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Bayer Reviews

Updated Dec 6, 2019

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3.9
83%
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64%
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Bayer CEO Werner Baumann
Werner Baumann
382 Ratings
Pros
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  • "O processo interno de reconhecimentos e plano de carreira(in 73 reviews)

  • "Monsanto acquisition is controversial(in 72 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (9)

    "Senior Brand Manager"

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    Former Employee - Senior Brand Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bayer full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great culture & people, amazing benefits and flexibility.

    Cons

    Truly a great company to work for.

    Bayer2019-01-06
  2. "Awesome Ag-Tech company"

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    Former Employee - Data Engineer Intern in Chesterfield, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bayer full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - Huge emphasis on data - Uses many new technologies such as Docker, Domino, AWS, Airflow - Great experience to learn PostgreSQL, Python, and R - Paid Holidays and Sick (yes, even as an intern) - Great company culture - Company Shop w/ severely discounted Bayer products - $2,000 relocation stipend as intern (even if you're local you'll still receive it)

    Cons

    - Can be difficult to convert to FT because of scare openings - Lots of scandal w/ Roundup controversy - Many 'entry-level' roles require MS/PhD

    Bayer2019-11-26
  3. "Good company"

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    Former Employee - Director 

    I worked at Bayer full-time

    Pros

    Good company and career opportuntities

    Cons

    Slow to move and very process driven

    Bayer2019-12-03
  4. "Bayer"

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    Current Employee - Senior Analyst 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bayer full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great work life culture and excellent management.

    Cons

    Reorganization’s very often resulting in loss of jobs

    Bayer2019-11-24
  5. "Ars"

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    Current Employee - ARS 

    I have been working at Bayer full-time

    Pros

    Great work life balance environment

    Cons

    Everything is centralized so not much for new work

    Bayer2019-11-13
  6. "Area sales manager"

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    Former Employee - Sales Manager in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bayer full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great company great benefits

    Cons

    sell of our division

    Advice to Management

    Great management

    Bayer2019-11-13
  7. "Credit Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Credit Analyst in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bayer full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great people, benefits and work life balance.

    Cons

    Some impact to Monsanto culture; hard to advance quickly.

    Bayer2019-11-13
  8. "Great company to work for."

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant 

    I worked at Bayer full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Worked with a great group of people.

    Cons

    Large company, you're a small fish in a big ocean.

    Bayer2019-11-05
  9. "Best years of my career"

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    Former Employee - Patent Scientist, PhD 
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bayer full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Dynamic environment, great science and people

    Cons

    Once bought out by Bayer it felt like we got stuck

    Advice to Management

    Don’t leave people hanging

    Bayer2019-11-03
  10. "Pay is low, benefits are a joke"

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    Former Employee - Quality Control in Saxonburg, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bayer full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    4 day work week Most of the people are friendly Discounts to use on Bayer products

    Cons

    Pay is low The benefits are almost nonexistent Management doesn't not care

    Advice to Management

    Learn to listen to your employees and have some compassion for people

    Bayer2019-11-15
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