to working in a collaborative manner across functional areas Fast learner with an attention to details Effective written and oral communication skills Effective organization to multi-task and manage multiple projects Possess sound experimental design, data processing, and interpretation skills Knowledge of analytical method development and transfer to GMP labs 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: Biological Manuf-Pilot Plant Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: No Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: Routine laboratory testing of some assays may require use of hazardous materials. Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck West Point, PA, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: ACC005068 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.  Working as a member of the West Point MMD IT team, the IT Technical/ Business Analyst will focus on supporting and developing IT solutions that create business value for Merck Manufacturing at the West Point site. The Analyst will work with a wide variety of client groups including Operations, Quality, Laboratory Operations, Technical Operations, Automation and Facilities. The Analyst will take on a spectrum of roles from direct IT technical support, business analysis, support of deployment activities, project support and more. The Analyst will need to maintain and develop a strong relationship with a large network of IT staff as a site based liaison for the IT organization. This will require the candidate to develop a working knowledge of the people, processes and technologies on both the business and IT side in order to facilitate effective communication between the two. “One IT” – Overall responsibilities: Ensure and promote collaboration with IT and West Point Manufacturing Drive continuous improvement and innovation Support ongoing IT operations at the site to sustain operational effectiveness Assure and demonstrate full compliance with IT systems, processes and applicable regulatory requirements.  IT Technical Business Analysis: Continuously collaborate with both local and global business partners to understand current and desired business processes/requirements, as well as corresponding business goals.  Support and/or perform the formulation, definition and documentation of business cases and requirements. Lead and/or support the application of the Merck System Development LifeCycle (SDLC) and regulatory requirements, including development/review of the required deliverables as well as leading, executing, and facilitation of appropriate testing activities. Provide direct technical support and troubleshooting for applications, infrastructure and other IT tools. Additionally, the Analyst will be asked to coordinate efforts between the business and IT partners. Works with business partners to realize and promote the value of IT innovations / improvements. Support the local roll out of global solutions, systems and enhancements  Assist the business in defining and implementing right sized, quick win solutions using existing platforms as appropriate (ie. Office, Sharepoint, etc based solutions)   Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement: Education: BSc Degree or equivalent with relevant experience in Engineering, Science, Computer Science, Computer Science Engineering, Math, or equivalent experience Required Experience and Skills : Ability and desire to be hands on with IT technology and applications to help clients better use the tools available Possess an effective and open communication style  A willingness and ability to continuously learn new skills, processes and technologies both within the IT and Vaccine manufacturing space Possess the ability to independently solve problems across a variety of business processes and IT technologies Able to succeed in a dynamic, rapidly changing, highly matrixed business environment. Able to produce business documentation based on effective business requirements analysis and gathering of business and technical requirements.  Must be a good relationship builder with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with a diverse client and support group. Must be able to work independently and enable/facilitate productive and business-like meetings as well as to work with individuals at all levels and demonstrate a level of professionalism that instils confidence and inspires trust. Preferred Experience and Skills: Demonstrated IT programming skills Knowledge of IT infrastructure including server and network support Demonstrated knowledge and/or scientific skills related to pharmaceutical and vaccines manufacture 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: Account 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 West Point, PA, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: COM000707 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 TDO Lead is responsible day-to-day Threat Defense Operations (TDO), including the creation of detection logic tailored to enterprise threat landscape using industry-specific intelligence and developed use cases. Responsible for fostering relationship with Cyber Threat Intelligence as a content provider and Incident Response as a content customer.  Key Responsibilities: Oversee the day-to-day operations of the TDO team Develop close working partnerships with functional senior leaders to ensure threat intelligence analysis and products are mapped to prioritized corporate assets and risks Respond to high-priority requests for information/hunts from senior stakeholders Develop relationships with CTI and IR to enhance TDO hunt capabilities. Provide quality control over team products; assist with drafting, editing, critiquing, and proofreading threat intelligence estimates, briefs, assessments, and memorandums.  