Hiring now: Join us to help shape and enable world-class manufacturing processes for our life-saving treatments. 

To drive growth, Novo Nordisk is pioneering the use of modern technologies to improve processes and increase efficiency across our pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities.

And you can be part of this journey! 

Interested in joining us? We're hiring across seniority levels and are always on the lookout for talent. Learn more and express your interest by signing up for one of our talent pipelines below or keep reading to learn more. 

As demand for our growing portfolio of injectable and oral products is soaring, we are investing DKK 12 bn in manufacturing capacity projects in 2022 with forecasts of DKK 10-15 bn to be invested in the coming years.

Modern technology plays a crucial role in our efforts to expand capacity - enabling us to serve even more patients with high quality products now and in the future.

By implementing modern technologies and digitalising manual processes in our facilities, we are transforming the way we work by augmenting the skills of our employees and streamlining operations.

Using a collaborative approach, we partner with technology companies to drive the Industry 4.0 agenda forward and setting new standards for pharma companies to be at the forefront of modern technology.

We need your talent and skillset to help us drive change and support our journey ahead! 

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Within Novo Nordisk's manufacturing arm, Product Supply, we are in the midst of an exciting digital transformation journey, and you can be part of it.

You will work alongside specialists from various fields within biotechnology, technology, and innovation, utilizing your personal skills and experiences toward improving and innovating our production processes, benefiting our patients around the world that rely on our treatments. 

In return, we give you the opportunity to  make your mark and play an instrumental role in the development and scaling of technology across the production environment. 

Here, you have the opportunity to use your sought-after skill set toward improving the lives of millions of people living with diabetes and other serious chronic diseases. 

We are looking for applicants with innovative and solution-oriented mindset working - among other things - with the following disciplines:


  • Advanced automation
  • Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES)
  • Collaborative- and industrial robotics 

Above your specific discipline, though, we're looking for a mindset. We need people who are curious and eager to drive meaningful change.  People who enjoy collaborating within a dynamic culture that fosters inclusivity and innovation, to achieve common goals and deliver transformation. 

Though you enjoy team work, you should feel equally comfortable taking the lead and being able to share and translate knowledge to you various stakeholders. 

Further, to be a success, you need to be someone who always puts the end-user in the centre of every solution you develop - thinking in quality and scalability at every step of the journey. 

In addition, you have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor or master’s degree within Automation, IT, Autonomous systems, Robotics or another related field
  • Strong knowledge within IT/OT
  • A technical background, preferably within engineering, digitalisation and automation
  • Fluent in English both oral and written.

Technical skills/knowledge:

  • Advanced automation e.g.: (PLC, Scada, DeltaV, ABB SattLine/800xA)
  • Manufacturing Execution Systems e.g.: (PAS-X or Syncade)
  • Collaborative- and mobile robotics e.g.: (Universal Robots, Kuka, MIR, Omron, Nipper)
  • We work in a highly regulated, Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) environment, as such, it is important that you can thrive in such environment and are able to ensuring that all your work is well documented. 


Are you a recent graduate looking for a life-changing career within Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Technology?

We're on the hunt for newly graduated engineers to join us and work with the newest technologies. 

You will be working with and exploring ways to utilise capabilities, within e.g.:

  • Data access and architecture
  • Advanced automation
  • Collaborative- and industrial robotics
  • Machine vision
  • Machine learning
  • Mechanical design and simulation
  • Virtual or augmented reality

You will work alongside specialists from various fields within biotechnology, technology, and innovation who will be your mentors to guide you through our digital transformation journey.

You will be a fully-fledged member of the team from day one, and we count on you to present your ideas. In return, we promise that you play an instrumental role in the development and scaling of technology across the production at our manufacturing hub.

You will gain extensive knowledge in all aspects of technology and solution development, and work with stakeholders from all over the world. At Novo Nordisk we strive to create a workplace where everyone can contribute with their skills.

Your responsibilities summed up:

  • Participate in projects around improvement of our manufacturing setup
  • Take part in cross functional activities advancing the use of innovative novel and existing technology
  • Oversee the design, development, and maintenance of operations information systems to monitor manufacturing efficiency.

We are looking for new colleagues who:

  • are newly graduated with a bachelor or master’s degree within e.g., IT, Automation, or Robotics
  • would like to build on your skills and experience together with highly dedicated colleagues
  • are proactive, solution-oriented, like to share your knowledge and collaborate effectively
  • work systematically and with the ability to develop and implement practical actions to deal with issues
  • want to play a role in strategic projects, where you will be part of setting the direction for the future Industry 4.0.
  • have proficient oral and written communications skills in English

Our people at Novo Nordisk are driven by a passion to improve patients’ lives – and we collaborate, learn from one another and push each other forward for this collective goal.

The work we do together at Product Supply is life-changing, both for us and for patients across the globe. As we go through unprecedented modernisation, we take pride in our courage to fail and thrive under the certainty that we will collectively discover more.

We flourish when encouraged to digitise, innovate and revolutionise, all in the quest for delivering a better world. But everything we accomplish has to start somewhere. It starts with a willingness to bet on our ideas, take bold action and push for innovations and solutions.

At Novo Nordisk Product Supply, It all starts with courage.