2019 Data Scientist Intern - Global Analytics

Merck & Company

2019 Data Scientist Intern - Global Analytics

Kenilworth, NJ
Internship
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    2019 Data Scientist Intern - Global Analytics Date:Jan 3, 2019 Location:Kenilworth, NJ, US -Requisition ID:ADM010383 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 itslegacy for over a century. Mercks success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare. Mercks Global Human Health (GHH) Division abides by a patient first, profits later ideology. Results-driven and ambitious, this team of individuals represents a functional balance between meeting company objectives and the needs of people around the world. The organization is comprised of sales and marketing professionals who are passionate about their role in bringing Merck's prescription medicines, vaccines, and other medical products to our customers worldwide. This intern will support Data Science initiatives within Global Analytics. Our group is responsible for decision-making and business results in Mercks GHH division through innovative uses of data and analytics. We apply advanced analytics to predict customer insights, optimal Merck decisions under uncertain conditions, and competitive intelligence. This intern will help build end-to-end data science solutions to solve high impact business problems within the Market Research & Analytics organization. This will be a great opportunity to learn about the pharma industry by supporting cross-functional work across business lines such as marketing, business development, and IT.Qualifications Education Minimum Requirement: -Candidates must have a bachelors degree and pursuing a masters degree in relevant area (statistics, operations research, computer science, MBA, etc.) Required Experience and Skills: -Intellectual curiosity -Creative thinker with complex problem-solving skills -Strong communicator (written and oral) -Highly motivated -Results oriented -Embraces technology Preferred Experience and Skills: -Experience in analytics, decision, and/or data sciences -Experience with Python, R, or related software Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and were counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, were 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. For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit: -Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran proudly embracing diversity in all of its manifestations. FTP2019 Job:Administrative Svcs Generic Other Locations: Employee Status:Regular Travel:No Number of Openings:1 Shift (if applicable):N/A Hazardous Materials: Company Trade Name:Merck Nearest Major Market:New York City Nearest Secondary Market:Newark

  • Industry
    Manufacturing