Merck Technical Analyst - Engineering Operations in Branchburg, New Jersey

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.

Position Description:

The Technical Analyst will work as part of the Global Human Health and Marketing team to support and configure various front- and back-end technologies for the Global Human Health organization. This role will focus on the more technical elements of the Implementation.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to the backend infrastructure team during rollouts and implementations

  • Draft training documentation both generically for the product and for market-specific purposes

  • Advise and assist stakeholders in maintaining and optimizing the applications

  • Configure the system as per the defined requirements using the system user interface

  • Liaison with developers for advanced configuration and development of the system

  • Work with technical teams to resolve system and configuration issues

Position Qualifications:

Educational Requirements:

  • M.S. or B.S. in IT, Software Engineering, Computer Science, or related fields

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Minimum of 2 years of software implementation focused experience2 years developing deployment deliverables (communications, training, etc.)

  • 2 years performing application design (architecture and technical design)

  • 2 years technology builds, tests and deployments

Preferred Experience and Skills:

  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated, with the ability to lead technical projects proactively

  • Ability to relay technical knowledge to internal and external stakeholders with various levels of technical knowledge and at all levels of seniority

  • Credible and articulate, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills both client facing and internally

  • Ability and eagerness to pass on knowledge to other team members

  • Ability to define and develop improved working practices

  • Innovative and creative, with a logical and methodical approach to problem solving

  • Meticulous attention to detail, with an overall passion for continual improvement

Job Business/Technical Analysis

Other Locations: NA-US-TX-Austin, NA-US-PA-West Point

Title: Technical Analyst - Engineering Operations

Primary Location: NA-US-NJ-Branchburg

Requisition ID: BUS003236