Genentech
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www.gene.com South San Francisco, CA 5000+ Employees

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Great company

Research Assistant (Current Employee)
South San Francisco, CA

ProsCommuting benefits. Summer benefit concert. Friendly work atmosphere.

ConsLocated in South San Francisco, which is extremely expensive to live and far from anything entertaining.

Advice to Senior ManagementManagement is great

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

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    Excellent company

    Data Analyst (Current Employee)
    South San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Genentech as a contractor for less than a year


    Pros: Flexible job Peaceful work culture Employee friendly Long term projects Shuttle service Cons: Some of the projects require employees to work from project… Advice to Senior Management: Try not to change the good culture after acquisition by… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Great colleagues, reasonable work requirements

    Computational Biologist (Current Employee)
    South San Francisco, CA

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


    Pros: Working with lots of clever people makes things more fun and interesting Successfully producing new drugs that help people makes work fulfilling The work life balance… Cons: Flat structure makes it hard to be promoted in more than name Not a great… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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