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AstraZeneca Overview

Cambridge, East of England, England (UK)
10000+ employees
1913
Company - Public (AZN)
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$10+ billion (AUD) per year
Roche, GlaxoSmithKline, Novartis
AstraZeneca is one of the world’s most exciting bio-pharmaceutical companies. From scientists to sales, lab techs to legal we’re on a mission to turn ideas into life-changing medicines that improve patients’ lives and benefit society ... Read more

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    I worked at AstraZeneca full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great culture, great work assignments, supportive management.
    Rotation opportunity within the company.
    They valued the Diversity and inclusion.

    Cons

    There is nothing I can tell as cons

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AstraZeneca Photos

AstraZeneca photo of: One of the the corridors around the front semi-circle of the building, leading off the atrium (Photo thanks to Flickr user jonlarge, available under by-nc-nd v2.0)
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AstraZeneca Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at AstraZeneca in August 2016.

    Interview

    Went through online interview (initial screening) was then asked to attend first f2f interview with 2 managers. Asked a lot of behaviorial based questions. Called back a week later for second f2f interview with another 2 managers. This interview went for 1.5 hours and involved a sales role play and further behaviorial based interview. Waiting now for final f2f interview and hopefully get an official offer. Whole process took about 3-4 weeks

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AstraZeneca Awards & Accolades

  • The UK's 50 Most InDemand Employers, LinkedIn, 2014
  • 100 Best Companies, Working Mother Magazine, 2014
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