Conduct analytic reviews to foster analytic quality Manage and update Threat Defense Operations Procedures as needed    Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:  BA/BS or MA/MS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Security, or Information Systems required and 5+ years of experience in one or more of the following areas: proactive and reactive hunt techniques, zero-day exploit activities, malware identification Required Experience and Skills:  3+ years of experience leading high-functioning teams Expert knowledge of network monitoring and network exploitation techniques Experience with common attack vectors, including advanced adversaries (nation state/financial motivation) Knowledge around common web application attacks including SQL injection, cross-site scripting, invalid inputs and forceful browsing Ability to demonstrate analytical expertise, close attention to detail, excellent critical thinking, logic, and solution orientation and to learn and adapt quickly Ability to learn and operate in a dynamic environment Knowledge of how common protocols and applications work at the network level, including DNS, HTTP, and SMB Strong written communication skills Required certifications include, Security+, CEH, GCIA, GCIH, CISSP or similar Experience working with cyber security tools and software such as Splunk, Symantec End Point, TrendMicro Antivirus, McAfee Web Gateway, Checkpoint Firewalls, Bluecoat, Sourcefire, Active Directory, or relevant cyber security assets Preferred Experience and Skills: Experience with scripting or programming, including Perl, Python, C, C++, C#, Java, Bash/Shell, or Batch is a plus Experience working in a SOC environment Experience managing or developing detection logic for enterprise SIEM systems Experience with exploitation techniques and use case development Experience with IOC datasets (e.g., YARA, OpenIOC) 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 NSBE, SWE, NOBCCHE, AISES, NACME, SHPE, MOJO Job: Compliance & Risk Management Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): Hazardous Materials: No Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Branchburg, NJ, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: PRO018084 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.  Our Manufacturing Division is seeking to modernize and implement state of the art manufacturing capabilities to ensure rapid delivery of safe, effective and cost effective medicines for patients globally.  To enable this, the Manufacturing Systems, Design, and Commercialization Operating Unit is enrolling domain SMEs across the operating paradigm to identify and implement blueprints that codify design and operating principles that will deliver best in class manufacturing facilities and performance.  It is expected that these design and operating principles will be derived from within and beyond the biopharmaceutical industry.  Successful delivery of these blueprints will ensure new manufacturing division facilities deliver the promise of the innovative medicines that they produce in a safe, compliant, expeditious and cost effective way. A key element of this modernization is the assurance of robust processes.  Process design, technology transfer and ongoing Continuous Process Verification are core components of the commercialization process and ensuring safe and reliable supply for patients. The Technical Operations Architect for drug substance (DS) will be accountable for identifying, developing and ultimately implementing these best and next practices across large and small molecule drug substance operations through standardization of technical operations infrastructure and operating principles.  Primary activities include, but are not limited to: The incumbent will be accountable for identification, development and deployment of technical operations best and next practices within the operations envelope, inclusive of drug substance / sterile fill finish across large and small molecule modalities. Expected to routinely collaborate with multi-disciplinary team of engineers, scientists, operations staff and others to advance technical capabilities within the manufacturing ecosystem. Closely interacts internally with other departments principally, Operations, MS&T, MRL, and Quality, and externally within the biopharmaceutical sector to identify and secure best practices. Prospect adjacent industries beyond the biopharmaceutical sector to identify and secure next practices to advance onsite and above site technical support operating principles and practices. Accountable for developing clear business cases, and where appropriate conducting pilots, to ensure emerging best and next practices will return meaningful value upon implementation. Awareness and fluency in the Process Validation lifecycle for biopharmaceuticals inclusive of Process Design, PPQ, and CPV.   Deep understanding of drug substance processing technologies and operating paradigms and ability to balance the standardization of technologies while maintaining flexibility for operations. Curation and prioritization of initiatives to drive improved digital blueprints Consistently demonstrate key leadership attributes within and beyond immediate responsibilities is essential:  Innovation – create opportunity and unlock innovation by balancing expertise with curiosity and a learning mindset Leverage Tensions – embrace opposing forces to make timely and courageous trade-off decisions that enable short and long term value Boundaryless Execution – build partnerships, break down barriers, and leverage networks across the ecosystem to create value Demonstrated ability to work in customer facing environment, to effectively communicate and influence all levels of management, to translate innovation into business outcomes, and to challenge the status quo and take calculated risks Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:  B.S. in Scientific or Engineering discipline with 12+ years of experience.  