Life Technologies

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Shaping discovery. Improving life.

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Current Employee - Senior Manager in Carlsbad, CA
Current Employee - Senior Manager in Carlsbad, CA

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

Pros

The ability to make such a difference in the world in so many different areas.

Cons

There is constant change within the Biotech/Life Sciences industry.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Business Analyst, IT

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    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Carlsbad, CA
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Carlsbad, CA

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

    Pros

    Opportunities to ladder up quickly with passion and hardworking

    Cons

    Low salary. Poor management. Director does not care the retention of skillful resources. Extremely high turnover. Unclear communication or lack of communication from upper management (director level). Extremely sensitive to budget/ costs.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None. This company will be merged with Thermo Scientific in 2014

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Be ready to move on in few years

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    Former Employee - Staff Scientist in Carlsbad, CA
    Former Employee - Staff Scientist in Carlsbad, CA

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

    Pros

    1)Very resourceful environment; 2) lots of capable technical staffs and knowledgable R&D scientists and marketing people

    Cons

    1) high frequency lay off activities ( 2 to 3 times per year)
    2) lots of unrealistic intermediate managers who don't really know what are they doing

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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