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www.alza.com
Fremont, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
2001
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Unknown
ALZA helps medicine get under your skin. The company concentrates on drug-delivery systems, primarily transdermal patches; GlaxoSmithKline's #1 smoking-cessation product NicoDerm CQ uses ALZA technology. Other drug delivery systems offered by ALZA include ... Read more

ALZA Reviews

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Michael R. Jackson
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    Former Employee - Head Legal in Palo Alto, CA
    Former Employee - Head Legal in Palo Alto, CA
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    I worked at ALZA (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Wonderful employee spirit. State of the art technology. Motivated to provide better health care rather than profits as the primary objective

    Cons

    There are none.....top company.

    Advice to Management

    None

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ALZA Interviews

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    Anonymous Employee in Vacaville, CA
    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at ALZA (Vacaville, CA) in November 2014.

    Interview

    I was called by a recruiter. I had a face to face with supervisor and two people from the team. Hired within 1 week. The job was only 7 miles from my house in Vacaville, CA

    Interview Questions

    • Experience with planning. How I handle difficult people.   1 Answer
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