Vertex Pharmaceuticals Overview

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

Vertex is a global biotechnology company that invests in scientific innovation to create transformative medicines for people with serious and life-threatening diseases. We discovered and developed the first medicines to treat the underlying cause of cystic fibrosis (CF), a rare ...
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

January 10, 2022
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At Vertex Pharmaceuticals, we have a unique environment that supports diversity and we encourage collaboration. Our PRIDE employee resource network group is one of the ways we support our employees. Learn more about the mission of PRIDE and check out our job openings in Boston, Providence, Cambridge and San Diego. https://bit.ly/3GcprY0 #GreatPlacetoWork
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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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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Reviews

4.1
78%
Recommend to a Friend
87%
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Reshma Kewalramani
Reshma Kewalramani
124 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"Passionate people who value innovation thrive here!"

Sep 29, 2021 - Director of Curriculum in Boston, MA
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

belief in the mission and vision of the company
dedicated resources to achieve stated goals
a commitment to innovation as an operating principle
sincere people who welcome a fast pace and new ideas

Cons

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Diversity & Inclusion at Vertex Pharmaceuticals

4.5
(140 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Vertex Pharmaceuticals Interviews

Experience
Positive55%
Negative26%
Neutral19%
Getting an Interview
Applied online65%
Recruiter11%
Employee Referral10%
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    Data Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Boston, MA
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    I applied online. I interviewed at Vertex Pharmaceuticals (Boston, MA)

    Interview

    Had only one onsite interview and got selected. No behavioural questions were asked. Up to 1hr about data warehouses, python. 3 people interviewed me and asked if I had done any workaround which was not supported in information such as dependency schedulers
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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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