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At Vertex, the world鈥檚 most talented and passionate听people听come together to听advance science and听transform lives,听and听in return,听we invest in them听so听they can grow and advance听their听own careers.听

If you鈥檙e ready to join us, browse open positions below. If you want to stay connected,听click to join our Talent Community.

More than a job

Vertex employees are supported along their professional journeys and have the opportunity to grow and thrive in an inclusive and equitable environment that rewards and recognizes the moments that matter. We want to support your career from the beginning and along every step of the way, and we offer career growth and development opportunities regardless of your role or experience level.

To achieve our best, most meaningful work and deliver on our promise to patients, we need to be our best selves. That鈥檚 why we also offer industry-leading benefits and compensation to support our employees, their loved ones and our communities.听

And our employees love working here

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Explore our听spaces听

Our science is state of the art听鈥斕齛nd so are our听labs, manufacturing facilities and听workspaces. Each research site听and office听is听designed to be听both听environmentally and employee friendly.听听


Global headquarters

Our labs, office and manufacturing center in Boston are in the Seaport District and close to many transportation hubs. We offer commuting perks, as well as an on-site caf茅 (with an outdoor terrace and views of the harbor) and gym. The Seaport is also home to the new Jeffrey Leiden Center for Cell and Genetic Therapies.听听

San Diego听

Our听R&D听labs in San Diego are located听north of downtown听in听La Jolla,听on the Torrey Pines Mesa, with听UC San Diego, the Scripps Research Institute and many other biotech companies and research institutes听nearby.听There鈥檚 ample outdoor space,听and we鈥檙e close to听Torrey Pines听State Natural Reserve听and La Jolla Shores听鈥斕齠or those who听want to take a break to surf, swim or听go for a run through the park or along the beach.听

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Headquarters听outside of the U.S.听(International HQ)听

London is home to our headquarters听for our international operations. Our offices on the Paddington Central campus are close to many transportation hubs and听a variety of restaurants and caf茅s. We offer commuting perks as well as gym memberships听(all within a 10-minute walk).听All employees have听access to a shared rooftop terrace.听

Important Notices:听

Recruitment & Staffing Agencies: Vertex Pharmaceuticals does not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than candidates. The submission of unsolicited resumes by recruitment or staffing agencies to Vertex or its employees is strictly prohibited unless contacted directly by Vertex鈥檚 internal Talent Acquisition team. Any resume submitted by an agency in the absence of a signed agreement will automatically become the property of Vertex Pharmaceuticals, and will not owe any referral or other fees with respect thereto.

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