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

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valuable experience

Summer Intern (Former Employee)
Cambridge, MA

ProsNice working enviroment and labs

Conspay rate was low, no housing

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

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    Look beyond the pretty facade

    Individual Contributor (Current Employee)
    Cambridge, MA

    I have been working at Biogen Idec full-time for more than 8 years


    Pros: The company has had a ton of success over the past 2 years. It a very exciting place to work and the salary, stock,… Cons: Management is, for the most part, awful. There is constant infighting, finger pointing, and political jockeying. Also, the bureaucracy is both crushing and… Advice to Senior Management: Look past your inner circle. The duct tape and… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Still inventing itself; especially middle management

    Clinical Operations (Former Employee)
    Cambridge, MA

    I worked at Biogen Idec full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Great benefits; really smart people that are great to work… Cons: VP and Director level management not strong or experienced enough to implement senior management vision; many promotions based… Advice to Senior Management: Boys club mentality is not a great model for growth and employee satisfaction - have the… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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