About The Program

T-Hub is inviting Full-Stack Developers & System Architects experienced in IoT & Cybersecurity to apply for the Hack2Hire program. Through this program, T-Hub seeks to enhance the talent pool of Merck towards implementing digital projects in the Life Sciences domain alongside pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical manufacturers and to help make life-enhancing medicines a reality.

What’s in it for Participants

Shortlisted participants who qualify in the Hackathon will get an opportunity to:

  • Be interviewed by Merck for their global digital team
  • Work on leading and new technology platforms
  • If selected, get industry standard salary

Eligibility Criteria

  • Experience in designing user interfaces for SCADA applications
  • Hands-on programming experience in programming on front end technologies
  • HTML
  • Java Stack & Javascript
  • Experience in Micro-services & Security
  • Ability to create & articulate a high level and detailed level technical design aligned to the requirement



3rd Dec 2018

Call for Registrations

15th Jan 2019

Registrations Close Day

26th Jan 2019

Hack-a-thon Day


Apurva Shukla
Sr. Product Owner, Digital BioProcessing
Jean-Luc Gerling
Solution Architect, Digital BioProcessing
Frederic Pennerad
R&D Manager , Release Train Engineer
Naresh Gumudavelly
Project Manager ,Scrum Master


  • Is there any registration fee ?
    No registration fee is required to participate.
  • What is the team size?
    A maximum of 4 members can be in a team.
  • Can individuals take part in the hackathon ?
    Yes, indiaviduals can take part in the hackathon or join a team at the hackathon.

About T-Hub

T-Hub is a global startup catalyst that powers entrepreneurship and deal flow. Incorporated in Hyderabad, India, in 2015, it has provided more than 350 national and international startups with access to mentors, corporates, venture capitalists and global investors. T-Hub is on a mission to scale startups globally, offering entrepreneurs a world-class scaling platform to help them generate revenue and get access to new customers, capital and markets. T-Hub supercharges corporate innovation by enabling an out-of-the-box approach and fosters entrepreneurship by accelerating startup initiatives by governments. T-Hub also advises investors on deal flow.

“Through our flagship Hack2Hire program, T-Hub provides Merck an opportunity to engage with the brightest minds, evaluate their skill sets in real-time through a customized hackathon and hire the best talent. Hack2Hire is one of several marquee T-Hub programs for leading corporates that are serious about upping their Innovation quotient.”.

Srinivas Kollipara
CEO, T-Hub

For more information, visit: www.t-hub.co


Merck is a leading science and technology company in the fields of health, life sciences and high performance materials. Approximately 50,000 employees around the world work to develop life-enhancing technologies (from biopharmaceutical therapies to treat cancer or multiple sclerosis to advanced systems for scientific research and production, as well as liquid crystal for smartphones and LCD TVs). Founded in 1668, Merck is the world's oldest pharmaceutical and chemical company. Merck, Darmstadt, Germany holds the worldwide rights to the Merck name and brand. The only exceptions are the United States and Canada, where the company operates as EMD Serono, MilliporeSigma and EMD Performance Materials.

"Leverage Industrial IOT in BioPharma Manufacturing for enhancing drug development process."


For more information, please visit: www.merckgroup.com