GMP Analytical Laboratory Instrumentation IT Specialist
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 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.
At Merck’s campus in Elkton, Virginia, we currently have a Laboratory Computer Systems Administrator position available supporting a GMP regulated analytical laboratory. The facility is located in the Shenandoah Valley along the Shenandoah River and the Blue Ridge Mountains a short distance from the University of Virginia and James Madison University.
The Computer Systems Administrator primary focus will be a variety of software for individual laboratory instrumentation systems and/or LIMS [LabWare] (with potential for other systems such as SAP), depending on the skillset of the successful candidate. The resource will be responsible for completing whole projects, participate in other projects by completing tasks, as well as responsibility for on-going system administration. This position requires advanced technical skills and the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously. This position will work within a team of similar positions, and collaborate with them as necessary.
Preferred:Applied professional work experience in one of the following areas:
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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Job: Quality Operations
Employee Status: Regular
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Number of Openings: 1
Shift (if applicable):
Hazardous Materials: Yes. Will not work with, but will have access to (will need to enter lab that has minimal hazardous materials)
Company Trade Name: Merck