AveXis, Inc.

Ready to join a team committed to developing and commercializing gene therapies for patients and families devastated by rare neurological genetic diseases? 


Since 2013, Novartis Gene Therapies (formerly AveXis) has had one focus: bringing change to those devastated by genetic diseases. 


The Novartis Gene Therapies culture embraces this mission.  As a compassionate and dedicated team, we are enthusiastic about the science behind our work and finding answers to difficult questions. We are dedicated to communities affected by rare diseases, and these patients and families are the motivation for everything we do.


We have built a team with exceptional depth of experience, unified by a common vision; to develop gene therapies with the potential to positively impact the lives of the patients and families devastated by rare and life-threatening neurological genetic diseases. Though we are proud of what we have achieved to date, we remain relentlessly focused on making that vision a reality.


With cutting-edge technology, we are making progress in the treatment of rare and life-threatening neurological genetic diseases. Our initial gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) has been approved in the U.S., Japan, EU and Brazil.


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At Novartis Gene Therapies, transitioning service members, military, and veterans are great assets to our evolving company and culture. We are proud and are committed to helping United States veterans transition successfully into the civilian workforce with many points of entry across the organization. Our Military Skills Translator helps match your unique military specialty, skills, and experience to current job opportunities at Novartis Gene Therapies. To see potential opportunities, click the link below.

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Novartis Gene Therapies is dedicated to maintaining a diverse and inclusive environment. We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities and to disabled veterans in accordance with the ADA. If you require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process due to a medical condition or disability, please email gtx.peopleorganization@novartis.com or call 847-572-8280 for assistance.

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