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AstraZeneca in India

At AstraZeneca, we believe that scientific research and cutting-edge innovation is the key to making a difference to people’s health. We push the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines for some of the world’s greatest healthcare challenges. To help us do this, we have created an inspiring working environment that’s full of world-class talent and opportunities for collaboration and innovation.

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AstraZeneca has had a presence in India since 1979. Around 1,200 people focus on commercial operations, including sales and marketing, in the three key therapy areas – Oncology, Cardiovascular Metabolic Diseases & Respiratory and Autoimmunity. We also have a state of the art tablet production facility in Bangalore. Our Global Technology centre in Chennai is the key delivery hub of AstraZeneca’s IT, providing end-to-end technology solutions and employing more than 1500 IT professionals.

Our facilities

Bangalore

Bangalore

We are headquartered in Bangalore, which is also home to our Marketing function. We also have a state-of-the-art Tablet Product Facility in Bangalore.

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Chennai

Chennai

Chennai is home to our IT Operations centre. This is AstraZeneca’s key IT delivery hub and a global centre of IT excellence.

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What we offer

Development, benefits and rewards

AstraZeneca is one of the world’s most exciting bio-pharmaceutical companies – somewhere you can make a positive impact. Our work is genuinely worthwhile. We blaze new scientific trails and create medicines that make a real difference to patients around the world. We want you to contribute your full potential to our goal, so we have created a truly progressive working environment, as well as a development and reward system designed to help you reach your very best.

Inspirational workplaces

We make sure our people benefit from high quality facilities, all designed to help our people be at their best at work. This includes transport, restaurant facilities, breakout areas, and more. There’s a lot of team spirit here and this is reinforced by CSR initiative and sports events like cricket tournaments.

Training and development

Whether you are driven by deeper studies in a certain field or wish to broaden your competency in several different areas, we encourage self-improvement through a challenging working and learning environment.

Work-life balance

We want you to be the best you can be. So we recognise the importance of maintaining a balance between work and personal time. We provide flexible working and the option to work from home for most employees. We also offer counselling services around work-life balance, relationships, parenting, anger management, marriage, family and work place relationships.

The way we do things

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