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Great place to work

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Intern - Anonymous Intern
Current Intern - Anonymous Intern

I have been working at Genentech as an intern

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Convenient commute, people are very friendly.

Cons

IT environment not that heavy

Advice to Management

Do improve the concentration on IT... But overall, great company

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  1. New employee

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Genentech full-time (More than a year)

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

    Pros

    Individual's are enabled to take on leadership roles. An entrepreneurial culture seems to be fostered within this company.

    Cons

    Company seems to rely heavily on individual's knowledge instead of well defined business processes and systems


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    Strong company going downhill

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Reimbursement Specialist in South San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Reimbursement Specialist in South San Francisco, CA

    I worked at Genentech full-time (More than 3 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great benefits, a lot of stability and a plethora of perks and benefits to being employed there. Definitely some cool people. A huge name in their field and a traditionally strong company.

    Cons

    Upon getting bought out by Roche in 2009/2010, the companies values shifted considerable. There was a huge amount of change and scaling back of company benefits. The workplace got much more rigid, formal and unfriendly.

    Advice to Management

    Micro-manage your employees less and listen to your employees.


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