2020 Technology & Innovation Intern

  • Merck & Co.
  • West Point, PA, USA
  • Oct 09, 2019
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The Future Talent Program features internships that last up to 12 weeks and will include one or more projects.  These opportunities can provide you with great development and a chance to see if we are the right company for your long-term goals.  

An internship in Global Workplace & Enterprise Services will provide you the opportunity to work closely with a Data Scientist on the following:

  • Collaborating with business stakeholders to identify data needs
  • Deepening understanding of source systems for data
  • Prioritizing data and developing KPIs
  • Validating and cleansing data sourced from disparate systems
  • Creating interactive dashboards using a Business Intelligence (BI) tool
  • Innovating new ideas and creative solutions
  • Building communication skills in a professional setting 


  • Must be currently enrolled in a Bachelors degree in an Analytical field (Mathematics, Comp Science, Data Analytics or related)
  • Must be able to work full time for 9-12 weeks during the summer and return back to school on completion of the assignment. 


  • Candidates must have problem solving skills, ability to convey complex ideas to a general audience 


  • Candidates should have computer programming, data analysis, data visualization, Agile working methodology 

Our Support Functions deliver services and makes recommendations about ways to enhance our workplace and the experience of working at our organization. Our Support Functions include HR, Finance, Information Technology, Legal, Procurement, Administration, Facilities and Security. 

Who we are …

Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA is known as “Merck” in the United States, Canada & Puerto Rico. We are known as “MSD” in Europe, Middle East, Africa, Latin America & Asia Pacific. We are a global biopharmaceutical leader with a diverse portfolio of prescription medicines, oncology, vaccines and animal health products. 

We are driven by our purpose to develop and deliver innovative products that save and improve lives. With 69,000 employees operating in more than 140 countries, we offer state of the art laboratories, plants and offices that are designed to Inspire our employees as we learn, develop and grow in our careers. We are proud of our 125 years of service to humanity and continue to be one of the world’s biggest investors in Research & Development. 

What we look for …

In a world of rapid innovation, we seek brave Inventors who want to make an Impact in all aspects of our business, enabling breakthroughs that will affect generations to come. We encourage you to bring your disruptive thinking, collaborative spirit and diverse perspective to our organization. Together we will continue Inventing For Life, Impacting Lives while Inspiring Your Career Growth.

Experience level of the applicant we want

Undergraduate, College / Sixth form, High School