Genentech

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Work hard, play hard

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in South San Francisco, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in South San Francisco, CA

I have been working at Genentech full-time

Pros

The patient is #1. Many intelligent people work here. My group is relatively free of egos, but make sure it's a good group fit before signing on the dotted line.

Cons

Often people get silo'ed and don't know what others are doing.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Not up to the mark

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Fellow in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Genentech part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    nice ambience, ample exposure, good facilities

    Cons

    too big, non communicative managers,

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    would be more convenient if there was better hierarchical structure

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    The culture is very political

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    Current Employee - Scientist in South San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Scientist in South San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at Genentech full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Sincere, hardworking and knowledgeable colleagues that make team work very enjoyable

    Cons

    Inexperienced middle management, lots of politics and gossip, it will be a struggle for a real work life balance with resource constraints.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Demand accountability of your management team.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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