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2019 Intern - IT Emerging Talent Program

Requisition ID: ADM009667

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.

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 IT Emerging Talent Intern Program Description:

Merck's IT Emerging Talent Intern Program features internships that last 9-12 weeks (generally starting the first full week in June) 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.

Merck is looking for talented individuals to join our internship program starting in June 2019. Potential locations include NJ, PA, or MA. Please note that no housing assistance is available for these positions.

"This is a full- time internship position. Housing subsidy is not available as part of this program and must be funded 100% by the student."


Education Minimum Requirement:

  • Currently enrolled in a BA/BS or Master's program with an anticipated graduation date between December 2019 and August 2022 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.

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Passion for technology and healthcare
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team-oriented self-starter
  • Demonstrated leadership abilities
  • Effectively works under pressure

Preferred Experience and Skills:

  • GPA of 3.0 or higher

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 assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to

Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:

Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.

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 it's manifestations.

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Job: Administrative Svcs Generic
Other Locations: Boston, MA, US; Madison, NJ, US; Kenilworth, NJ, US; Upper Gwynedd, PA, US; West Point, PA, US; Rahway, NJ, US; Austin, TX, US
Employee Status: Temporary
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Number of Openings: 35
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Company Trade Name: Merck

2019 Intern - IT Emerging Talent Program

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Published on 05/21/2019