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Overload and stagnation at top pharmaceutical company

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Former Employee - Senior Business Systems Analyst in Thousand Oaks, CA
Former Employee - Senior Business Systems Analyst in Thousand Oaks, CA

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

Pros

good salary, excellent benefits, Nice working environment for most people. Structure of ethical behavior is in place with values etc.

Cons

Opportunities for advancement are limited, work life balance is not encouraged. Values are left by wayside due to continued attrition and layoffs and workloads increasing 2 or 3 fold.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Leadership needs to be reinstated and management needs to make staff feel valued.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great company, slow growth limits opportunities

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    Current Employee - Director in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Current Employee - Director in Thousand Oaks, CA

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

    Pros

    Great people, great benefits, great work-life balance. Good strategy for the future.

    Cons

    Decision making process is poor and cumbersome. Slow growth limits opportunities for advancement.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Work on the decision making process. Figure out a way to provide opportunities for strong performers.

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

    Fantastic culture, and bright colleagues

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    Former Employee - Senior Associate in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Associate in Thousand Oaks, CA

    I worked at Amgen full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Work life balance is paramount

    Cons

    Inconsistency between departments as far as career prospects are concerned

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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