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AstraZeneca in Gaithersburg

At AstraZeneca we're inspired by science and the difference it can make, so you’ll find our Gaithersburg campus right at the heart of the Maryland biotech cluster – one of the leading centers for biomedical research in the U.S.

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Our Maryland site is home to more than 3,000 experts working within the U.S. commercial specialty care business and MedImmune, AstraZeneca’s global biologics research and development arm. It’s one of our three global research and development centers, along with Cambridge, UK and Gothenburg, Sweden.

Gaithersburg, AstraZeneca and MedImmune

Our Gaithersburg campus is home to the U.S. commercial specialty care business, as well as MedImmune, AstraZeneca’s global biologics research and development arm. This modern, vibrant scientific campus employs more than 3,000 experts and is only a short drive from Washington, D.C.. It’s one of three global research and development centers (along with Cambridge, UK and Gothenburg, Sweden) dedicated to improving pipeline productivity and establishing the company as a global leader in biopharmaceutical innovation.

Gaithersburg, AstraZeneca and MedImmune

Our campus

Our modern and vibrant scientific campus accounts for a 1 billion USD annual R&D spend, and it’s only a short drive from Washington, DC. Filled with cutting-edge technology, our lab spaces were created to facilitate interaction and cross-functional science. The campus is packed with newly-designed, activity-based work spaces to suit a variety of working styles while increasing collaboration and communication between teams.

MedImmune in Gaithersburg

Gaithersburg is home to the headquarters of MedImmune, AstraZeneca’s global biologics research and development arm. The MedImmune culture is deeply rooted in understanding science, and so we look for the best science in the world to enable our pipeline. If we don’t have it internally, we’ll find it externally.

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The local area

This is a place where you can look forward to being invigorated, challenged and inspired. From beanbag rooms for creative brainstorming, game rooms and Zen gardens to treadmill stations, onsite massage and regular campus happy hours, we’ve created every opportunity for you to grow, work creatively and collaborate. Our site is full of amenities to help boost productivity and keep you happy and healthy. These include our fitness center, employee healthcare clinic, electric vehicle charging stations, dry cleaning, full service cafeteria, and copy center.

Situated along the Potomac River, Gaithersburg is a city in the Washington DC metro area. With a population of over 60,000, the city has good shopping and plenty of cultural diversity. And with its own metro station, Gaithersburg offers easy access to Washington DC.

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