Vertex Pharmaceuticals Overview

  • www.vrtx.com
  • Boston, MA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1989
  • Company - Public (VRTX)
  • Biotech & Pharmaceutical
  • $5 to $10 billion (USD)

Vertex Pharmaceuticals is a global biotechnology company that aims to discover, develop and commercialize innovative new medicines so people with serious diseases can lead better lives. Vertex scientists and their collaborators are working on new medicines to advance the ...
Mission: THE SCIENCE OF POSSIBILITY Vertex creates new possibilities in medicine to cure diseases and improve people's lives. We work with leading researchers, doctors, public health experts and other collaborators who share our vision for transforming the lives of people with serious ...

Company Updates

October 19, 2021
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Around the globe, nearly 1,500 employees participated in our 13th annual Day of Service. We are thankful for the 70 organizations that partnered with us this year and our amazing #VertexVolunteers for giving back to our communities.
Vertex Pharmaceuticals Day of Service 2021
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September 22, 2021
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Our teams at Vertex are driven by patients to deliver a potential gene-editing treatment for those living with #sicklecelldisease and #betathalassemia. We are looking for top talent to join our teams and support our programs. If you’re interested in any of our critical efforts across Medical Affairs, National Patient Advocacy, Market Access, Patient & Provider Services and more, visit https://bit.ly/2WPZDel and search “heme” to apply! #sicklecellawarenessmonth
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Reviews

3.9
71%
Recommend to a Friend
83%
Approve of CEO
Reshma Kewalramani
Reshma Kewalramani
105 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 3 years

"Work/Life balance at its best!"

Nov 11, 2021 - Anonymous Employee
Recommends

Pros

An inspiring, inclusive place to work. Incredible management, always feeling supported.

Cons

Could do with more definitive processes
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Diversity & Inclusion at Vertex Pharmaceuticals

4.3
(119 reviews)

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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Interviews

Experience
Positive55%
Negative26%
Neutral19%
Getting an Interview
Applied online65%
Recruiter11%
Employee Referral10%
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  1. Computational Chemist Interview

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    Average Interview

    Interview

    One round of interview. Friendly, enthusiastic, and knowledgeable interviewers who are also computational chemists. It took ~30min time. nice experience and would recommend phd students to interview for their intern programs
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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Awards & Accolades

  • Forbes 2019 Best Employers for DiversityForbes2019
  • Boston Globe's Top Places to WorkThe Boston Globe2018
  • Best Places to WorkBoston Business Journal2018
  • Top EmployerScience Magazine2018
  • Boston Business Journal Best Places to WorkBoston Business Journal2017

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Does Vertex Pharmaceuticals offer massages?

...Generous PTO and benefits like free breakfast bar....

August 24, 2021

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