2019 Mrl Scientific Nomenclature Intern
Requisition ID: ADM010300 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.Merck is on a quest for cures and is committed to being the world’s premier, most research-intensive biopharmaceutical company. Today, we’re doubling down on this goal. Merck Research Laboratories is a true scientific research facility of tomorrow, and will take Merck’s leading discovery capabilities and world-class small molecule and biologics R&D expertise to create breakthrough science that radically changes the way we approach serious diseases. Scientific Nomenclature, within Global Scientific and Medical Publications, is seeking a summer intern with strong academic performance, excellent communications skills, and a passion for healthcare and technology. This opportunity will provide an exciting atmosphere to learn and contribute in a cross-divisional environment. Under the supervision of the Scientific Nomenclature Lead, the intern will complete specific projects pertaining to system maintenance, webpage creation, and management of data used in the drug development process. The internship will provide hands-on work experience coupled with personal and professional development opportunities. A strong background in chemistry or biochemistry is desired. Experience with HTML, JAVA, Visual Basic, and R is highly beneficial, but not required. QualificationsEducation Minimum Requirement: Candidates must be currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, or pharmaceutical scienceRequired Experience and Skills: Candidates must have completed at least one year of organic chemistry.Candidates must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.Candidates must have excellent written and oral communication skills.Candidates must be detail oriented and able to work independently to drive tasks to completion Candidates must be available for full-time employment for up to (12) weeks beginning in May or June of 2019.Preferred Experience and Skills:Candidates should have demonstrated education and/or experience with chemical nomenclature (IUPAC or CAS) Candidates should have Computer programming skills (HTML, Java, Visual Basic), knowledge of Oracle databasesApply for this job.