Vertex Pharmaceuticals

About Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Vertex is a global biotechnology company that aims to discover, develop and commercialize innovative medicines so people with serious diseases can lead better lives. Founded in 1989 in Cambridge, Mass. and headquartered in Boston’s Innovation District, Vertex today has research and development sites and commercial offices in the United States, Europe, Canada and Australia. Read more about our global locations.

In addition to our clinical development programs focused on cystic fibrosis, Vertex has more than a dozen ongoing research programs aimed at other serious and life-threatening diseases. Read more about our approved medicines and pipeline.

We collaborate with some of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies, leading nonprofit disease foundations and many of the world’s best-known academic institutions. Read more about our collaborations.

Vertex has continually been recognized as one of the industry’s top workplaces by leading publications such as Science Magazine, The Boston Globe, Boston Business Journal and the San Diego Business Journal.


Technical operations intern

June 2019 - August 2019 Boston, MA
“The environment inside the company and how helpful And respectful everyone was. ”

Human Resources Intern

May 2019 - August 2019 Boston, MA
“I was able to work with two different team in the company's Human Resource department. I worked with both employee services as well as diversity and inclusion. ”
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