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mHealth Graduate position in Biometrics

Requistion ID:  111

Copenhagen, N/A, DK

Date:  Feb 16, 2019

Are you looking for the next step to kick-start your transition from being a student to becoming a young professional within mobile health (mHealth), then we have the Graduate Programme for you.


As part of your two-year graduate journey at Lundbeck you will be exposed to various parts of the business and encounter many exciting challenges across the company. The learning curve will be steep and we expect a lot from you, but in return we offer a programme that will empower you to grow both on a professional and personal level.


mHealth is a fast-moving field in Pharma, where mobile apps & connected devices such as sensors are expected to be an important part of how we conduct Clinical Trials. At Lundbeck we are committed to incorporate mHealth into our drug development, where we see numerous opportunities to enhance the type of data we can collect, which could lead to better understanding of diseases and potential development of new therapies. mHealth involves numerous areas within Lundbeck, from Research, through to Clinical Development, IT and Regulatory.


As a graduate in mHealth, you will have the opportunity to be part of multidisciplinary project teams working on the identification, implementation and support of mHealth initiatives.


The position will be anchored within the Data Management & Programming Department as part of the Biometrics Division.


Biometrics in Lundbeck

Biometrics is responsible for a significant part of the project development activities striving to develop innovative and better medicines for patients suffering from brain diseases by generating medical and scientific evidence of the efficacy and safety of innovative medicines that provide value to patients and the society.


The Data Management & Programming Department works with the data capture, data handling and reporting of clinical trial data, including driving the implementation of new mHealth initiatives. We are 32 employees within the department.


The position is placed at Lundbeck’s Headquarters in Valby, Copenhagen.


Your job and the journey

As a graduate in mHealth, you will work closely with our mHealth Specialist and our IT Innovation Partners to deliver on Lundbeck’s R&D digital strategy. You will be working on assessing opportunities and evaluating existing technologies and their applicability to our domain. You will be part of vendor assessments to select the best solutions and to ensure new technology is implemented and operationalized in the clinical trial setting. This will also involve making sure we meet regulatory, data privacy and IT requirements.


The position will be anchored within the Biometrics Division but will include spending some time working in both Corporate IT and Clinical Development. The position is mainly office-based, but travelling may be required to facilitate some tasks.


During the programme you will participate in a wide range of development activities on your own as well as with other graduates - everything designed to guide you through the programme, making sure you are on track and able to unfold your potential.



Our preferred graduate has the following qualifications:

  • A Master’s degree and/or a Ph.d. in a relevant field such as Computer Science, Design & Innovation, Digital Innovation, Digital Design or Life Science related with a maximum of one year post-academic work experience
  • Above average academic achievements and excellent English language skills
  • You are ambitious and push yourself to achieve results
  • You are eager to learn, contribute and apply knowledge
  • You build partnerships and work collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
  • You actively seek new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels
  • You adapt your approach and demeanour in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations
  • You have previous project experience in collection of data from mobile apps, wearables or IoT devices
  • You are innovative, curious, creative, analytical, and proactive


Further information

Join our Open House event on February 6th 2019 at Lundbeck’s Headquarter in Valby. Here you will get a chance to interact with Managers from the relevant areas and hear more about the graduate positions.


Read more and sign up for the event on our website:


For further information about the programme and how to apply, please visit our website:, and follow us on LinkedIn, Instagram and Twitter.

If you could not find the answer to your question on our website, do not hesitate to send an email to


Recruitment process

The recruitment process will have an additional screening process between the submission of your application and the 1st round of interviews. Once all applications have been received we will process them and you may be invited to submit a 1-minute video presentation. Based on the videos, we will invite 5-6 applicants for the 1st round of interviews.  


Your application

Please click on “Apply now” to apply for the position. Your application should include a motivational letter, CV and academic certificates (or latest grade transcript if you have not graduated yet) – all in English.


Applications must be received no later than February 24th 2019. We are looking forward to receiving your application.

Lundbeck is a global pharmaceutical company specialized in brain diseases. For more than 70 years, we have been at the forefront of neuroscience research. We are tirelessly dedicated to restoring brain health, so every person can be their best.

An estimated 700 million people worldwide are living with brain diseases and far too many suffer due to inadequate treatment, discrimination, a reduced number of working days, early retirement and other unnecessary consequences. Every day, we strive for improved treatment and a better life for people living with brain diseases – we call this Progress in Mind.

Our approximately 5,000 employees in more than 50 countries are engaged in the entire value chain throughout research, development, production, marketing and sales. Our pipeline consists of several late-stage development programs and our products are available in more than 100 countries. Our research center is based in Denmark and our production facilities are located in Denmark, France and Italy. Lundbeck generated revenue of DKK 18.1 billion in 2018 (EUR 2.4 billion; USD 2.8 billion).

For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate site and connect with us on Twitter at @Lundbeck and via LinkedIn.