St. Jude Medical - Good place to work, but expect slow pace innovation | Glassdoor
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"Good place to work, but expect slow pace innovation"

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Little Canada, MN
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Little Canada, MN
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Good people and sane management.

Cons

Innovation comes very slowly due regulations and risks.

Other Employee Reviews for St. Jude Medical

  1. "Great place to work"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Saint Paul, MN
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Saint Paul, MN
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Proactive initiative of employees is supported by St. Jude Medical's management. Although the company is a Fortune 500 company, bureaucracy is very little. This and the companies culture creates a great and supportive work environment.

    Cons

    St. Jude does not have a formalized Leadership Development Program as other Fortune 500 companies. Employers are more responsible to develop their leadership development together with their managers.

    Advice to Management

    St. Jude Medicals leadership is doing a fantastic job to strategically position the company well in times when competitors have to adjust their strategies.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "GRINDING"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Marketing in Little Canada, MN
    Former Employee - Marketing in Little Canada, MN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Good pay, good start for medical device industry

    Cons

    Notorious for overwork, lack of communication, telling stockholders they will grow EPS more than 15% annually, yet are so cheap with equipment, raises, etc. The AF Division is so bad that recruiters don't want to send candidates there.


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