PPD® Laboratories

GMP Lab

Madison, Wisconsin

Vital Careers. Vibrant Lifestyle.

Overview

JOIN NORTH AMERICA’S LARGEST, HIGHEST-RATED GMP LABORATORY

Apply your expertise to the most important field of all: life. Be an important contributor on a team doing vital work. Take on meaningful challenges that have a positive impact on patients worldwide. Drive the future of pharmaceutical development with PPD® Laboratories GMP lab, the largest and highest-rated facility of its kind in North America.

As part of one of the world’s most innovative and fastest-growing contract research organizations, we collaborate with the best-known clients in pharma and biotech to improve the well-being of patients everywhere.

We perform complex science and enjoy the dynamic feel of a setting that is nearly as multi-faceted as our work: Madison, Wisconsin. This is your chance to do the same; transform your personal and professional experience in many different and rewarding ways.

About Us

1,300 INDIVIDUALS APPLY WORLD-CLASS EXPERTISE TO ADDRESS GLOBAL CHALLENGES

Join a unique team within a setting that is life affirming. One where a spirit of innovation and positivity enlivens our work and the way we go about it. Featuring more than 310,000 square feet of lab space and more than 1,300 employees, PPD® Laboratories GMP lab provides world-class scientific expertise with state-of-the-art technologies supported by a commitment to exceptional quality. Our laboratory services drive the development of biologic and small molecule therapeutics, and our work is critical to the clinical testing, regulatory approval and commercial production of drugs used by patients around the world. These resources will allow you to expedite your ability to do meaningful work and sets the tone for groundbreaking advances.

Our flagship facility is located in Middleton, Wisconsin, an attractive section of the Madison metro area, and offers the following array of capabilities:

  • Analytical method development and validation
  • Release and stability testing and storage
  • Physical, biological, and chemical characterization
  • Cell-based assays and nucleic acid sequencing
  • Extractables and leachables testing
  • The most advanced instrumentation and technology in the industry to support the testing of inhaled products

Our People

CURRENT PPD EMPLOYEES SHARE THEIR STORIES

Listen to our colleagues’ testimonials and hear them explain, in their own words, what makes the experience of working at the PPD® Laboratories GMP lab so special.

What We Do

MEASURING THE QUALITY AND QUANTITY OF DRUG INGREDIENTS

Supported by the most advanced instrumentation in the industry, we are a leading provider of comprehensive chemistry, manufacturing and controls (CMC) pharmaceutical-development services to support all phases of drug development for active pharmaceutical-ingredient, drug-product, aerosol and medical devices. Focused on delivering high-quality service to our clients, our specialized, cross-functional teams have the expertise to provide analytical solutions and test complex products such as biopharmaceuticals, inhalation devices, and cell and gene therapies.

Why Join Us?

MAKE PPD® LABORATORIES GMP LAB YOUR FIRST CHOICE

We will surround you with staff members who are experienced and committed to excellence. In addition to our reputation for quality, here are some excellent reasons to choose us:

Best-in-class training program

Training Top 125 list for six years running

Access to technologies

These include chromatography, mass spectroscopy, cIEF, immunochemical assays, cell-based assays, qPCR/ddPCR, next-gen sequencing, ICP-MS and next-generation impactors

Work/Life Balance

Genuine work/life balance with flexible hours, generous paid time off (PTO) and paid holiday plan and a sweet perk: monthly doughnut days

Career Development

Exceptional scientific, leadership and lab-support development opportunities

Tuition Reimbursement

Resources to continue your education through our tuition reimbursement program

Global Clients & Diverse Products

Opportunities to work on a variety of products and drugs in clinical trials with some of the world’s most renowned pharmaceutical companies, including cutting-edge cellular and gene therapies

Life at PPD® BLOG

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MADISON, WISCONSIN

PROFESSIONALS THRIVE ON THE CULTURAL ENERGY OF THIS VIBRANT CITY

The scientific mind has to wonder: Could there be a better setting for professionals and their families than Madison, Wisconsin? We feel the youthful enthusiasm of a lifestyle punctuated by colorful cultural attractions. There are seemingly endless outdoor recreational resources. Major sporting events. Museums, galleries and theaters. Award-winning restaurants. Plenty of nightlife. And impressive academic institutions.

Renowned as the capital of Wisconsin, Madison is ranked among the nation’s best places to live by such authorities as U.S. News & World Report. As the second-largest city in the state, it is located in a metro area that is home to approximately 500,000 residents and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Madison is also widely recognized as one of fittest cities in America, serving as host of the international CrossFit Games and featuring over 200 miles of biking trails and an annual IRONMAN triathlon. With all that it offers, Madison has emerged as a city with a modern look and feel, yet its people remain friendly and down to earth.

Maybe it’s the entrepreneurial energy of the innovative health care and IT enterprises springing up everywhere. The many new restaurants and breweries opening to meet the demand of a rapidly growing populace. Or the feeling of success defined by our booming economy. Regardless of your interests, you’ll notice it: This is a place of unbridled optimism.

GET TO KNOW MADISON

Whatever you’re looking for, there is an entire world of attractions in and about the area for every avocation and background. If you need more reasons to consider Madison your new home, find them here:

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