Advanced degree strongly preferred.   Required Experience and Skills**:    Deep understanding of state of the art drug substance processes is requisite. Demonstrated ability to communicate complex subject matter in a way that stakeholders can understand.  Ability to operate in customer facing model and drive meaningful outcomes. Preferred Experience and Skills: Direct experience with technical support within cGMP environment is highly desirable #LI-HW2  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: Process Engineering Other Locations: Kenilworth, NJ, US Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: No, but position require the employee to enter core sterile manufacturing areas. Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck West Point, PA, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: PRO017678 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 Animal Health (MAH) Division works to improve the health of animals around the world through collaborative partnerships and a deep sense of responsibility towards our customers, consumers, animals, society, and planet. This team of energetic, independent thinkers offers one of the industry’s most innovative portfolios of products, services, and technologies that serve to prevent, treat, and control diseases across all major farm and companion animal species both domestically and internationally.   Digital Marketing has become an important capability growth area for Merck Animal Health US (MAH).  The Senior Manager, Digital Marketing, plays a critical role within the Companion Animal & Equine marketing team as well as the broader marketing organization. He/She will lead key strategic projects, with an emphasis on Online, CRM, Social Media, Media Mix, Email and Content Marketing and will partner with cross functional teams, including Brand, Operations/Analytics, Public Relations, eCommerce, and others to plan and execute high impact projects designed to drive results.  This role requires excellent organizational and creative skills with the ability to collaborate and execute across multiple brand and digital disciplines. Key Responsibilities:   • Support and execute key initiatives within the digital brand strategy for all MAH Companion Animal & Equine brands. • Implement best practices and utilize data and insights to foster strong consumer and professional engagement across digital platforms. • Drive key initiatives and spearhead strategies focused on CRM, media mix, social media, SEM, website development / maintenance, and KPI setting & reporting. • Proactively manage and communicate priorities while balancing user and business trade-offs. • Help to oversee agency and vendor relationships to deliver results, on time and on budget. • Liaise with internal brand teams, other agency partners, Global IT, Legal, Compliance, etc. • Support the development, implementation and evaluation of all MAH Companion Animal & Equine digital initiatives to ensure achievement of brand(s) key objectives. Qualifications Requirements:  A Bachelor’s Degree. An MBA is preferred. A minimum of seven (7) years of marketing experience. Experience in digital marketing and brand management. Experience developing strategies and plans that are designed to build brand health with consumers. Operational knowledge and expertise across paid, owned and earned digital. Experience with the use of digital in IMC, advertising/creative best practices, web content development, search, CRM, mobile, social and email marketing. Preferred: Experience in the Companion Animal space is highly preferable. An understanding of digital media landscape including data driven and programmatic media and measurement and analytics. Experience working with digital media based data and analytics, and how to turn insights into actions.  Proficiency across broad range of marketing technologies and tools as a business end user. Strong collaboration skills and an understanding of how to manage communications among cross-functional teams. Able to influence stakeholders decisions and drive change across the organization. Strong communication skills capable of internalizing and articulating the brand voice, and to clearly present ideas and points of view to internal teams. This role requires the ability to define direction and strongly present points of view. Some travel may be required 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    #LI-SA1 Job: Product Management/Marketing Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Madison, NJ, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: SCI004618 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 Research Scientific Director (RSD) is a therapeutic and disease expert who is responsible for facilitating and developing relationships with the Cardiometabolic & Respiratory medical/scientific community who have interest in participating in Merck research studies (Merck clinical trials, company sponsored trials (MISP). This position will report to the Cardiometabolic/Respiratory Team Leader (within Global Center for Scientific Affairs). Primary Activities: Support Merck Research Labs (MRL) strategy to accelerate Merck’s broader cardiometabolic & respiratory portfolio through internal candidate development and/or external partnership opportunities. Identifies, establishes and maintains collaborative relationships with key investigators, institutions, groups and consortia to identify and address scientific and research needs in the fields of cardiometabolic & respiratory disease. Support company initiated trials by interacting with primary investigators, assisting in site identification and screenings, and delivering disease education using approved resources. Conduct peer-to-peer scientific discussions and maintain a reliable presence with Scientific Leaders to ensure they have a medical contact within Merck Research labs. Support data generation activities including provision of Merck areas of research interest and MISP process to potential investigators and review of proposals. Engage in proactive non-product discussions regarding cardiometabolic & respiratory scientific issues to assist Merck in obtaining feedback on certain scientific topics of interest to inform Merck’s research activities (e.g., medical practice insights, evidence/data gaps, novel targets and pathways, etc.). Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the assigned disease and therapeutic area(s) through education efforts, including attendance at relevant conferences, workshops and review of key journals. Represent MRL at scientific meetings including pipeline booth support, congresses and symposia's, MRL advisory and investigator meetings. Fully comply with all company policies and applicable laws, regulations, and ethical standards. **This position is Remote/field-based; Headquarters in Rahway, NJ** Qualifications Education: An advanced degree (M.D., Ph.D. or Pharm.D.) is required with prior experience in the biotech/pharmaceutical or healthcare education environment. Required: The ideal candidate will reside within the position territory:  South Central Region of the US. A minimum of five (5) years of field scientific experience is required. Must demonstrate deep therapeutic competency; stay abreast of trends and new information in cardiometabolic diseases & respiratory diseases.. Knowledge of cardiovascular and diabetes treatment guidelines (ACC, AHA, ADA, etc.), clinical research processes, FDA regulations, and OIG guidelines. Knowledge of respiratory disease treatment guidelines, clinical research processes, FDA regulations and OIG guidelines. Must have the ability to network and partner with important external customers, including scientific leaders, investigators, academic institutions, large group practices, etc. Excellent interpersonal communication and presentation skills are required. Must possess demonstrable effective leadership skills (by example and through accomplishments), and is able to step forward to handle challenges within scope of authority. Willing and able to travel up to 50% as required per this position. Valid Driver's License. Preferred: Prior Medical Science Liaison (MSL) or other appropriate field-based experience in the therapeutic areas cardiovascular disease, diabetes and respiratory. Working knowledge and clinical experience in cardiovascular disease, diabetes and respiratory. Prior experience in the South Central Region. 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: Scientific Affairs – Field Based Other Locations: US; Rahway, NJ, US; San Antonio, TX, US; Houston, TX, US; Fort Worth, TX, US; New Orleans, LA, US; TX, US; NM, US; LA, US Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time Number of Openings: 1 Shift (if applicable): Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck Dallas, TX, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: CHE006233 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.  We currently have an exciting opportunity to join our Analytical Commercialization Technology (ACT) Organization as a Associate Scientist in the Analytical Outsourcing and Stability (AOS) group. This is a GMP laboratory analyst role responsible for a wide-range of GMP activities at Merck’s West Point, PA site.  The Associate Scientist will support critical small molecule formal stability studies and other time sensitive experiments necessary to deliver our global filings and ensure our commercial methods meet our stringent robustness standards.  In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for several key GMP activities.  Specific responsibilities include planning and execution of laboratory experiments, generation and review of GMP data and associated documentation, timely escalation of non-conforming events to laboratory management, assisting in investigations, and ensuring the overall safety of the laboratory.  An understanding of cGMP requirements and dedication to ensuring continuous laboratory compliance under standard operating procedures is required for this position.  The applicant should be interested in developing and implementing robust methodology and have the technical skills to identify improvements that enhance method efficiency and robustness. An ability to identify and implement continuous improvement for the workflows within the group is desired. In addition, motivation to work in a diverse team environment with cross-functional interactions is essential. Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:    BS/BA in chemistry or related scientific fields Required Experience and Skills:  Fundamental chemistry knowledge Familiar with common analytical instrumentation  Demonstrated problem solving ability and attention to detail Proven ability to communicate and collaborate in a team environment Preferred Experience and Skills: Experience with analytical techniques such as UPLC, UV, Karl Fischer, and dissolution with proven ability to troubleshoot these methodologies Experience with GMP analytical work in the pharmaceutical industry. Familiarity with Empower III & Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS)  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: Chemistry - Science & Technology Other Locations: Employee Status: Regular Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time Number of Openings: 2 Shift (if applicable): 1st Hazardous Materials: Various laboratory solvents and chemicals Company Trade Name: Merck
