Amgen

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It was once a great place to work

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  • Senior Management
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  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Senior Manager Finance in Thousand Oaks, CA
Former Employee - Senior Manager Finance in Thousand Oaks, CA

I worked at Amgen full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Generous vacation policy, including two full weeks of company shutdown.
On-site amenities available to all staff (free gym comparable to private clubs, day care, car wash, gift shops)

Cons

The company has lost its way, and no longer relies on the original values that made it successful.
Lack of work-life balance.
Limited career development opportunities.
Leadership decision making is questionable and self-serving.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 3 people found this helpful  

    Great internship! I learned a lot, and had wonderful opportunities to explore DC.

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    Former Employee - Federal Government Relations Intern in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Federal Government Relations Intern in Washington, DC

    I worked at Amgen as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    I got to work on challenging and interesting projects. As an intern I was able to attend interesting events. The senior management really ensured that I was enjoying my work. The work life balance is great.

    Cons

    Sometimes it was a little slow in the office (may have been because it was the summer). I also wish that the DC office hired more interns, it was a little lonely at times.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Was a great place when I started...still better than most places

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    Current Employee - Principal Business Analyst in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Current Employee - Principal Business Analyst in Thousand Oaks, CA

    I have been working at Amgen full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Work-life balance is good; good benefits

    Cons

    Not much career growth at my level

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Institute additional levels in the career framework

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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