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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.
Commercial Business Systems Analyst
Maximize efficiency and effectiveness of Aegerion’s Global Commercial organization by providing leading edge Information Technology enablement.
Director Quality Assurance (Americas)
The Director, Quality Assurance (Americas) is responsible for quality and compliance oversight of manufacturing, packaging, testing and distribution operations in North and South America that support global distribution of Aegerion products.
Patient Education Manager Team Lead, West
The Team Leader, for Patient Education Manager provides leadership, coaching, and support to a regional team of Compass Education Managers (PEMs).
Senior Director, Global Training
Lead the strategy and execution, of a developing world class Global Training and Sales Force function.
Associate Director, Supply Chain
The Associate Director, Supply Chain will report into the Director, Supply Chain – US and International with dotted line responsibility to the Director, Supply Chain – EMEA.
Senior/Executive Director, Medical Affairs
Reporting into the Vice President of Medical Affairs, the Senior/Executive Director will be part of the Medical Affairs organization at Aegerion headquarters in Cambridge and will contribute to the medical/clinical output from that team.
Associate Director Analytical Chemistry
We are seeking an accomplished analytical chemist with experience in both small and biological molecule analytical method development, validation, and transfer working with external manufacturing organizations.
VP, Global Head of Medical Affairs
To provide global medical leadership, to support Aegerion Commercial and Regulatory teams and assume global medical affairs responsibilities for Lomitapide and Myalept.
Market Access Director (South East)
The Market Access Director for Government and Managed Markets supports and provides input into the vision, strategy, analysis, tactical implementation plans and opportunity for securing reimbursement with commercial and government payors for Juxtapid and Myalept.
Market Access Director (Central)
The Market Access Director for Government and Managed Markets supports and provides input into the vision, strategy, analysis, tactical implementation plans and opportunity for securing reimbursement with commercial and government payors for Juxtapid and Myalept.
Associate Director/Senior Manager, Patient Marketing
This critical position will be accountable for successfully supporting the growth of the Juxtapid and Myalept brands in the US through the lens of the patient.
Enterprise Systems Developer
One of Aegerion’s core strengths is leveraging its global workforce to quickly identify and execute innovative strategies and solutions.
HR Manager
Aegerion Pharmaceuticals is seeking an HR Manager to provide strategic and tactical HR support to the staff functions which include Medical, Business Development, Regulatory, Quality, Finance, IT, Legal, and Human Resources.
Regulatory Affairs Associate-Regulatory Operations
Reporting to the Manager, Regulatory Affairs, this position will provide regulatory operations expertise on assigned programs, and will be responsible for specific pieces of moderately complex projects.
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.
Senior Director, COMPASS Operations
The Senior Director, COMPASS Operations is a new position at Aegerion and is an integral part of the Patient and Market Access team.
Rare Disease Manager (Colorado)
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.
Quality Assurance Manager
The QA Manager is responsible for quality oversight of contract manufacturing (CMO), packaging and testing activities.
Patient Education Manager Team Lead, West
The Team Leader, for Patient Education Manager provides leadership, coaching, and support to a regional team of Compass Education Managers (PEMs).
Patient Education Manager Team Lead, West
The Team Leader, for Patient Education Manager provides leadership, coaching, and support to a regional team of Compass Education Managers (PEMs).
Contract Recruiter
We are looking for a contract recruiter to manage our full life-cycle recruiting process including sourcing, interviewing, presenting candidates and negotiating offers in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment. This is a 3-4 month assignment.