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Varian Medical Systems Overview

www.varian.com
Palo Alto, CA
5001 to 10000 employees
1950
Company - Public (VAR)
Manufacturing
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Varian Medical Systems focuses energy on saving lives and is the world's leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating and managing cancer. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, Varian employs approximately 6,400 people at sites around the

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    I worked at Varian Medical Systems full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great people to work for. Loved my job

    Cons

    Management! Need to spend more time working with employees!

    Advice to Management

    Work with your people. It's important to know them and their strengths and weaknesses

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Varian Medical Systems Photos

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Varian Medical Systems Interviews

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    Computer Systems Analyst (Installation) Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Charlotte, NC
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Varian Medical Systems (Charlotte, NC) in November 2016.

    Interview

    Telephonic and multiple skype calls. initially, Director level person called me for the Interview about 30 Min. He let me walk through my profile and asked all relevent experience related.
    Briefed over roles and responsibilities of my position.

    Interview Questions

    • technology related.
      What are all the challenges faced in your earlier job.
      Questions on Agile methodology.  
      Answer Question

    Negotiation

    i didn't negotiate much as they offered exactly what i had quoted for.

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Varian Medical Systems Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
  • America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009
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