Biogen Idec

  www.biogenidec.com
  www.biogenidec.com
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Lots of resources, changes strategy frequently

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Clinical Operations in Cambridge, MA
Former Employee - Clinical Operations in Cambridge, MA

I worked at Biogen Idec full-time (more than an year)

Pros

-Smart people
-Great benefits
-Nice facility
-Opportunities to expand experience outside of one's department

Cons

-Frequently changing operational strategy and culture messaging
-So much focus on improving processes that actual work can suffer or be confused
-Cultural norm to work from home at night (to keep up with amount of work)
-Difficult to be promoted (i.e., I worked in my role for an entire year before I was officially given the title and matching salary)

Recommends
Approves of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Nice Place/Great Benefits

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manufacturing Associate II in Research Triangle Park, NC
    Current Employee - Manufacturing Associate II in Research Triangle Park, NC

    I have been working at Biogen Idec as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    -Great Pay
    -Great Benefits
    -Stock is going up
    -New pipeline products
    -Knowledge of Supervisors
    -Good Work/Life

    Cons

    -most promotions are based on "who" likes you not performance
    -they sometimes tell you what you want to hear to get you to leave them alone
    -some managers are not really managing anybody/anything
    -they will make up/create positions to please certain people

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Promote/Hire your qualified temps to full time people!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    5 years with Biogen Idec, great stepping stone

    Former Employee - Patient Services Coordinator in Research Triangle Park, NC
    Former Employee - Patient Services Coordinator in Research Triangle Park, NC

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

    Pros

    Great employee benefits, deep pipeline

    Cons

    Growth potential is limited, a lot of office "gossip" in the normal culture, high turnover in upper management

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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