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Great tight knit communicty

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Current Employee - Vice President  in  South San Francisco, CA
Current Employee - Vice President in South San Francisco, CA

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

Pros

Long-term employees have developed a strong culture

Cons

Up and downs of pre-commercial of biotechs

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Best work experience of my life

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    Former Employee - Associate Research Scientist  in  South San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Associate Research Scientist in South San Francisco, CA

    I worked at Exelixis full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Lots of autonomy and responsibility.
    Able to switch departments and learn new skill sets.
    Managers are often "in the trenches" with you.
    Collegial atmosphere.

    Cons

    Management is becoming multi tiered.
    The final decision about promotions are made by upper management who may not even know you.
    Too many meetings and some are redundant.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Recognize and reward talent even when a PhD isn't part of the person's background.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Used to be a company full of hardworking smart people

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    Current Employee - Senior Applications Engineer  in  South San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Applications Engineer in South San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Exelixis full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Employees are great, salary is excellent

    Cons

    The top notch upper management of years past is gone. CEO is scattershot with actions.
    If the drug ever makes it big time, then this place will take off again.

    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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