Amgen
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www.amgen.com Thousand Oaks, CA 5000+ Employees

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Vibrant Science Based Research Environment

Scientific Director (Current Employee)
Seattle, WA

ProsStrong set of intelligent, dedicated and motivated colleagues.

ConsLarge, multi-site company, so can be hard to stay connected.

Advice to Senior ManagementMaintain a strong investment in research. Only by understanding the biology of disease can we target disease.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Not for everyone. Great benefits and salary. But is it worth it?

    (Current Employee)
    Thousand Oaks, CA

    I have been working at Amgen full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Great benefits, stock, health/dental/vision with a big Amgen contribution, TO gym, fantastic eateries… Cons: High stress, overworked departments, many senior managers/directors are promoted and have had no training to manage staff. Staff morale is at all time low. Offshore Outsourcing… Advice to Senior Management: Priority 1 EDs, Directors and SM Reconnect with your departments Find a way to let talented staff come up with ideas to make things… More
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    Shame they outsourced IT

    Senior Project Manager (Former Employee)
    Thousand Oaks, CA

    I worked at Amgen full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Global company with a great name in the industry, awesome location and benefits , in… Cons: in a bid to reduce costs they made a huge mistake by outsourcing IT and now are trying to bring it back… Advice to Senior Management: Make way for a the new breed of up and… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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