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Updated Aug 16, 2022

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Found 275 of over 323 reviews
3.6
71% Recommend to a Friend
Foundation Medicine CEO Brian Alexander
82% Approve of CEO

Found 275 of over 323 reviews

3.6
71%
Recommend to a Friend
82%
Approve of CEO
Foundation Medicine CEO Brian Alexander
Brian Alexander
51 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "They provide great benefits to their employees' and have a great set of values for their culture.(in 37 reviews)
  • "Great people to work with(in 31 reviews)
  • "Good pay and great mission(in 17 reviews)
  • "1. Great culture(in 15 reviews)
  • "2. Great leadership(in 10 reviews)
Cons
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Excellent Company and Mission. Good work-life balance

    Jul 26, 2022 - Customer Experience Specialist in Morrisville, NC
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Best benefits package and time off program I have ever had (at any position). Generosity with salary and bonus and a good work-life balance.

    Cons

    Processes can be slow to change and some teams experience difficulty with having their voice heard.

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great culture, nice office space

    Aug 16, 2022 - Clinical Data Operations 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great research going on, good culture, lots of collaboration across teams

    Cons

    Could use slightly more efficient/consolidated training programs

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  3. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Decent company

    Aug 3, 2022 - Molecular Technologist in Cambridge, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Above average compensation and bonuses

    Cons

    Lack of growth in roles

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  4. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Great company, toxic managers

    Aug 1, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Free food, swag, amazing coworkers, great PTO and benefits

    Cons

    Poor management, compensation, career development

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Starting Small

    Aug 2, 2022 - Lab Operations Assistant in Morrisville, NC
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    A great company to gain meaningful experience in an inspiring work culture.

    Cons

    Still a new company finding its feet.

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  6. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Great mission, great culture

    Jul 17, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Very active engagement across the board for the company mission and overall culture. Everyone operates with respect.

    Cons

    Grown very quickly. Not clear path for advancement.

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  7. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Great company

    Jul 13, 2022 - Data Steward in Cambridge, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good values, great benefits, and a mission you can get behind.

    Cons

    Still feels a bit like a start up.

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  8. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great Place to Work!

    Jun 21, 2022 - Accessioning Technician II 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good Work Environment, Steady Pace, Good Benefits

    Cons

    None I can think of

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  9. 4.0
    Former Employee

    a good start, but don't stay here too long

    Jun 21, 2022 - Accessioning Technician 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great people, and great benefits.

    Cons

    No work/life balance, quantity over quality is more the priority.

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Technician

    Jun 20, 2022 - Technician 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Benefits Great company culture Just not a job, but people care

    Cons

    Burnout from a lot of work

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Foundation Medicine has an overall rating of 3.6 out of 5, based on over 323 reviews left anonymously by employees. 71% of employees would recommend working at Foundation Medicine to a friend and 74% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -2% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Foundation Medicine employees rate their compensation and benefits as 4.2 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Foundation Medicine. This rating has decreased by -3% over the last 12 months.

71% of Foundation Medicine employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Foundation Medicine 3.3 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.9 for culture and values and 3.4 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Foundation Medicine to be career development, culture, benefits and the cons to be work life balance, senior leadership, management.

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