About AstraZeneca

AstraZeneca is one of the world’s most exciting bio-pharmaceutical companies. From scientists to sales, lab techs to legal we’re on a mission to turn ideas into life-changing medicines that improve patients’ lives and benefit society. We’re constantly moving forward as a company – agile and purposeful in our work.

This ambition drives us to continue to transform to be a bio-pharmaceutical company that pioneers new methods and adapts and evolves to pursue discoveries like no one else. But we’re more than one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies.

We’re dedicated to being a great place to work. Where you are empowered to push the boundaries of science and unleash your entrepreneurial spirit. There’s no better place to make a difference to medicine, patients and society. An inclusive culture that champions diversity and collaboration. Always committed to lifelong learning, growth and development.

Why Join Us?

Are you ready to change lives for the better? To go beyond the normal to reach innovative goals? To push the boundaries? Whether you’re a scientist, supply chain specialist or sales expert, when you join AstraZeneca you have the opportunity to shape your career with us and take on an industry-altering challenge, impacting millions of people every day.

Welcome to AstraZeneca.

This is your chance to be part of a truly exciting journey. Behind us, we have a solid history of ground-breaking discovery. Now, we want to reimagine what a Biopharmaceutical company can be. Together, we’ll explore unchartered territory.

We have a strong vision and desire to help patients around the world every day. We’re always looking to stretch our capabilities to make the future even brighter and you’ll have the freedom to challenge norms to make the impossible a reality.

Our culture puts people – both our teams and our patients - at the centre of everything. Our ambition is to help you realise your full potential within a company that thrives off exploring the incredible capabilities of science. Whatever your role, your work with us has real purpose, meaning and impact.


Our Culture

We’re scientists, collaborators, managers, leaders, analysts, doctors, entrepreneurs, innovators, thinkers, doers, drivers, activists, creators and futurists. We’re more than 65,000 minds across more than 100 countries and 6 continents. And we’re all motivated by the same purpose.

From biological scientists to marketing and financial experts, coming up with the right solutions for the right challenges to drive the next wave of science is a true cross-functional team effort. With five values to guide us, our unique perspectives and ideas always stay true to the goals we set for ourselves:

  • We follow the science
  • We put patients first
  • We play to win
  • We do the right thing
  • We are entrepreneurial

Life-long learning is in our genes and we’re committed to unlocking the potential in every one of our employees. That’s why we continually invest in new ways for our people to use their natural curiosity and learn through everyday development experiences, empowering us all to uncover new ideas and thrive in a fast-changing world. Lifelong learning is not only how we help people grow throughout their career, it’s how we continue to push the boundaries of science and deliver life-changing medicines to patients.

Inclusion & Diversity

Innovation requires breakthrough ideas, which only come from a diverse workforce, empowered to challenge conventional thinking. That’s why we take inclusion and diversity seriously, it’s fundamental to our success and the lives of our patients.

Here’s what you can expect at AstraZeneca:

  • Empowering inclusive leadership: We value, seek out and make the most of our differences to achieve our company goals. We contribute to a psychologically safe environment and make decisions transparently. Inclusive leadership is the expected way of working for everyone, at every career level 
  • Fostering a culture where people can speak their mind: We speak our minds and make it safe for others to do so. We challenge behaviours that are not in line with our Values, and welcome alternative ideas and constructive feedback. We empower decision making at the appropriate level 
  • Building and sustaining a diverse leadership and talent pipeline: We seek to attract, retain and develop diverse talent that reflects and serves our communities and patients. We aim to understand our demographics and take action globally at each stage in the talent pipeline

Awards or accreditations

Forbes 2020 World’s Best Employers

FT Leader in Diversity

Stonewall Diversity Champion

Diversity Inc. Top Companies for LGBT Employees 2020

Diversity Inc. Top 50 Companies for Diversity 2021

Forbes 2021 The Best Employers for Women

LinkedIn Most in Demand Employers

Great Place to Work

AstraZeneca Jobs

Early Oncology Clinical Development Scientist - Cambridge
Scientific & Pharmaceutical
Closes 02/06/2022 16:44:00 View Details
Associate Director/ Protein Engineering Team Leader - Cambridge
Scientific & Pharmaceutical
We are looking for an Associate Director/Team Leader to join our Biologics Engineering (BE) team based in Granta Park, Cambridge UK.
Closes 03/06/2022 12:27:00 View Details
Statistical Science Director - Late Oncology - Cambridge
Scientific & Pharmaceutical
Do you have expertise in, and passion for, Biostatistics? Then AstraZeneca might be the one for you.
Closes 27/06/2022 11:35:00 View Details
Statistical Associate Director (Principal) - Late O - Cambridge
Scientific & Pharmaceutical
Would you like to apply your skills to impact the early phases of drug development and regulatory interactions, in a company that follows the science and turns ideas into life changing medicines? Then AstraZeneca might be the one for you!
Closes 12/06/2022 11:31:00 View Details
Senior Statistician - Late Oncology - Cambridge
Scientific & Pharmaceutical
Would you like to apply your skills to impact all phases of drug development and regulatory interactions, in a company that follows the science and turns ideas into life changing medicines? Then AstraZeneca might be the one for you!
Closes 12/06/2022 11:28:00 View Details
Global Development Medical Director - Gaithersburg
Scientific & Pharmaceutical
Health insurance
Here we are committed to making a difference. We have built our business around our passion for science. Now we are fusing data and technology with the latest scientific innovations to achieve the next wave of breakthroughs.
Closes 10/06/2022 09:53:00 View Details
Measurement Planning Lead - Cambridge
The Measurement Planning Lead serves as the expert in designing, implementing and reporting of analytics and measurement plans that evaluate the digital marketing activities associated with strategic multi-channel/omnichannel programmes.
Closes 09/06/2022 15:24:00 View Details
Regulatory Affairs Director - Oncology - Cambridge
Scientific & Pharmaceutical
Closes 09/06/2022 09:43:00 View Details
AI Tooling Lead - Cambridge
AI Tooling Lead
Closes 11/06/2022 09:21:00 View Details
Senior Regulatory Affairs Director - Oncology - Cambridge
Scientific & Pharmaceutical
Closes 08/06/2022 09:48:00 View Details
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Why Join Us?
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Awards or accreditations