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Great place to work

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Medical Director in Thousand Oaks, CA
Current Employee - Medical Director in Thousand Oaks, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

Autonomy, opinions treated with respect, everyone honestly doing there best work. Ethical.

Cons

Southern california! Ventura county yuck.

Other Employee Reviews for Amgen

  1. Great place to work with excellent benefits

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager Training & Development in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Manager Training & Development in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Benefits Vacation time is excellent with two additional weeks paid during July 4 and Christmas/New Year Latest technology and smart people

    Cons

    Decision making is often slow. Too many individuals involved in making decisions. Loyalty between manager and subordinate is weak. Random layoffs over the last few years has everyone doing whatever is necessary to keep their jobs.

    Advice to Management

    Promote from within to give current employees hope that promotions do happen.


  2. Helpful (2)

    The ship is going down! Get out while you can.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Benefits are competitive. Location is desirable for families and because of weather, but there are no other companies in the industry within 50 miles. Name recognition can be helpful in pursuit of other jobs. Many nice people sill work at the company.

    Cons

    Unethical conduct Management looking out for #1 Lack of career development and no attempt to improve the situation despite 4 years of negative feedback from staff. Disinterest in staff as human beings Focus on bottom line and process, not on quality or patients

    Advice to Management

    Find your moral compass Do what is right for your staff and for patients


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