Biogen Idec
3.9 of 5 213 reviews
www.biogenidec.com Cambridge, MA 5000+ Employees

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7+ years with BIIB and I left very satisfied

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Durham, NC

Pros-Supportive work environment
-Very good benefits
-Engaging work and company mission
-Good pay
-Ethical company with strong values
-Competent senior management
-Promotions are truly based on merit
-Good profitability, job security, and good long-term outlook

Cons-Could feel a little "high school"ish at times
-Still maturing in terms of leadership development and growing/cultivating in-house talent
-Tends to under-staff so work/life balance can suffer at times

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

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    Great company if you are in the right department

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    Cambridge, MA

    I worked at Biogen Idec full-time for more than 8 years


    Pros: great compensation, bonus, benefits, vacation and medical coverage. stock… Cons: the total compensation package is so good that you might… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Great Science, Great Benefits

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    Waltham, MA

    I worked at Biogen Idec


    Pros: Great benefits - health care, time off, 401K. Salary… Cons: Poor leadership. Directors do not inform employees often enough regarding… Advice to Senior Management: Listen to your staff, inform them, and keep them up-to-date regarding company issues, projects. Be honest with them. Let them know… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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