Varian Medical Systems - A rewarding job in that you are helping save peoples lives. | Glassdoor
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"A rewarding job in that you are helping save peoples lives."

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Field Service Engineer in Washington, DC
Current Employee - Field Service Engineer in Washington, DC
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Positive Outlook

I have been working at Varian Medical Systems full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Company Vehicle, lot's of overtime, good group of people.

Cons

Hectic hours, work alot of late nights and some weekends. Management seems to not be very in tune with the field which is frustrating.

Other Employee Reviews for Varian Medical Systems

  1. "Great people to work with, not much upward mobility, compensation for engineers subpar"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    It's a very stable company, only one layoff so far. The people here are really nice.

    Cons

    Pretty much no upward mobility, not a very dynamic environment. Compensation is average to low.


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    "Varian Medical Systems is a solid, stable, conservatively run company."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineering Project Manager in Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Engineering Project Manager in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Varian Medical Systems full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Your work will contribute to saving lives.
    You'll be working for a market leader.
    In Engineering, there are lots of talented individuals.

    Cons

    Varian is fairly cheap on Employee perks.
    You have to deal with FDA driven processes for medical devices (goes with the industry)

    Advice to Management

    Probably need to do a bit better on portfolio management. We can't focus on it all... need to drop some programs.

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