Counsyl
4.2 of 5 13 reviews
www.counsyl.com South San Francisco, CA 150 to 499 Employees

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Changing the world

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
South San Francisco, CA

Pros- Ability to work on world-changing science
- Management is responsive to employee complaints
- Engineers are trusted to do the right thing
- Hard to get hired, so we get to work with incredible people
- Work with passionate people that love what they're doing
- Not a typical management structure
- Very few meetings and easy to start new projects

Cons- Heavy workload
- Hairy code base from the early days when code quality didn't matter as much as launching

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep sales culture out of engineering

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

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    Excel at cutting edge, exciting, and challenging field of genomics to revolutionize healthcare.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    South San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Counsyl full-time for less than a year


    Pros: -Really smart people with a vast array of backgrounds -Very motivated to tackle next generation problems. -Tons of resources to conduct great work -Advanced… Cons: -Fast moving company so no time to lie down -Many offices… Advice to Senior Management: Keep on rockin' it! Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    The purported atmosphere and culture of the company is a facade

    Senior Management-Sales (Former Employee)

    I worked at Counsyl full-time for less than a year


    Pros: The mission of the company is commendable and the genetic counselors are very good at what they do. There is… Cons: The turnover is incredibly high and the atmosphere is highly stressful. The measures for hiring talent is very narrow and all the positions are… Advice to Senior Management: Hire a consultant that knows how to hire and retain happy… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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