2018 Intern - IT Emerging Talent Job
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 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.
Merck Information Technology (IT) provides technology leadership and innovation for business solutions that support Merck's divisions including Research and Development, Manufacturing, Sales and Marketing, Animal Health and Corporate functions such as Finance and Human Resources. Merck IT is a global support organization that interacts with all levels of the business to support Merck's mission of improving the lives of patients and satisfying customer needs. We deliver requested services and make recommendations on ways to enhance the workplace and the experience of working at Merck. We also collaborate with our colleagues to deliver the right level of services and solutions that help everyone to be more productive and enable innovation.
Operating as a business partner, we are able to propose new ideas and innovative solutions to our internal clients that enable new business capabilities.
Merck’s Future Talent Program features internships that last 9-12 weeks and include one or more projects within our IT organization. These internships provide you with great development and a chance to see if we are the right company for your long-term goals. We are looking for people passionate about technology and healthcare.
Examples of areas you can work in are:
Data Science & Informatics
Digital Product Development
Merck is looking for talented individuals to join our internship program starting in June 2018. Potential locations include TX, NJ, PA, NC or MA. Please note that no housing assistance is available for these positions.
Students currently enrolled in a BA/BS or Master’s program with an anticipated graduation date between December 2018 and August 2021 pursuing a degree in one of the following areas: Science, Technology, Engineering, Business/Finance, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Information Systems, Informatics/Data Science, or a related field.
Must be a US citizen, lawful permanent resident of the US or otherwise authorized to work in the US without requiring sponsorship now or in the future.
GPA of 3.0 or higher
Passion for technology and healthcare
Superior communication and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated leadership abilities
Effectively works under pressure
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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