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

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Not a bad company

Staff Engineer (Current Employee)
San Francisco, CA

ProsLot of new products, focus on R&D and innovation

ConsJob descriptions are vague, unclear priorities. political infighting

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    Interesting place to work...

    Systems Engineer (Current Employee)
    Carlsbad, CA

    I have been working at Life Technologies full-time for more than a year


    Pros: * Innovative and interesting technologies * Opportunities to expand your skillsets quickly * Able… Cons: * Office politics is so amazing, it gives me a headache * Some sites are more prone to be uncooperative than others, and it really shows *… Advice to Senior Management: * Respect your employees more, and trust their technical input * Stop messing with financial books and lying to employees how the company really is *… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    It is very demanding and aggresive

    Product Manager (Current Employee)
    Carlsbad, CA

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


    Pros: Global vision; Innovation; Great Product; Market leadership Cons: Care less for employee; too much pressure; work life balance… Advice to Senior Management: Care more for employee and keep talent people No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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