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Aegerion Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for patients with debilitating rare diseases.

At Aegerion, we believe that our employees are our strongest asset. We strive to recruit high performing, best-in-class candidates who possess a proven track record of success. We seek candidates who are patient-centric, passionate, entrepreneurial-minded, and interested in joining a high caliber and collaborative team. Our culture offers a kind, energetic, high-growth, and fun environment that provides an unmatched opportunity for individual contribution and development. We emphasize the ability to make an indelible difference within the organization and in the lives of our patients. Aegerion’s headquarters are in Cambridge, MA, and the company trades on the NASDAQ Stock Exchange under the ticker: AEGR.

Note to recruitment agencies:
While Aegerion is hiring for several key positions, we are not accepting candidate referrals from any agencies or recruiters at this time. Any resumes received from search firms and/or individual recruiters will be considered unsolicited.

Aegerion Pharmaceuticals is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer: Minorities/Females/Disabilities/Veterans.

Featured Opportunities

Patient Education Manager
Aegerion is seeking energetic, field-based Patient Education Manager (PEM) to provide initial education, treatment and access support for patients with HoFH.
Senior Director, Global Training
Lead the strategy and execution, of a developing world class Global Training and Sales Force function.
Manager, Regulatory Affairs
Manages, evaluates and completes regulatory projects consistent with the company goals. Responsible for timely planning and coordination of regulatory submissions. Provides guidance to cross-functional teams on regulatory strategy and tactics.
Director of Program Management
Manages all daily project management activities, including project schedule development, project budget, team leadership, project communication, staffing activities, status reporting, and resource plan development.
Vice President, Regulatory Affairs (ex-US)
Working in a team environment, the Vice President will provide regulatory oversight, support and guidance for all company functions, provide key input to regulatory strategy for products in development and in commercial distribution, and be responsible for planning and coordinating regulatory submissions necessary to support clinical trials, product registration, and postmarketing activities outside of the United States
Director of Pricing and Reimbursement
Aegerion is seeking a qualified Director-level candidate to help develop and execute and track successful pricing & reimbursement strategies for the company’s current and future products.
Director, Global Expanded Access Programs
The Director of Global Expanded Access Programs (EAP) is responsible for leading the operations in the conduct of Expanded Access initiatives for all products at Aegerion Pharmaceuticals.
Director, Patient Education Manager
The Director for Patient Education Manager provides leadership, coaching, and support to a regional team of Patients Education Managers (PEMs).
Compliance Operations Director - Global
We are currently seeking an experienced compliance operations director to assist our Compliance Department in operationalizing Aegerion compliance policies, procedures and training on a global basis.
IT Service Management Analyst
As the first, and in many cases, most frequent interface with our customers, Aegerion places a high value on attracting individuals with a passion for customer service.
Business System Analyst, Supply Chain
We are currently seeking an experienced business system analyst to define, implement and support the IT needs of our Finance and Supply Chain organizations.
Vice President, Research
The Vice President, Research will be a key leadership position within Aegerion. Based in Cambridge, Massachusetts and reporting to the Chief Medical Officer, the VP Research will build and lead the global Research function for the company.
Vice President, Program Leadership
The Vice President, Program Leadership will lead the overall strategy and manage all daily project management activities, including project schedule development, project budget, team leadership, project communication, staffing activities, status reporting, and resource plan development in both the commercial and development aspects of its business.
Vice President, Global Market Access
The Vice President, Global Market Access will elevate market access (MA) to a strategic level in the organization, ensuring patient access to therapies, and that product and development decisions incorporate this element early and effectively.
Patient Education Manager- San Francisco
The field-based Patient Education Manager (PEM) will provide education and access to treatment support for patients with HoFH.
Patient Education Manager- Los Angeles
The field-based Patient Education Manager (PEM) will provide education and access to treatment support for patients with HoFH.
Patient Education Manager- San Diego
The field-based Patient Education Manager (PEM) will provide education and access to treatment support for patients with HoFH.
Patient Education Manager- San Jose
The field-based Patient Education Manager (PEM) will provide education and access to treatment support for patients with HoFH.
Patient Education Manager- New Orleans
The field-based Patient Education Manager (PEM) will provide education and access to treatment support for patients with HoFH.
Patient Education Manager- Tampa/Orlando
The field-based Patient Education Manager (PEM) will provide education and access to treatment support for patients with HoFH.
Patient Education Manager- Omaha or Minneapolis
The field-based Patient Education Manager (PEM) will provide education and access to treatment support for patients with HoFH.
Global Compliance Director
We are currently seeking an experienced compliance director to assist our Compliance Department in continuing to develop and operationalize Aegerion compliance policies, procedures and training on a global basis.
IT Developer/Engineer
The IT Developer/Engineer joins the IT team working with Aegerion’s global workforce to translate business requirements into technical solutions and provide technical application support.
Quality Assurance Manager
The QA Manager is responsible for quality oversight of contract manufacturing (CMO), packaging and testing activities. Act as primary quality contact/liaison with CMO quality organizations. Serves as product quality representative on cross functional project teams (internal and external)
Rare Disease Manager (Wisconsin)
The field based Rare Disease Manager will be responsible for preparing the market, educating customers and ultimately performing those critical activities which drive product use and achievement of our revenue objectives.
Rare Disease Manager (Raleigh)
The field based Rare Disease Manager will be responsible for preparing the market, educating customers and ultimately performing those critical activities which drive product use and achievement of our revenue objectives.
Executive Director, Business Development
Aegerion Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development and commercialization of innovative, life-altering therapies for patients with debilitating, often fatal, rare diseases.
Rare Disease Manager (S. Georgia /Savannah)
The field based Rare Disease Manager will be responsible for preparing the market, educating customers and ultimately performing those critical activities which drive product use and achievement of our revenue objectives.