AstraZeneca

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wilmington, DE
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wilmington, DE

I worked at AstraZeneca

Pros

There are many there that are trying to make it work in a difficult environment.

Cons

Same as the rest of the industry. Expiring patents with no replacements means doing more with less and the constant threat of additional lay offs. Morale for those left is at an all time low.

Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

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    Large number good scientists - some bad/uninspiring middle level management: very political

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    Current Employee - Principal Scientist in Waltham, MA
    Current Employee - Principal Scientist in Waltham, MA

    I have been working at AstraZeneca

    Pros

    Flexible hours, good benefits, large number of knowledgable scientists.
    A lot of opportunities to work in the area most satisfying and fulfilling for the individual.
    Good (and improving) publication policy.

    Cons

    Bad intranet infrastructure (often it is easier to find relevant information outside e.g. using google, than inside)
    Often data are not easily accessible and hoarded.
    Middle level management not well qualified.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Improve intranet infrastructure, improve data access and data sharing.
    Minimize politics - maximize meritocracy. Create culture in which contribution and innovative ideas are recognized and rewarded.

    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Awesome and well worth it

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    Current Employee - Facilities Engineer in Newark, DE
    Current Employee - Facilities Engineer in Newark, DE

    I have been working at AstraZeneca

    Pros

    Healthy workin environment to prove your self

    Cons

    can be tiring and workload might just come up. Have to be active at all times

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    carry out the lean process more successfully

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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