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Achaogen Overview

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South San Francisco, CA
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public (AKAO)
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$10 to $25 million (USD) per year
Achaogen is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company passionately committed to the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel antibacterials to treat multi-drug resistant gram-negative infections. We are anchored by our key values of integrity, accountability ... Read more

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Kenneth J. Hillan
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    "Great culture, growing fast!"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in South San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in South San Francisco, CA
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    I have been working at Achaogen full-time (More than a year)


    -Scientifically driven. These are the smartest people I've ever worked with.
    -Incredible culture. Employee feedback is solicited actively and acted on.
    -The company takes their values very seriously and I've seen tough decisions play out with values in mind.
    -Very transparent. No skeletons in the closet on the inside.


    -Growing fast causes growing pains with so much change. This is a good problem to have.

    Advice to Management

    -Keep it up!

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