Pfizer Reviews in South San Francisco, CA

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Pros
  • Depending on your department there may/may not be work-life balance (in 70 reviews)

  • Pay and benefits and the chance to work with a lot of really incredible people (in 37 reviews)


Cons
  • Work life balance is sometimes compromised because of the workload of activities (in 33 reviews)

  • The company is always reorganizing and job security is moderate (in 33 reviews)

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    Big, slow moving but in turn around mode

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    Former Employee - Senior Director in South San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Director in South San Francisco, CA

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

    Pros

    Generally good resources available; Pockets of the company are eager to move forward with urgency to discover and develop pharmaceuticals

    Cons

    Consensus decision making culture which slows things down; watch your back; Risk tolerance can be unreasonably low; Quality of science is spotty

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    CEO and board are on the right track.

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