Vertex Pharmaceuticals - Not so rosy | Glassdoor
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"Not so rosy"

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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Good salary, great benefits, many perks.
High quality drugs for major diseases.
Good, hard-working, dedicated employees.

Cons

Resources stretched too thin, employees stressed and overworked, inadequate performance feedback and training.
Indiscriminate hiring and firing: employees are highly expandable.

Advice to Management

Increase communication and resources. Switch from "lean and mean" to "lean and keen".

Other Employee Reviews for Vertex Pharmaceuticals

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Very social environment"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Intern in Cambridge, MA
    Former Employee - Intern in Cambridge, MA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    -Very social environment, everyone here is friends outside of work.
    -Great benefits
    -Great internship program
    -Scientists focus on real diseases

    Cons

    -All Temp to Hire
    -Politics and groups of friends are developed
    -Salary could be better
    -Broaden horizons
    -No drug to market yet


  2. "ok"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    benefits, clinical development, passion fro growth

    Cons

    career growth; growing pains; too many layers

    Advice to Management

    too many meetings


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