Merck Digital Experience Lead in Austin, Texas
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.
How will you invent the future?
As a Digital Experience Lead 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.
Join a Global Digital Marketing IT team to help us build beautiful solutions which solve important problems and improve human health. The selected candidate will work collaboratively with Merck’s Global Marketing organization, web development teams, UX/Design teams, and end users across the world. The candidate will create solutions which help connect patients with important therapies. The candidate will create responsive web sites which work on any browser/device and run on scalable cloud platforms using modern development techniques.
We are seeking a motivated, talented individual interested in solving problems to improve tomorrow.
Partner with Merck’s Global Marketing organization to design journey maps and integrated, multi-channel, digital marketing campaigns
Participate in cross-functional, Agile teams spanning IT and Global Marketing
Define interaction models, user task flows, and UI specifications
Communicate scenarios, end-to-end experiences, and screen designs to stakeholders
Produce high-quality visual designs from concept to execution, including those for desktop, web, and mobile devices at a variety of resolutions
Create and iterate on assets that reflect a brand, enforce a language, and inject beauty and life into a product
Work with stakeholders, development teams, product owners, user researchers, visual designers, and others to ensure a great user experience is delivered
Have your say in product visions and roadmaps before development of products starts
Help with defining, implementing, and evangelizing UCD methodology and Lean UX principles
Have the chance to lead smaller UX teams or coach junior colleagues
The ideal candidate would have strong domain experience in the Digital Marketing space as well as expertise in the various phases of UX and Design.
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Human Computer Interaction, Digital Marketing, or related field
Master's degree preferred
7 or more years of experience designing for the web and for mobile devices
Experience with marketing technologies and digital marketing channels including web, mobile, and social
Expertise with Tagging and Analytics technologies
Experience creating user journeys and orchestrated multi-channel marketing campaigns
Knowledge of how individual components of user-centered design (user research, interaction, and visual design) work together
Ability to work both autonomously and as part of a broader team
Able to effectively communicate to all levels of the business
Proficiency in graphic design, motion graphics, digital art, a sensitivity to typography and color, a general awareness of materials/textures, and a practical grasp of animation
Knowledge of Design Thinking, and the ability to facilitate Discovery Workshops and Design Sprints
Experience with and knowledge of qualitative and quantitative user research techniques
Experience in the life sciences industry
Experience in Promotion Review tools and techniques
Digital Agency experience
Knowledge of Lean Agile development
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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Other Locations: NA-US-NJ-Rahway, NA-US-NJ-Kenilworth, NA-US-PA-West Point
Title: Digital Experience Lead
Primary Location: NA-US-TX-Austin
Requisition ID: SER001704