Solutions Architect – Salesforce Marketing Cloud (SFMC) Job

Austin, TX, US
August 24 2017
Organization Type
Solutions Architect – Salesforce Marketing Cloud (SFMC)-INF004751


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 125-year legacy. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.

Merck’s Information Technology organization partners with colleagues across the business to help serve our patients and customers around the world. Ours is a high energy team of dynamic, innovative individuals dedicated to advancing Merck’s contribution to global medical innovation by leveraging information and technology to efficiently advance the business by driving revenue and productivity.

How will you invent the future?

As our Solutions Architect – Salesforce Marketing Cloud (SFMC) at Merck’s Austin IT HUB, you will be part of inventing tomorrow. Our Innovative centers are where great people come together and deliver solutions that save and improve lives.
We are seeking motivated talent interested in solving problems to improve tomorrow.

You will:

- Work with colleagues globally to design, develop and deliver Marketing Automation solutions using the SFMC Platform, including email, SMS, and push notification campaigns.

- Be our subject matter expert in Marketing Automation and SFMC, delivering advice, guidance and support to Marketing and IT colleagues globally.

- Juggle multiple priorities and projects, all while ensuring teams are working optimally to deliver on committed outcomes

You will work and learn more about:

- Pharmaceutical business

- The role of Digital Marketing in Pharma and Healthcare

- Working globally across our market and hub network

Why Merck?

Because the work that we do matters!

Committed to fostering development and rewarding talent

Dedicated to diversity and inclusion at every level of our organization

Adept at recognizing unique skill sets and nurturing our employees’ talents



- Bachelor of Science or higher in IT, Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.


- A minimum of 3 years of Salesforce Marketing Cloud experience

- Expert in AMPScript and Javascript

- Experience with SFMC Journey Builder, Audience Builder, Automation Studio & Dynamic Content Areas

- Solutions Architecture


- Global experience

- Pharmaceutical or Healthcare experience

- Excellent attention to detail and a passion for continuous improvement.

Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.

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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: Information Technology

Job Title:Senior Specialist, IT Architecture

Primary Location: NA-US-TX-Austin

Employee Status: Regular

Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time

Number of Openings: 1

Shift (if applicable): 1st

Company Trade Name:Merck