Life Technologies
2.9 of 5 321 reviews
www.thermofisher.com Waltham, MA 5000+ Employees

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Really badly integrated systems make everyone's job harder

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

ProsThe people here are amazingly smart, the product portfolio interesting, large enough to have some interesting opportunities.

ConsCompany is a conglomeration of many different purchases and the systems are always glued together for speed, not performance. Yet we never go back and fix things - so it is always really hard to get basic things done.

Advice to Senior ManagementGoing fast is not always the right thing to do.

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    Market leader in biotechnology

    Associate Sales Representative (Former Employee)

    I worked at Life Technologies full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Very progressive and aggressive company in the biotechnology space. Average pay… Cons: Leadership can be too secretive and last-minute changes were frequent. Advice to Senior Management: Take the advice for in-house employee surveys to heart. Put… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Good place to learn but can be a sweatshop

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Life Technologies full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: The company tries hard to remind the employees of what we are working so hard to achieve… Cons: Work-life balance is not there for certain employees who regularly… Advice to Senior Management: Staffing up so that employees who regularly work very long days may not be an… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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