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"A great mission"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
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No opinion of CEO

Pros

Proud to work for a world recognized cancer center

Cons

Expensive benefits. Few work at home options.

Other Employee Reviews for Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

  1. Helpful (1)

    "A place for non-ambitious people and politics"

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    Former Employee - IT Technologist in Seattle, WA
    Former Employee - IT Technologist in Seattle, WA
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Noble mission.
    Some wonderful and smart colleagues.
    Benefit package above average.
    Great South Lake Union location.
    Newer facilities.
    Good cafeteria.

    Cons

    Incompetent managers.
    Politics. Politics. Politics.
    Below average pay.
    Nepotism.
    Scientists hold a lot of power. They are focused on their research (as well as they should) but not interested or incapable of handling personnel and other issues.

    Advice to Management

    Mandatory training for managers, specially in the area of emotional intelligence.


  2. Helpful (4)

    "It was a good place until WAMU took over the IT department."

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    Current Employee - IT in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - IT in Seattle, WA
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The mission of the center is wonderful. Lots of smart people work here.

    Cons

    IT department has lost its soul. Most managers are from WAMU so it's very corporate now. Instead of collaborative, it's adversarial between departments now.

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