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"Work environment is more political than I expect"

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Former Employee - Senior Engineer in South San Francisco, CA
Former Employee - Senior Engineer in South San Francisco, CA
Neutral Outlook

I worked at Genentech full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Good pay and benefit, stock option is not good after being acquired by Roche

Cons

management was not impressive, SF is expensive

Other Employee Reviews for Genentech

  1. "Fairly stable place, with some opportunities."

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    Current Employee - Senior Business Analyst in South San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Business Analyst in South San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Genentech full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Following merger the company is fairly stable, however there are some good opportunities but you must know how to navigate in a large corporation.

    Cons

    The corporate culture is just being formed so you got to stick out for yourself.


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    "contractor"

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    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Vacaville, CA
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Vacaville, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Genentech as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    great pay, hoping to get picked to roll over regular full time employee, good communication with staff and workplace safety is given priority

    Cons

    NO benefits, employed at will, excessive use of contractors

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