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A rewarding job in that you are helping save peoples lives.

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Current Employee - Field Service Engineer  in  Washington, DC
Current Employee - Field Service Engineer in Washington, DC

I have been working at Varian Medical Systems full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Company Vehicle, lot's of overtime, good group of people.

Cons

Hectic hours, work alot of late nights and some weekends. Management seems to not be very in tune with the field which is frustrating.

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Positive Outlook

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    Great people to work with, not much upward mobility, compensation for engineers subpar

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Varian Medical Systems

    Pros

    It's a very stable company, only one layoff so far. The people here are really nice.

    Cons

    Pretty much no upward mobility, not a very dynamic environment. Compensation is average to low.

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    Varian Medical Systems is a solid, stable, conservatively run company.

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    Current Employee - Engineering Project Manager  in  Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Engineering Project Manager in Palo Alto, CA

    I have been working at Varian Medical Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Your work will contribute to saving lives.
    You'll be working for a market leader.
    In Engineering, there are lots of talented individuals.

    Cons

    Varian is fairly cheap on Employee perks.
    You have to deal with FDA driven processes for medical devices (goes with the industry)

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Probably need to do a bit better on portfolio management. We can't focus on it all... need to drop some programs.

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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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