Novo Nordisk

About Novo Nordisk

Who we are

We are a global healthcare company, founded in 1923 and headquartered just outside Copenhagen, Denmark with our US headquarters located in Plainsboro, NJ.

Our purpose is to drive change to defeat diabetes and other serious chronic diseases such as obesity, and rare blood and rare endocrine diseases.

We do so by pioneering scientific breakthroughs, expanding access to our medicines and working to prevent and ultimately cure the diseases we treat.

We employ more than 43,000 people in 80 offices around the world, and market our products in 170 countries.

What we do

For almost 100 years, we have been translating the unmet medical needs of people living with a serious chronic disease into innovative medicines and delivery systems, like our insulin pens.

Our treatments today are benefiting millions of people living with diabetes, obesity, and rare blood and endocrine diseases.

From our labs to our factory floors, we are discovering and developing innovative biological medicines and making them accessible to patients throughout the world.

Kick-start your career here

We value our employees for the unique skills, backgrounds and perspectives they bring to the table. We work continuously to help bring out the best in all of our people, offering opportunities for development and creating an environment of mobility within the company. We strive to offer a workplace that’s great to be in and to be from.

It is very important to us that anyone working with us feels empowered as an employee and as a person. We all should have the opportunity to act fast, make decisions and be agile.

With a career at our company, you will feel a difference right from the start. A sense of inspiration that comes from a shared belief in driving positive change for people, families and communities everywhere, and it’s a collective effort. We recognize the need to embrace experimentation and strive for diversity and inclusion to help make better decisions by ensuring that multiple perspectives are considered.

Together, we’re life changing.


Digital Marketing Intern

July 2020 - October 2020 Taipei, Taiwan
“Well structured internship, actual project management.”

Process engineering intern

June 2020 - August 2020 Lebanon, NH
“I loved how they had workshops with the interns to help them find a future job”
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