Life Technologies

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Constant challenge, fast moving atmosphere

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Scientist III in Carlsbad, CA
Current Employee - Scientist III in Carlsbad, CA

I have been working at Life Technologies as a contractor (less than an year)

Pros

Daily contact with breakthrough technologies, smart people working around. Excellent opportunity to learn about the life science global market

Cons

Human resources. Dreadful management of the talent by the Talent Acquisition team

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Improvement of talent retention

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Important technology, but lack of resources and culture of fear are present.

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Life Technologies full-time

    Pros

    Sense that your work is contributing to something important. Great group of intelligent dedicated employees.

    Cons

    Culture of fear, lack of leadership, work life balance is not good, benefits have degraded poorly the last several years.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Develop leadership and career opportunities that are meaningful and more than just a title.

  2.  

    If you need a paycheck you could do worse

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Technology is innovative.
    Some brilliant people to work with.

    Cons

    Lack of Leadership from Senior Management Levels
    Dreadful Talent Acquisition Organization
    Pay is below market average
    Mediocre IT
    Benefits package is weak and below competitive companies

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Bring in Leaders to run your company
    You have great technology but weak integration
    Learn how to run a growing business instead of acting like a dying one
    Improve Talent Acquisition and Development

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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