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This is where we deliver innovation for patients, customers, shareholders and beyond across discovery, diagnostics and the provision of care. It’s the knowledge, passion and ingenuity of our R&D teams that allows us to advance the world of health, lead the way in injection-and infusion-based drug delivery and bring life-enhancing medical technologies to market. In this unit, collaboration fuels our work and individual expertise allows for new and fresh ideas to rise to the surface. As well as product development, we also work on product sustainability, making sure that what we make is future proof. This is about thinking beyond tomorrow, far into our patients and customers lives.

What does this mean for you?

Wherever you work with us as an R&D Associate, you’ll have the resources of our market-leading business to do what you do best. You’ll work in a collaborative, entrepreneurial environment and benefit from unique training and development opportunities designed to maximize your career potential. Join us and be part of dedicated team of specialists working together to improve the lives of people all around the world.

In R&D we hire a lot of very skilled and capable people. The best leaders we have are the ones that remove obstacles, enabling their people to perform at their very best. We need to trust that they have the right competencies and behaviors to succeed and allow them the autonomy and freedom to deliver. —Padraig FirzGerald, Senior R&D Director

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Take a virtual tour to see some of our sites and explore the value of our unique services and advanced technologies.

The RCI (Research Centre Ireland) in Limerick >

One of 4 Enterprise R&D hubs that service multiple units, RCI (Research Centre Ireland) represents a significant milestone for bringing us together as one BD. We integrate hardware, software, and technology services here to support our worldwide operations in a collaborative and consistent way. 

The BD Innovation and Engagement Center in Eysins, Switzerland >

The BD Innovation and Engagement Center in Switzerland offers visiting healthcare professionals a collaborative and immersive environment to grasp the full scope of BD solutions to healthcare challenges across the care continuum.

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