ERP Solution Architect: Procurement / Supply Chain Job

Branchburg, NJ, US
March 16 2017
Organization Type
ERP Solution Architect: Procurement / Supply Chain-BUS002070


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. 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 an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.



- Minimum of a BS/BA degree is required.


- Minimum of 10 years’ relevant SAP functional experience including at least 3 years as solution architect.

Minimum of 5 years’ experience designing and managing the implementation of custom SAP solutions (User Requirements, Functional Specifications)

- Demonstrated configuration capabilities in at least 2 of the following SAP modules: PP, APO, MM, QM, SRM

- Knowledge/experience of Pharmaceutical industry and validated software environments

- Experience in Global SAP implementations / rollouts in a project planning and management capacity

- Proven ability to effectively build, lead and manage team in a highly matrixed environment

- Excellent communication, facilitation, negotiation and influencing skills

- Ability to manage multiple and competing priorities

- Proven track record of building and maintaining strong working relationships


- Working knowledge of project planning, management, and control methods and tools (MS-Project)

- Technical leadership experience in architecting and working with ABAP and Middleware developers

- Ability to relate technical ideas and functionality to non-technical users

- Ability to create and meet timelines cognizant of business needs and constraints.

- Highly self-motivated, driven work ethic, keen attention to detail and exceptional customer service orientation.

- Strong analytical skills; ability to perform complex system analysis and draw conclusions by relating information from different sources, including root-cause analysis and issue resolution.

Our employees are the key to our company’s success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Our Company’s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives. If you need an accommodation for the application process please email us at

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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of its manifestations.

Job: Business/Technical Analysis

Job Title:Assoc. Dir, Business/Tech. Analysis

Primary Location: NA-US-NJ-Branchburg

Other Locations: NA-US-PA-West Point

Employee Status: Regular

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Number of Openings: 1

Shift (if applicable): 1st

Company Trade Name:Merck

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