Working at Galapagos

We think big. Do you?

At Galapagos we want to have a big impact on people, with our life improving therapies. This requires big thinking. That is what got us to where we are now and it will help us to get to where we want to go: becoming the biggest biotech company in Europe. We can only realize this with great people, our biggest strength.

We are looking for the best drug development professionals in Europe to help us going forward successfully. We look at many positions, all disciplines. People in Clinical Operations, Biometrics, Medical Affairs, Medical Science, Clinical Pharmacology, Chemical manufacturing, Project Management, Quality Monitoring, etc. We are looking for experienced, open-minded and ambitious candidates, ready to make a difference in a very dynamic working environment. People who dare to think big.

We offer you a dynamic, open minded, exciting work environment. We work with top scientists, who like adventurers explore uncharted territories, and with experienced development professionals who operate like a Swiss watch; well-organized, punctual and with high integrity. Our success is based in trusting our technology, our scientists and our development experts, in empowering our people to think big and to go where no one has gone before: to discover and develop novel molecules that have the potential to become life improving therapies.

We have a wide range of jobs available for highly skilled and enthusiastic professionals. Please look at the Current Openings page to see if there’s the job that you’ve been waiting for. 25 new openings will be launched by end of January 2017.

In addition to the vacancies listed, we encourage speculative applications from experienced development experts. Are you an expert in drug development ready to take the next step in your career? Unlock your career and apply today. Please send your cover letter and resume to