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Great work-life balance; Big Pharma with decent pay and good benefits.

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Former Employee - Principal Analyst in Memphis, TN
Former Employee - Principal Analyst in Memphis, TN

I worked at Merck full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

Great people, great place and good benefits.

Cons

Career progression a huge challenge.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Empower your key performers.

Recommends
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 3 people found this helpful  

    Don't fall into the trap

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Technician in Durham, NC
    Former Employee - Senior Technician in Durham, NC

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

    Pros

    Great benefits
    Relaxed atmosphere
    Cafeteria on site
    Discounts on cars, computer software, travel...

    Cons

    No work-life balance
    No real room for growth even though that was their bait for new hires
    No real structure
    Claims to be an empowered environment but not actually the case
    Micro-managed

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    A great company to start your career

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Staff Engineer in Rahway, NJ
    Current Employee - Staff Engineer in Rahway, NJ

    I have been working at Merck full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Challenging, fast-paced work environment
    Talented colleagues

    Cons

    Lack of career advancement opportunities

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to your employees

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