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Date: Nov 11, 2017

Location: Prague, CZ

Company: MSD

Requisition ID: SER001297

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



MSD’s Information Technology division 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 MSD’s contribution to global medical innovation by leveraging information and technology to efficiently advance the business by driving revenue and productivity.



We are seeking energetic, forward thinking professionals to join our Information Technology group in Prague. As part of that team, you will be helping us launch our new IT Global Innovation Center focused on developing and applying advanced capabilities in information sciences, information security, mobility, social media and big data. You will have the opportunity to work on global teams to identify the biggest opportunities as well as tackle the biggest challenges at the intersection of healthcare, information and technology. We are looking for someone with cloud / web solution design experience. Overall, our new Global Innovation Center in Prague offers technology professionals incredible opportunities to learn from others, to challenge yourself, and to enjoy a reward that technology careers don’t often bring: the satisfaction of helping to save lives.

Primary job responsibilities include:

  • Lead the Master Data Management technical implementations from initiation till handover to support teams

  • Work closely with Solution architect and other platform, business and IT teams to ensure successful delivery

  • Participate in problem management by bringing technical expertise and troubleshooting to chronic problem areas of the technical landscape and develop solutions to eradicate them

  • Manage all technical deliverables for the MDM implementations

  • Technically lead the project implementation teams comprising of internal employees and external vendors

  • Be hands-on and lead by example

  • Create and own the schedule, estimates and financials for the MDM deliveries

We are seeking professionals with the following qualifications, skills and Experience:

Must have

  • MS/BS in Engineering or related discipline with 3-5 years’ experience in a Master Data Management or BI or ETL or Integrations Area

  • Demonstrated experience in one of the - master data management, ETL processes, or data warehousing

  • Strong background in data warehousing tools and technologies

  • Strong analytical thinker and problem solving skills

  • Comes from a development background 

  • Experience in at least one programming language

  • Experience in both Unix/Linux and windows environments

  • Proven track record in a position of Team Lead/Technical Lead, with a strong delivery focus

  • Optimism and a can do attitude

  • Quick to learn new technologies


  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively within a geographically dispersed environment

  • Experience working in a multinational and multicultural environment

  • Experience managing virtual teams comprising of internal employees and geographically separated vendors/partners

  • Experience in coaching team members in technical areas

  • Technical knowledge of at least one enterprise master data management tools such as Siperian, cloud based MDM, or open source MDM

  • Project management experience – managing financials and schedules

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) experience

We offer:

  • Competitive salary

  • Position in a leading global company

  • Challenging career

  • Professional growth based on performance

  • Innovative working environment

  • Wide range of benefits

Your role at MSD 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 MSD, we’re inventing for life.

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