Blue Shield Of California

  www.blueshieldca.com
  www.blueshieldca.com
There are newer employer reviews for Blue Shield Of California

 

A mission-driven company with great values

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in San Francisco, CA
Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in San Francisco, CA

I have been working at Blue Shield Of California full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

Opportunities for growth
Competitive salary
Great wellness programs including onsite fitness center and cafe
Good people who want to do the right thing

Cons

Too many silos
Hard to get things done with IT / behind in technology

Advice to ManagementAdvice

High-level strategy is clear but not enough detail at next level down to be aligned across organization. Too slow to get aligned and then it's a fire drill to get things done.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

293 Other Employee Reviews for Blue Shield Of California (View Most Recent)

Sort: Rating Date
  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    overall a great place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Manager in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Project Manager in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Blue Shield Of California full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    good work life balance and nice gym

    Cons

    best people already left for greener pastures

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    need to retain top talent, and not let under performers get promoted

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Topsy Turvey

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Director in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Director in San Francisco, CA

    I worked at Blue Shield Of California full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Lot's of really smart people. Great Location. Lots of money to spend on initiatives. People really want to do the right thing.

    Cons

    Lots of smart people handcuffed by bureaucracy and middle management. Many processes that kill innovation. Lots of resources spend protecting fiefdoms; internal defence instead of external offense.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    cut 20% accross the board. continue with the cutting of the dead weight. Focus on outcomes and not on process.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
There are newer employer reviews for Blue Shield Of California

Work at Blue Shield Of California? Share Your Experiences

Blue Shield Of California

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.