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At PerkinElmer, our mission of innovating for a healthier world is at the heart of everything we do. We help customers make smarter decisions, earlier diagnoses, more effective treatments and scientific breakthroughs.

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Better health begins here

With nearly 13,000 employees worldwide, we pioneer scientific technologies to deliver unique solutions for the diagnostics, life sciences, food, and applied markets. Our areas of expertise include:

Our Areas of expertise: Research & Genomics

Research and Development drives sustainability and growth of PerkinElmer through innovation in technology, products, and service offerings. Our goal is to conceive and develop new solutions that provide performance and value for customers and improve the health of people and our environment globally. PerkinElmer Genomics is a state-of-the-art biochemical and molecular genetics that provides newborn screening and genomic services around the world. With over 7.5 million newborns screened since 1994, we pair decades of newborn screening experience with a leading-edge clinical genomics program to offer one of the world’s most comprehensive programs for detecting clinically significant genomic changes. Join Us »

Our Areas of expertise: Life Science & Diagnostic

The Life Sciences segment supports pharmaceutical and biotech companies, contract research organizations and academic institutions globally in discovering and developing better treatments and therapeutics to fight disease, faster and more efficiently. Focused on reproductive health, emerging market diagnostics, applied genomics, and immunodiagnostics, our Diagnostics segment offers innovative and complete solutions, including instruments, reagents, assay platforms and software to hospitals, medical labs, clinicians and medical research professionals to help improve the health of families. Join Us »

Our Areas of expertise: Applied Markets & Food

The Applied Markets segment develops and provides analytical technologies, solutions and services that enable customers to understand the characterization and health of many aspects of our environment, including air, water and soil. Our solutions are also used to detect and help reduce the impact products and industrial processes have on our environment. We offer a variety of solutions that help food companies and their suppliers ensure the safety and quality of their products and brands. From detecting harmful levels of toxins, heavy metals and pesticides, to ensuring accurate labeling and compliance with regulations around the globe, they rely on our solutions. We also provide reliable analysis solutions for evaluating the quality of raw materials prior to food processing as well as measuring for targeted nutritional content, maintaining standards for flavor and aroma, sustaining consistency, and understanding how packaging affects food. Join Us »

Our Areas of expertise: Informatics & Services

Our powerful informatics solutions are some of the most comprehensive suites of scientific software in the world and empower customers across a wide range of industries to gain critical insights from data analytics to accelerate more informed decisions. We provide services designed to help customers in the laboratory services market increase efficiencies and production time and focus on their science, while reducing laboratory maintenance costs. Our OneSource® Laboratory Services business is aligned with customers’ needs, enabling them to accelerate scientific progress and commercial opportunities. Join Us »

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Career Areas

  • Research and Development

    Nothing beats that “eureka” moment: Our R&D professionals’ passion and talents have resulted in decades of patent awards and breakthrough technologies. See Jobs » in Research and Development

  • Sales and Services

    From Newborn Screening Software to the latest Nebulizer Systems, our products and services make a difference – and so do the people who sell and stand behind them. See Jobs » in Sales and Services

  • Operations and Administration

    We conduct business in nearly every country in the world and our global, state-of-the-art facilities and operations offer a high degree of flexibility and opportunities to excel. See Jobs » in Operations and Administration

  • Corporate Functions

    From IT to HR and Legal to Marketing, our corporate professionals profoundly impact our business success in support of a healthier planet and population. See Jobs » in Corporate Functions

Over 80 Years of Global Success

  • $2.9 billion in revenue.
  • 190 countries.
  • 52 locations.
  • 13,000 people.
  • 3,500 patents.

“PerkinElmer has empowered and provided me the opportunity to learn and grow with the company. Every success is celebrated at PerkinElmer. I contribute every success to my supportive mentors and my team, the best that I have got in my entire corporate years. The sense of belongingness and respect for each other gave me a deeper meaning of what a family truly means. At PerkinElmer, I have found my family.”

Cherylle Galapon, Sales Manager, Diagnostics, Philippines, KOSJ

“PerkinElmer is, by essence, a truly ethical company and I feel myself supported and valued. It is great to work in a place where my personal values match the company´s values, and that is PerkinElmer for me”

Michel dos Santos, Sr. Manager, Diagnostics, Brazil, LATAM

Innovation, Impact and Influence On a World Stage

Combating COVID-19

We are extremely proud of our employees across the globe who have remained dedicated to the fight against COVID-19. Watch our video to learn more about our ongoing efforts to combat the virus! Learn Moreabout PerkinElmer

Corporate Social Responsibility

PerkinElmer is an active corporate citizen, committed to creating better outcomes in our communities and innovating for a healthier world. Learn Moreabout Corporate Social Responsibility at PerkinElmer

Celebrating 80 Years of Making Life Better

We invite you to explore this special section where we reflect on our rich heritage of scientific innovation and how we have made life better over the last eight decades, including commemorating the innovative and passionate minds that have made our significant impact possible. Learn Moreabout the history of PerkinElmer

Powering Change: Women in Innovation & Creativity

At PerkinElmer, we are honored to recognize the remarkable talent of our female employees around the world and the tremendous impact that they have on our organization, today and every day. Watch this women in innovation video to learn more about PerkinElmer’s commitment to empowering women.

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