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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 of Reimbursement & Specialty Distribution Services
The Senior Director of Reimbursement & Specialty Distribution Services will provide Aegerion with the vision, leadership, strategy, analysis, tactical implementation plans and opportunity to develop an exceptional customer service program.
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.
Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer
The Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer will report directly to the Chief Financial Officer directly managing the global accounting department.
Sr. Salesforce Developer
Maximize efficiency and effectiveness of Aegerion’s Global Commercial organization by providing leading edge Information Technology enablement.
SOX/SEC Reporting Manager
The SOX/SEC Reporting Manager will be responsible for the Company’s Sarbanes Oxley compliance, internal and external financial reporting and also for providing technical accounting and SEC reporting advice especially in the areas of revenue recognition, stock option accounting and foreign subsidiary consolidations.
Network Systems Engineer
Aegerion is seeking an experienced IT Network Systems Engineer with experience in building, managing and maintaining its IT infrastructure to support the growing needs of the business.
Vice President, Global Quality Assurance
The Vice President of Global Quality Assurance (VP of QA) is responsible for providing leadership and driving the quality management process for the organization.
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).
Rare Disease Manager (Available locations: Indianapolis, Nashville)
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.
Senior Administrative Assistant, Commercial
Reporting to the VP, Commercial, the Senior Administrator, Commercial will provide administrative support and project coordination for the department.
Senior Director, Global Training
Lead the strategy and execution, of a developing world class Global Training and Sales Force function.
Patient Engagement Coordinator
Patient Engagement Coordinator
Senior Administrative Assistant, COMPASS
Reporting to the VP, COMPASS, the Senior Administrative Assistant - COMPASS will provide administrative support and project coordination for the department.
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.