Business Planning & Consolidation (BPC)Technical Leader:
Merck USA

Merck USA
Austin Minnesota
Requisition ID: PRO016559

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 125-year legacy. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.

Merck’s Information Technology organization partners with colleagues across the business to help serve our patients and customers around the world. Ours is a high energy team of dynamic, innovative individuals dedicated to advancing Merck’s contribution to global medical innovation by leveraging information and technology to efficiently advance the business by driving revenue and productivity.

How will you invent the future?

As a Business Planning & Consolidation (BPC) Technical Leader at Merck’s Austin IT HUB, you will be part of inventing tomorrow. Our Innovative centers are where great people come together and deliver solutions that save and improve lives.


Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Work as part of a DevOps & Continuous Delivery team.
  • Engage with key business stakeholders around the world to build various components of BPC functionality.
  • Work with Solution Architects to develop BPC enhancements or break-fixes.
  • Write technical documentation including, but not limited to high level architecture diagrams, automation specifications, and test plans.
  • Deploy BPC functionality, enhancements, and improvements for financial reporting.
  • Help solve problems by processing real word data to enable advanced analytics that can drive faster decision making.


  • Bachelors Degree in IT, Finance, Computer Science, or related field


  • A minimum of at least 5 years of BPC / financial systems experience.
  • Lead large scale, global projects and initiatives,
  • Working knowledge of the software development lifecycle.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively with customers, vendors, and technical staff at all levels and in geographically diverse locations.


  • Understanding of Accounting / Financial Analysis.
  • Previous experience with financial systems.
  • Understanding the financial close process.
  • Understanding budgeting and forecasting concepts.
  • End-to-end SW development experience including operational support
LOCATIONS:  Austin, TX, Branchburg, NJ, West Point, PA 

Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re 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 [email protected].


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Austin IT Hub, HJ012018

Job: Program/Project Management
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Employee Status: Regular
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
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Company Trade Name: Merck
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