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Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies Research Scientist Reviews

Updated Jun 26, 2019

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3.1
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Steve Bagshaw
2 Ratings
  1. "Research Scientist"

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    Current Employee - Research Scientist in Stockton-on-Tees, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    There are lots of opportunities to do things and grow, the people are friendly (mostly), the work is interesting. Lots of holidays. People get promoted frequently, albeit in place of people who have left. Managers give 1to1 meetings every month (in theory). Everything is well organised. Lots and lots of formal training. The company is growing with lots of new programs and projects. There are new sites in Denmark,...

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    Cons

    There aren’t enough projects per head in R&D, so when you’re not on a project there’s very little to do. In my department people compete to be given things to do. People seem to make work for themselves by constructing overcomplicated systems for things like lab write ups, Quality, EHS, 5S, all of which seems a bit excessive at times. As with every work place there is an amount of office politics. Some people are quite...

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    Advice to Management

    Stop promoting pushy staff. Share the workload more evenly. Pay staff a better wage.

    Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies2019-06-26
  2. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Research Scientist in Billingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Supportive colleagues Company has great values and integrity Forward thinking

    Cons

    Progression can be slow Sometimes it's too quiet

    Advice to Management

    Value your staff that you already have and make more opportunities for career advancement through further education higher than a Bachelor's.

    Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies2019-06-01
  3. "Repetitive job with false promises of progression"

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    Current Employee - Research Scientist in Billingham, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies for more than a year

    Pros

    Good community, events for staff

    Cons

    Repetitive work, unsightly site, location

    Advice to Management

    Stick to the Hay Grades: employ people at the grade advertised

    Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies2018-08-28
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