A career at Merck is an ongoing journey of discovery: our 50,000 people are shaping how the world lives, works and plays through next generation advancements in healthcare, life science and performance materials. For 350 years and across the world we have passionately pursued our curiosity to find novel and vibrant ways of enhancing the lives of others.
Your role: The candidate will be a part of a versatile lab team with different methods in the field of spectroscopy (UV/vis, IR, fluorescence), thermal analysis (TGA, DSC) and electrochemistry (CV, SR) to analyze new organic light emitting diodes (OLED) and liquid crystal materials. The candidate will be included in the characterization of new materials regarding physical and chemical properties as well as in development and optimization of procedures. The internship takes place in the Central Analytical Services Department at Merck in Darmstadt. We offer analytical services to internal customers at Merck. One of these services is the characterization and analysis of high tech materials for display and lighting applications based on OLEDs and LCs. Our services include the improvement of analytical procedures and routine measurements as well.
Who you are:
• Student (m/f) of Chemistry or Analytical Sciences
• Broad knowledge of instrumental analytical methods and computer skills
• Very good organizational and communication skills
• German and/or English (excellent knowledge spoken and written)
• Fast learner with organizational talent and strong team player
Duration: 9-12 months fulltime, starting in July 2018
What we offer: At Merck, there are always opportunities to break new ground. We empower you to fulfil your ambitions, and our diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. We trust you with responsibility early on and support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life. Join us and bring your curiosity to life!
Curious? Apply and find more information at come2merck.com