Merck West Point, PA, US
Oct 18, 2018
Requisition ID: MAN005737 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.  Candidate will have at a minimum a B.S degree in engineering, computer science /electrical / chemical / mechanical, or equivalent; a minimum of 8 yrs experience in process automation or equivalent.  Candidate must possess a strong knowledge of business impacts and prioritization of technical initiatives and must demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills including flexibility and ability to work in a team environment.  Candidate must be knowledgeable of cGMP’s, safety guidelines, engineering standards, and regulatory issues.  Responsibilities include but not limited to the following: Direct/prioritize workload activities of a professional staff of ~ 4 – 6 engineers to provide process automation support to enable reliable and compliant supply of vaccines in our vial and syringe filling area. The process automation team is responsible for resolution of automation problems, implementation of process control, data collection techniques, and troubleshooting in compliance with System Development Life Cycle (SDLC), GMP, safety, and environmental regulations. Motivate staff in a manner that fosters an integrated team environment. Understands and supports all GMPs, safety, and environmental regulations. Responsible for insuring automation documents, preventive maintenance, periodic reviews and SOPs are in an inspection ready state. Support process automation inquiries during internal and external audits/inspections, and must therefore be able to speak knowledgeably about automation, process and cGMP details of the manufacturing operations. Evaluates automated and information technology systems, and develops strategies to optimize and ensure quality and stability of automation systems through future expansion, replacement, or upgrade. Uses technical knowledge to assure the efficient operation of variety of automated processing and information technology systems. Leads in installing and placing new equipment into operations. Develops solutions for automation problems. Oversees investigations of automation anomalies to prevent recurrence. This includes on-floor support of manufacturing activities. Leads in the development of technical requirements, keeping in mind the associated technology needs, benefits, and risks.   Analyzes complex business requirements using tools and techniques and identifies internal / external solutions to meet these requirements Lead in developing control strategies and apply computerized tools that will deliver tangible improvements to overall production unit performance. Communicates daily with operation, technical, and quality representatives within area of support through the tier process. Familiar with six-sigma and lean manufacturing principles with an ability to convert business logic and requirements into detailed system requirements. Able to analyze the process for an increase in capacity, efficiency, environmental protection, flexibility, quality, and yield and devise advanced solutions that directly achieve the desired results. Uses technical knowledge to assure the efficient operation of a variety of automated processing and information technology systems. Takes a lead role in installing and placing new equipment into operation. Develops solutions for automation problems. Oversees investigations of automation anomalies to prevent recurrence. Designs solutions to ensure quality and stability of automation systems through future expansions, replacements, or upgrades. Leverages code structure and system architecture solutions from other factories, projects, and sites to ensure that automation systems are robust, efficient, and consistent with industrial standards. Performs preventive maintenance, performance monitoring, and revises or develops automation Standar Operating Procedures to keep the system and the user operability in an optimal state. Lead complex software system testing and validation procedures, and oversee system configuration and documentation. On the floor trouble shooting support of manufacturing activities Maintains accurate, unambigous and meaningful automation system documentation in a secure but easily accessible manner.  Provides training and serves as a technical resource for other engineers. Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement:     Candidate will have at a minimum a B.S degree in engineering, computer science /electrical / chemical / mechanical, or equivalent; a minimum of 8 yrs experience in process automation or equivalent.    Required Experience and Skills:  Candidate must possess a strong knowledge of business impacts and prioritization of technical initiatives and must demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills including flexibility and ability to work in a team environment.  Candidate must be knowledgeable of cGMP’s, safety guidelines, engineering standards, and regulatory issues.  Excellent writing skills required.  Candidate must have a working knowledge of Programmable Logic Controllers and Distributed Control Systems with a minimum of 7 years’ experience with either or both technologies. Preferred Experience and Skills: Experience with all aspects of the following types of automation is preferred: Rockwell A-B PLC's, DeltaV DCS or other DCS systems. Network communication and database experience preferred.  GMP experience preferred, Process Automation Experience in a GMP environment with operating/programming exposure to Delta V and , WonderWare, Allen Bradly and Siemens PLCs 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: Manufacturing Automation 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 West Point, PA, US