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MES Business Analyst

Requisition ID: BUS003107

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 .

The Business Analyst acts as the key point of contact between the MES COE and site based project teams to ensure that deployments of the Werum PAS-X software are installed to maximize business benefits and are in line with Merck business process and technical standards. The Business Analyst is responsible for supporting MES implementations across the full systems life cycle, from identifying the business needs of clients and stakeholders to help build business cases and determine appropriate implementation of the technology, through support to project implementation and ongoing operations.


Education Minimum Requirement:

  • BS / MS in Engineering, Computer Science, or other related technical subjects.

Required Experience and Skills:

  • 5 years of experience in Vaccines / Pharmaceutical Manufacturing front line supervision and/or project/automation/IT support. Proven record of proficiencies associated with business analysis on small sized projects. Excellent understanding of cGMP's, SDLC methodologies and LEAN/MPS/ Sigma principles. Excellent facilitation, problem solving, and decision making skills. Demonstrated ability to analyze and define business problems, develop business cases, and identify appropriate process and technological solutions is essential. Proven facilitation, meeting/workshop management, project management and change management skills are essential, along with excellent written and oral communication skills, as well as strong presentation skills. Familiarity with implementation of Manufacturing Execution Systems and associated business benefits

Preferred Experience and Skills:

  • Ability to understand and align IT Architecture and business strategy with business solutions. Familiarity with Core MES applications. Project Management experience required, PMP certification a plus.

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: Business/Technical Analysis
Other Locations: Durham-RTP, NC, US; Kenilworth, NJ, US; Branchburg, NJ, US
Employee Status: Regular
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Number of Openings: 1
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Company Trade Name: Merck

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia

MES Business Analyst

West Point, NY
Full Time

Published on 04/16/2019