Companies Helping People Break Into Biotech

The Bureau of Labor Statistics expects a 7% growth rate for the biotech industry during the decade leading up to 2028, and it’s easy to see why: the industry is focused on improving life itself, working towards cleaner energy, and better medicines and cures. But it can be a difficult field to break into. Here are three biotech companies that can offer the right way into an exciting field on the true cutting-edge of the future. 

Why should someone looking for a career in biotech come to work for your company?

There is amazing potential in the future of Phathom Pharmaceuticals, a company founded only a few years ago in 2019, and in this time, have made tremendous progress in their mission to usher in a new era of GI therapies. Growing from a few employees to nearly 100 today – with even greater growth planned for 2022 and beyond – Phathom’s hiring the best and the brightest professionals who are willing to roll up their sleeves and put their mark on the organization.

What does the biotech field offer, in particular, that might be attractive to people looking for their potential career?

Exciting and rewarding careers that are centered around improving patients’ lives. There is always something new to learn and do in a space that is ever-evolving. The science is fascinating, your co-workers are bright, and building an organization around potentially life-changing products is an exciting reason to come to work each day.

Check Out Phathom Pharmaceuticals’ Careers Page Here!

Why should someone looking for a career in biotech come to work for your company?

At Evonik, you will find yourself among colleagues who support you to reach a common goal; manufacturing a novel formulation never before created in a GMP environment. Here, you will have the capability to work on projects that are in the early phases of clinical trials. This leads to a considerable amount of variability between projects. What you’re working on will change month to month, week to week, and even day-to-day. Evonik is a place where you can expand upon your skills in biotech starting from any experience level. Your input and ideas will always be considered, and you will feel like you are making a difference in people’s lives…and that’s because you really are.

What does the biotech field offer, in particular, that might be attractive to people looking for their potential career?

The biotech industry is growing at a substantial rate. Developing new therapies and formulations can help many people with conditions or diseases which were previously thought untreatable. Being able to work with cutting-edge technology and processes are the most interesting parts of the biotech work at Evonik; you will never lack excitement or be bored day-to-day. When you head home at night, you feel as though you have made a genuine difference in the world, and that the work you are doing has meaning.

Check Out Evonik’s Careers Page Here!

Why should someone looking for a career in biotech come to work for your company?

Fortress Biotech, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBIO) (“Fortress”) is an innovative biopharmaceutical company focused on acquiring, developing, and commercializing or monetizing promising biopharmaceutical products and product candidates cost-effectively. The Fortress model is driven by a world-class business development team that is focused on leveraging its significant biopharmaceutical industry expertise to further expand the company’s portfolio of product opportunities. Our employees’ broad background and experience create an innovative and inspiring work environment that helps our staff focus on pioneering solutions to difficult questions in pharmaceutical development. Employees at Fortress have a passion for science, business development, and possess the desire and dedication to help others. Members of our team are part of a changing and continuously growing inclusive culture of excellence where we encourage learning and growth through the achievement of personal and professional goals. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, our capabilities and business practices are regularly transforming to include new and diverse ideas and people to cultivate and sustain a culturally diverse workforce.


What does the biotech field offer, in particular, that might be attractive to people looking for their potential career?

Working in the biopharmaceutical industry can be a very rewarding career because the industry is highly diverse, fast-paced, intellectually stimulating, and offers exciting growth opportunities. Also, the industry allows for the exploration of treatment options for areas of unmet medical need for patients. Additionally, the biopharmaceutical industry can be rewarding from a financial perspective, as many companies often offer competitive benefit and compensation packages. – Jaclyn Jaffe, Director, Corporate Operations, Fortress Biotech, Inc.

Check Out Fortress Biotech’s Careers Page Here!