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Helpful (2)

Great company, great benefits

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - QA Associate I in Research Triangle Park, NC
Current Employee - QA Associate I in Research Triangle Park, NC

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

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Salary was great, benefits were awesome, most of the employees were very knowledgeable and seemed to enjoy sharing what they knew,

Cons

some micro managing, not by all, but those who seemed to have something to prove no management training program (if there was one, some managers needed constant refreshers) limited promotional path

Advice to Management

Listen to your employees, stop promoting because of who you know, management training program (not everyone is qualified to "lead" others)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    7+ years with BIIB and I left very satisfied

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Durham, NC
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Durham, NC

    I worked at Biogen Idec full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    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


  2. Helpful (3)

    Great company if you are in the right department

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA

    I worked at Biogen Idec full-time (More than 8 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    great compensation, bonus, benefits, vacation and medical coverage. stock price continues to go up and pipeline is strong.

    Cons

    the total compensation package is so good that you might stay even if you don't want to.


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