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Gaithersburg, MD (US)
5001 to 10000 employees
1988
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$1 to $2 billion (CAD) per year
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MedImmune works to boost the immune systems of babies and grown-ups. Its flagship biotech product, Synagis, prevents respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), a major cause of pneumonia and other respiratory disease in infants and children. Also on the market are FluMist, its nasal ... Read more

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    I have been working at MedImmune full-time

    Pros

    Good job most of the time

    Cons

    very long work hours everyday

    Advice to Management

    Stick with it it gets better

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MedImmune Photos

MedImmune photo of: One of the the corridors around the front semi-circle of the building, leading off the atrium (Photo thanks to Flickr user jonlarge, available under by-nc-nd v2.0)
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MedImmune photo of: The main atrium...very nice (Photo thanks to Flickr user jonlarge, available under by-nc-nd v2.0)
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MedImmune Interviews

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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at MedImmune.

    Interview

    Applied through a contact in MedImmune. The first interview was with HR and was only 5-10 minutes long. The guy asked standard questions; immigration status, background, experience, salary expectation etc.
    After a week, got a call from hiring manager. The conversation was mostly on my previous research experience and how my PhD work can be applied to solve some of the current challenges they were facing. We talked for about an hour.

    Interview Questions

    • How can I apply/extend my PhD work to solve some of the challenges ?   Answer Question
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Company Updates

  • This year, we launched the LGBT+ Network at AstraZeneca and MedImmune, as one of several official initiatives to celebrate diversity and inclusion in the workplace. This was our first year celebrating at Manchester Pride! Find out more about who we are: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQc12

  • Bahija Jallal, Head of MedImmune, discusses embracing diversity for the sake of true innovation: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQ4Pu

    Embracing diversity - for the sake of true innovation

    Bahija Jallal's curiosity and passion for science have been strong driving forces throughout her entire career, as has her belief in the need for diversity to truly bring forth innovation. A view that is also deeply incorporated in her job as Head of MedImmune.

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MedImmune Awards & Accolades

  • Most Admired Companies in Research Science, Black Engineer & Information Technology, 2010

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