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Pharmaceutical Development Jobs
Make a meaningful difference
If you’re setting your sights on a career in Pharmaceutical Development, then you’ve already decided that you want to make a difference. There’s no better place to make that happen than at AstraZeneca.
Help us find the answers to some of humankind’s biggest health problems. There is a real and urgent need for cutting-edge science and innovative treatment approaches. We’re looking for individuals who can apply their talents and make a difference to patients all over the world.
Turning molecules into medicines
In Pharmaceutical Development you can use your talents and skills to make a real difference. You’ll be part of a team whose purpose is “to push the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines”. You will help develop products that will transform lives. You’ll solve problems alongside outstanding scientists, contribute to the scientific and development process and have the opportunity to bring value to patients and the business throughout the complete lifecycle of our products.
Pharmaceutical Development is unique because it involves the whole business, from design and evaluation of potential compounds through to formulation, device and packaging development. It involves everything from devising how to take new medicines through manufacturing, packaging and clinical trial supply, to quality assurance, compliance and product care. You’ll even consider how to integrate our medicines with intelligent devices and IT to help patients and physicians manage disease more effectively.
So, whether you’re a pharmacist, chemist, engineer or have other significant experience, you can get involved at any stage of the process from early toxicology and clinical trials to developing the technology for manufacturing on a global scale.
Make your talent count
Your personal development is very important to us. We want you to win in your work and enjoy what you do. Our commitment to your future means you never stop leaning and your skills never stop growing. We’ll encourage and support you by developing your capabilities to the full by mapping out your career path and providing relevant experiences across the different Pharmaceutical Development areas.
In addition, AstraZeneca is world leading in driving scientific knowledge and encourages publication in high impact journals. So if you’re an ambitious person looking to achieve your potential, we’ll help you reap the benefits.
“I could never have expected my role to be so varied. One day I’m at my desk, the next I’m in the lab doing experiments in R D, then the following week I could be working in Sweden at our commercial manufacturing site.” Sarah, Chemical Engineer
We’re looking for the leaders of tomorrow and offer flexible working and an outstanding benefits package. So if you’re interested in using your scientific skills, turning molecules in to medicines, then join us and be part of the journey. Please Search Pharmaceutical Development Jobs to apply for a role or Click Here to receive valuable information about careers and job opportunities from AstraZeneca Recruitment.
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Last reviewed: January 27, 2015