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ALZA Overview

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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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    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at ALZA full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with.

    Cons

    Company acquired and shut down.

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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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