Co-Op, HR Employee Services Engineer

Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc Boston , MA 02298

Posted 3 months ago

Job Description:

The Vertex Co-op Program offers students the opportunity to learn about the pharmaceutical industry from a hands-on perspective. You will be working closely with and learning from some of the brightest people in the industry. When you join our co-op program you should not be surprised to see that our environment is one that is innovative and team oriented, where collaboration is not just a word, and "we are fearless" is in everything we do. Students can expect to be challenged by their project plan, connect with other interns, and feel valued by the Vertex community.

Be FEARLESS... Join us and help kick start the path to your career!

Vertex is building an HR Employee Services function to better serve our employees throughout their employment life cycle. The team will design, deploy and deliver an interactive HR portal as the first point of contact for all workforce inquiries and transactions driving operational excellence, enhanced employee experience and smart process automation in order to proactively affect service and process excellence in HR Delivery. We will instill stronger quality and a best in class user experience through data based decision making, a robust HR employee service catalog and digital innovation in service interfaces including web and mobile access 24/7 to HR knowledgebase globally.

We are looking for a graduate-level industrial engineering or computer science student to join us in this transformation.

Co-op Timeline: January 2019 June 2019, Full Time

Key Responsibilities

  • Review existing processes and documentation

  • Analyze findings from discovery interviews

  • Design and process map best-in-class workforce-lifecycle workflows

  • Assist in building knowledge base inventory

  • Interact and collaborate with core process team, key stakeholders and implementation partner

Minimum Qualifications

  • Candidate must be enrolled in an advanced degree program

  • Experience with Microsoft Excel and Visio

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Excellent interpersonal and collaboration skills

  • Comfort with computerized systems and the ability to pick up new skills quickly with minimal formal instruction

  • Background in robotics/artificial intelligence

  • System administration capabilities

  • Experience developing process maps and swim lanes

  • Familiarity with ServiceNow

  • Project management experience

  • Studying computer/industrial engineering, computer science or a related field

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Co-Op, HR Employee Services Engineer

Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc