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Great Experience

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  • Career Opportunities
Former Intern - Commercial Services Intern in South San Francisco, CA
Former Intern - Commercial Services Intern in South San Francisco, CA

I worked at Genentech as an intern (Less than a year)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Genentech really takes care of its employees, they have so many extra services that make life easier for employees. You will work with the best of the best in my opinion. Genentech is very dedicated to making sure employees grow in their careers. Campus is beautiful. Casual atmosphere is great.

Cons

The location can be difficult to get to by car, given Bay Area traffic. Especially, if you are coming from the East Bay. It is also a very large company.

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  1. Great opportunity with amazing people to work with

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    • Senior Management
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    Current Employee - Site Manager in South San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Site Manager in South San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Genentech full-time (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great benefits and you will have a motivating environment

    Cons

    The Roche merger has changed the environment quite a bit

  2. Helpful (2)

    Old glory. Used to be an amazingly great company. Now, it's just a good company

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manager, IT in South San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Manager, IT in South San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Genentech full-time (More than 5 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Work-life balance
    Personal Excellence Program
    Company buses to several regions in bayarea

    Cons

    Too many politics. No focus on patients or customers. Everybody is for their own. Too depressed staff due to several rounds of reorganization.

    Advice to Management

    Get a grip. Saving money isn't everything. Provide value to business by innovation. In the business we are in, saving a few dollars isn't going to make a difference compared to the immense potential new investments can make.

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