Bristol-Myers Squibb

Company Description

As it says at their web site, "At Bristol-Myers Squibb, our mission is to extend and enhance human life by providing the highest-quality pharmaceuticals and health care products. Our medicines are making a difference in the lives of millions of customers across the globe. And by living our mission and growing our company for well over a century, we are making a difference in the lives of our shareholders, employees and neighbors as well."

Proposal: Analyze Technical Operations Systems

This project is for ConvaTec - a division of BMS.   ConvaTec is a medical devices company and a worldwide leader in ostomy care and wound care.
The technical operations business area of ConvaTec manages manufacturing, regulatory compliance, supply chain procurement and other critical operations.  The technical operations area uses many computer systems, including SAP, Documentum, Cognos, Peoplesoft and others. 
The goal of this project is to analyze the computer systems used in the technical operations business area.  We want to evaluate whether the systems deployed are the best available systems for the purpose.  The first part of the project should analyze the existing systems, including these tasks:
The second part of the project will try to suggest systems improvements.  In this part, we'll:
The result of this project will be reports and presentations documenting the analysis

Intern Address

100 Headquarters Park Drive, Skillman NJ, 08558
Public transportation from NYC: Take New Jersey Transit to Princeton Junction from Penn Station, which takes an hour; then someone from BMS can pick us up at the station.

Company Web site

Authorizing manager

Vic Verma, Associate Director of Information Management for technical operations,, 908 904 2654

Project manager

Vic Verma

Resources that will be made available to students

Access to people who can provide information about the systems, and systems documentation.