Passion meets science

At MedImmune, relentless pursuit is matched with exceptional capabilities to break new ground in science. We’re constantly pushing the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines to patients. We’re industry-leading in immunology, protein engineering and translational science and we thrive on collaboration. We offer our employees a diverse and modern workspace and we value work/life balance. Learn more about Life at MedImmune.

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At MedImmune, we believe in rewarding talent and performance. We do so by providing a competitive total compensation package to our employees including competitive salaries, opportunities to participate in our annual bonus and stock (LTI) programs, retirement savings and a long list of benefits. In addition, providing opportunity for development and advancement are part of our culture. We pride ourselves on being a great place to work.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How do I apply for an open position?

    First, view our current openings. When you find an opportunity that matches your interests and skills, please click the "Apply Now" button at the bottom of the job description. This is the first step in the application process. You must have an e-mail account to set up a user account, and a résumé is required to apply for a position. We strongly prefer that you attach a résumé during the application process; however, you will have the option to cut/paste your résumé if an attachment is not available. Please complete all the questions in the application so we can begin to understand your qualifications for the position(s) in which you are interested. Required fields are indicated by a star. You can edit and/or update your résumé at any time when you are applying for a position. To edit your résumé, log in using your e-mail and password, and then select “upload new document for this application” under the position you are applying for.

  • What is your interview process?

    A confirmation e-mail thanking you for your application will be sent to you after you have submitted your résumé. Your application will be shared with the appropriate recruiter and should you be selected, you will be contacted regarding next steps. If you are invited for a telephone pre-screen interview, we will contact you directly via e-mail and you will be able to schedule the pre-screen, via an internet link, for a time that is convenient for you. Following your telephone pre-screen, if your background and skill sets match the position requirements, the recruiter will forward your information to the appropriate hiring manager for review. The hiring manager will review all appropriate applications for the job and will select the candidates who will be invited for an interview. If you are invited for an interview, we will contact you by telephone or e-mail to check your availability. The hiring manager may choose to follow up with you by conducting an additional phone interview, or may wish to bring you into the MedImmune facility for an in-person interview.Following the interviews, the hiring team evaluates all candidates against the job requirements, and the hiring manager selects the best qualified candidate. If you are selected, a recruitment representative will contact you to make a verbal offer. This will be followed by a written offer letter, in which we'll explain the next steps of our on-boarding process, including a pre-employment screen. Following your successful pre-employment screen, Human Resources will coordinate with the hiring department to ensure a smooth on-boarding and orientation process for you. If you are not selected to continue in the hiring process, you will be notified via e-mail. We encourage you to continue to search our career site and apply to other positions that fit your background and experience.

  • Why is it best to apply online?

    Our recruiting process is designed to create the best balance between your individual needs as a job candidate and our needs as a growing company. To make things as convenient and efficient as possible, we always look to implement the latest application, tracking, and communication tools – all which are housed in the Careers section of the MedImmune website.

  • What does MedImmune do with the information I provide online?

    MedImmune respects the privacy of visitors to its website. Our Privacy Policy explains our online information practices regarding the collection of information from this website that can personally identify you and/or your company, and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used.

  • What is the relationship between MedImmune and AstraZeneca?

    MedImmune is the global biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca. Since the acquisition of MedImmune by AstraZeneca in 2007, both companies share and benefit from each other's strengths in the pre-clinical, clinical, and commercial areas. This allows prioritization of the portfolio across the full organization to increase speed, quality, and cost – allowing us to focus on projects that we believe have the best chance of success.

  • Where is MedImmune located?

    MedImmune is headquartered in Gaithersburg, Maryland with locations in Cambridge, UK and South San Francisco, California.


Whether you’re a recent graduate, MBA or PHD candidate – even if you’re still in school, you`ll find MedImmune to be a company of true career opportunity, where learning, growing and meeting exciting challenges are all in a day`s work.