Alkermes plc is a fully integrated, global biopharmaceutical company developing innovative medicines. The company has a diversified commercial product portfolio and a substantial clinical pipeline of product candidates for chronic diseases that include cancer, schizophrenia, depression, addiction and multiple sclerosis. Headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, Alkermes plc has an R&D center in Waltham, Massachusetts; a research and manufacturing facility in Athlone, Ireland; and a manufacturing facility in Wilmington, Ohio. For more information, please visit Alkermes' website at www.alkermes.com .
The Co-Op will report to the Head of Compound Management, in close collaboration with the IT Research Applications group, to develop and implement software solutions that drive the drug discovery research operation. The position will involve a combination of web and desktop development, robotics and peripheral hardware integration, and workflow implementation. The position will offer both an opportunity to contribute in the build of Alkermes next generation drug discovery technology infrastructure, while also gaining experience in robotics, workflow design, and drug discovery.
The ideal candidate will be able to commit to a 6-month Co-op. This Co-op will be full-time (40 hours per week) throughout the summer months, with the possibility to switch to part-time work during the school year.