Genentech

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Great Company to Work For

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

Pros

This is a great company to work for, they have good projects/opportunities, and the work environment is very positive.

Cons

The temporary employees are not provided with health insurance. Also, the pay is lower than expected and lower than some other companies given the high cost of living in the bay area.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Hard to complain

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great culture - focus on patients and science. Incredible employee amenities. Meaningful work.

    Cons

    Global time zone challenges. Bureaucracy and politics (nothing unusual given the size)

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Empower employees more - invest in growth not cost savings.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    A biotech company that is driven by science and the patients.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    The benefits are excellent: premium healthcare, dental and vision. They have a gym and bus system to help with the commute. There is no dress code.

    Cons

    There is a seeming log jam in some sectors for promotions.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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