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www.merck.com
Kenilworth, NJ
10000+ employees
1891
Company - Public (MRK)
Health Care
$10+ billion (USD) per year
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We come from many backgrounds and do different things, but we all strive to deliver on the same promise: finding new ways to create a healthier future.

This is the common goal that unites and guides us at Merck. Uncompromising dedication to the people who ... Read more

Mission: Improving Life – We embrace our quest to tackle health challenges for people throughout the world.

Ethics & Integrity – We are committed to the highest standards of ethics and integrity.

Innovation ... Read more

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    I worked at Merck full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    High Ethics, Values, learning

    Cons

    Hierarchy on the ground

    Advice to Management

    Excellent Organization with ethics, values

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Merck Interviews

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    Senior Scientist Interview

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    Application

    The process took 8 weeks. I interviewed at Merck.

    Interview

    Flown in the previous night and stayed in a local hotel. Had dinner with hiring manager and another staff member the night before. Met with multiple managers from various functional groups. and gave a presentation with attendance by members of the group.

    Interview Questions

    • Name a situation where you disagreed with your manager and how you resolved it.   Answer Question
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Merck Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
  • Top Companies for Executive Women, National Association for Female Executives, 2012
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