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Depends

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

ProsDepends on your boss
Benefits good - medical with affordable ppo, salary and bonus good
Nice campus - lots of catering - parties
Good busses - good train transportation

ConsNot family friendly - depends on boss - not equal across company
Hiring more temps - less perm workers
Vacation limited - with sabbatical is still only 3 weeks per year. Culture does not allow for time off without pay

Advice to Senior ManagementA simple thank you goes a long way

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Positive

    Project Manager (Former Employee) South San Francisco, CA

    I worked at Genentech full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Pay was good. Benefits are great. Corporate culture can be very… Cons: Management skills sometimes lacking, employees have many competing priorities and seem overworked. My… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Left only for an amazing opportunity

    Associate Director L&D (Former Employee) South San Francisco, CA

    I worked at Genentech full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: Great company with fantastic benefits. Really smart people with a lot of desire to do well.… Cons: International travel post Roche became too much. Lots of… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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