DB Programmer – Mapping Job

Rahway, NJ, US
August 24 2017
Organization Type
DB Programmer – Mapping-CLI006223


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.

Under the direction of the Director/Associate Director, the Mapping Programmer provides Subject Matter Expertise for the processes and tools utilized by the Mapping Staff. Understands the tools and technology utilized in support of data flow. Supports CLMM and E2E. Supports the documentation for SDLC including writing test scripts, reporting and documenting testing results. All in compliance with Merck Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and ICH-GCP guidelines.



- Required:

- A Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics, Science, Computer Science or a health care related discipline
- Preferred:

- A Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of 3 years of work experience


- Experience with one or more of the following: CDISC Standards (SDTM, CDASH, Define.xml), SQL, PL-SQL, XML, Java. ETL tools(preferably Contivo, Data Management Warehouse (Oracle) or similar Clinical Data Management System).

- Knowledge of System Development Lifecycle Management/system validation knowledge

- Knowledge of database structures and available tools to manage, extract, report, and warehouse data.

- Strong communication skills (oral and written) with the ability to communicate with both the technical and business areas.

- Strong organizational and problem-solving skills.

- Ability to work cross functionally and as part of a team.

- Able to work independently, under pressure and change environment with flexibility


- A minimum of 3 years’ experience with one of the following:

- CDISC Standards (SDTM, CDASH, Define.xml),

- SQL, PL-SQL, XML, Java.

- ETL tools(preferably Contivo).

- Knowledge of drug discovery process, FDA regulations, GxP guidelines, ICH guidelines, clinical database cleaning process, and 21 CFR Part 11.

- Knowledge of Clinical Database Development/Reporting tools (e.g., InForm, Data Management Warehouse, Data Loading, SQL, PL-SQL, Java)

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 an accommodation for the application process please email us at staffingaadar@merck.com.

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Job: Clinical Data Management

Job Title:Spclst, Clinical Data Mgmt

Primary Location: NA-US-NJ-Rahway

Employee Status: Regular

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Number of Openings: 2

Company Trade Name:Merck

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