Research & Development

At Novo Nordisk Research & Development, we focus on what we do best: developing life-saving treatments. It is our responsibility to take an innovative research idea and turn it into a product that makes a real difference to people requiring chronic care. Our success is built on more than 90 years of innovation and commitment to patients. Join us and make a difference

Pursue a career in Research & Development at Novo Nordisk

Millions rely on us

From molecule to market, our focus is always on the patient when developing best-in-class treatments. Long-term thinking drives all our activities and we continuously demonstrate our commitment to environmental and social responsibility. This sets us apart from other pharmaceutical companies.

Working at Novo Nordisk Research & Development is a mutually rewarding commitment. Our consistent growth provides you with professional development and career opportunities – as well as ample funding for projects. Thus, we invite you to bring your personal ambition and passion to work and bring tomorrow’s research and clinical development to the next level.

We trust in each individual’s sense of responsibility and commitment to deliver excellent results and we offer a flexible working environment. 

We have the culture of ingenuity needed to develop the next generation of life-saving therapies. Therefore, you will be part of a highly dedicated team, in which everyone shares the mutual aspiration to further improve the lives of millions of people requiring chronic care.

We are recruiting

We always welcome talented people to ensure the continued success of Novo Nordisk. We are especially looking for those with the following profiles:

Other relevant profiles

Data managers 



International trial managers 

Laboratory Technicians 

Pilot plant and drug development scientists

Project managers / team leaders 

Protein scientists 

Quality scientists 

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