Pfizer Digital Summer Intern

Pfizer Inc. - Collegeville, PA

Full-time | Temporary | Internship

Why Pfizer?

All over the world, Pfizer colleagues are working together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Each position at Pfizer touches and contributes to the success of our business and our world. That’s why, as one of the global leaders in the biopharmaceutical industry, Pfizer is committed to seeking out inspired new talent to support our purpose: Breakthroughs that change patients’ lives.

Pfizer Digital continuously seeks opportunities to bring fresh and innovative ideas related to technology to our business and our patients. At Pfizer, you’ll find an inclusive environment, challenging projects and the opportunity to own your career. Seize the ability to think differently and collaborate with innovative minds to influence some of the most critical issues facing healthcare worldwide. Foster your career and join a team that is working together for a healthier world.

What could the internship lead to?

The goal of our internship program is to develop and retain the best talent by converting top-performing interns into full-time entry-level permanent employees with the option to participate in the Digital Rotational Program which gives college graduates the opportunity to participate in four 6-month assignments in various technology positions, acquiring essential skills and knowledge along the way. The mission of this program is to accelerate the development of knowledge and skills through experiences within Pfizer Digital in order to find the best fit for the individual and the organization, as well as find new and innovative ways to deliver quality Digital technology solutions to Pfizer.


What will I do?

As a Digital Summer Intern, the student will work on technology related projects that support Breakthroughs that change patients’ lives. The responsibilities of this role will vary depending on organizational need, and project alignment is determined based on the applicant’s skills and interests.

The Pfizer Digital Summer Intern Program provides students entering their junior and senior years of college the following opportunities:

The opportunity to work on meaningful projects that address key business issues and needs
Develop and strengthen technology skills
Provide one-on-one support from assignment managers focused on your role and experience
Visibility to senior-level Digital leadership
An instant network and buddy match to foster successful on-boarding

Rising juniors and seniors in the summer of 2020, graduating in 2021 or 2022
Minimum 3.0 GPA
Preferred Majors: Computer Science, Information Security, Data Science, Engineering, Management Information Systems, Business, Management, Finance, Supply Chain, Life Sciences, Communications


Basic skills in at least one information technology related discipline such as:

Software and mobile development
Programming languages
Technical architecture
Information security
Data analytics/science
Business analysis
Quality assurance
Project management


Willingness to contribute fresh and innovative ideas
Technological aptitude
Change agile; must take action on projects quickly
Seizes accountability/self-starter
Quickly learns new skills and knowledge readily
Team oriented
Demonstrated business acumen and leadership behavior
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Excellent analytic and problem solving skills
Negotiation and influencing skills

Must be immediately authorized to work in the U.S. without the employer’s sponsorship. This job or any derived full-time opportunity is not eligible for permanent residence (green card) sponsorship under our guidelines.
Pfizer is an Equal Opportunity and E-Verify Employer

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.


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Last Date to Apply for Job: September 27, 2019
1 (First Shift) (United States of America)
Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.