Analytical Sciences Intern

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Rahway, New Jersey

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Sun, 06 Dec 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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Job Description The Future Talent Program features internships that lasts up to 12 weeks and will include one or more projects. These opportunities in our Research Division can provide you with great development and a chance to see if we are the right company for your long-term goals. Our Research & Development Division’s Pharmaceutical Sciences organization is responsible for translating a therapeutic agent into a functional drug product optimized for patients. The department in Rahway, NJ is seeking summer interns who will work collaboratively in a team environment to help solve key challenges in formulation development and manufacturing. The Analytical Sciences Department is responsible for the analytical support and characterization of new small molecule and synthetic peptide drug product development of various routes of delivery within our Company. We are seeking intern candidates at all levels with strong academic performance, communication skills, teamwork, and the ability to work in a multi- functional environment. The interns will participate in departmental and project team meetings to provide a broad perspective on the drug development process in the pharmaceutical industry. In addition, the intern student will have an opportunity to present their research results in both oral and written formats. During Your Internship Appointment You Will Work Closely With An Experienced Pharmaceutical Industry Scientist On a Research Project With Key Tasks That Include, But Not Limited To, The Following – Development and utilization of a variety of analytical characterization techniques to develop an understanding of the chemical characteristics and performance for small molecule drug products – Planning and executing research related to the design, development and characterization of novel drug products. – Address challenges associated with the development of solid and sterile drug products for small molecules, peptides and oligonucleotides Required Education And Experience – Candidates must be a currently enrolled undergraduate sophomore, junior, or senior student pursuing a Bachelor’s degree OR a currently enrolled graduate student pursuing a Masters or PhD in Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, or Engineering. – Candidates must be available to work full-time for up to (12) weeks from June – August 2021. – Candidates must have completed at least (2) years of studies toward bachelor’s degree by June 2021. Preferred Experience And Skills – Candidates should have basic laboratory skills and research experience, such as: electronic notebook recording, HPLC, spectroscopy, analytical techniques, and safe lab practices. – Candidates should have a GPA of 3.0 or higher We are a research-driven biopharmaceutical company. Our mission is built on the simple premise that if we follow the science that great medicines can make a significant impact to our world. We believe that a research-driven enterprise dedicated to world-class science can succeed by inventing medicine and vaccine innovations that make a difference for patients across the globe. Who We Are . We are known as Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA in the United States and Canada and MSD everywhere else. For more than a century, we have been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world’s most challenging diseases. Today, our company continues to be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world. 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. INVENT. IMPACT. INSPIRE. FTP2021 PharmSci US And Puerto Rico Residents Only If you need an accommodation for the application process please email us at For more information about personal rights under Equal Employment Opportunity, visit: EEOC Poster EEOC GINA Supplement OFCCP EEO Supplement OFCCP Pay Transparency Rule We are an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of its manifestations. Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, NJ, USA, also known as Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., Kenilworth, NJ, USA, does not accept unsolicited assistance from search firms for employment opportunities. All CVs / resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at our company without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of our company. No fee will be paid in the event a candidate is hired by our company as a result of an agency referral where no pre-existing agreement is in place. Where agency agreements are in place, introductions are position specific. Please, no phone calls or emails. Employee Status Intern/Co-op (Fixed Term) Relocation: No relocation VISA Sponsorship No Travel Requirements No Travel Required Flexible Work Arrangements Not Specified Shift Not Indicated Hazardous Material(s) Valid Driving License: Number Of Openings 3 Requisition ID:R81730