FDA
3.6 of 5 91 reviews
www.fda.gov Silver Spring, MD 5000+ Employees

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A good learning experience

Engineer (Current Employee)
Silver Spring, MD

I have been working at FDA

ProsPromoting human health, Job Flexibility, Continued education opportunities

ConsUneven distribution of workload, Lack of transparency from senior management, Lack of recognition

Advice to Senior ManagementWork quality and employee workload should have a greater impact in performance evaluations.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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I have learned a lot and am allowed to be as hands on with my project as I want to be.

Research Assistant - Intern (Current Employee)
Silver Spring, MD

I have been working at FDA


Pros: Everyone working there is extremely intelligent and they are dealing with cutting edge research with the goal… Cons: For my one year intern position to become a full time position it would… Advice to Senior Management: Keep actively supporting local universities with internships. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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It's an exciting environment. Always regulatory changes, new drug entities, emergencies to handle.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Rockville, MD

I worked at FDA


Pros: * Smart, competent people * Interesting work * Very family friendly * Great… Cons: The personality of the Office of the Commissioner (OC), which impacts the rest of the Agency, changes with a new administration. This is no… Advice to Senior Management: Listen to you Center Directors. Include them in at the beginning of the conversation… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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