Digital Excellence Specialist

MERCK spol. s r.o.

Place of work
Dvořákovo nábrežie 4, Bratislava
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The EMEA Region ‘Centre of Excellence’ (CoE) is now established to support BTI Business Partners, Country IT Heads, Project and Delivery teams by providing expert support, advice on good practice and assistance in achieving excellence in execution. The CoE follows a ‘factory’ model, providing support especially for countries without in-country capacity (e.g. within Application Management)

• Digital solution development (mobile, cloud platform (e.g. Force), digital experience (e.g. Adobe)
• On demand response to dev capacity/skill gaps in running projects.
• Advisory on good practice, solution re-use
• Support compliance documentation factory
• Managing development of application in various programming environments
• Executing project deliverables of various software development
• Seeking out potential externs, students for future cooperation
• Managing part time employees, students if project demands necessary workforce
• Digital solutions development, mobile & cloud platform
• Contributes to the continual improvement and development of the BT and business connection by delivering easy, agile and tailored made solutions.

Information about the selection process

Start date: immediately/ by agreement
Type of employment: full time job, definite period for 1 year with the possibility of extension

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization


Language skills

English - Advanced (C1) and
Slovak - Proficiency (C2)

Personality requirements and skills

• University degree required, preferably in IT field of relevance to position
• Previus experience in IT application development welcome but not mandatory.
• Experience in field of IT mandatory
• English language competency and fluency in local language
• Advanced scientific knowledge, relationship building and networking skills
• Strong analytical skills and ability to think strategically
• Ability to build ongoing and productive relationships throughout the organization to achieve business goals
• Excellent organizational and time management skills
• Highly developed interpersonal and teamwork skills


Brief description of the company

Merck is a leading science and technology company in healthcare, life science and performance materials. Around 50,000 employees in 66 countries work to further develop technologies that improve and enhance life – from biopharmaceutical therapies to treat cancer or multiple sclerosis, cutting-edge systems for scientific research and production, to liquid crystals for smartphones and LCD televisions.

Your possibilities to develop in our growing company are just as manifold as our product portfolio. We offer a modern and international working environment to unleash your innovative potential in diverse teams, and take responsibility for our employees, products, the environment and society.

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

MERCK spol. s r.o.
Dvořákovo nábrežie 4
810 06 Bratislava
ID: 2805248   Dátum zverejnenia: 9.11.2016