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Updated Jul 10, 2019

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MSD CEO Kenneth C. Frazier
Kenneth C. Frazier
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  1. "Analytical Chemist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MSD full-time

    Pros

    Great company, great people, great leaders. Great pay and wonderful work life balance

    Cons

    No cons, loved working there

    MSD2018-09-04
  2. "Great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Engineering in Branchburg, NJ
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MSD full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Worklife balance, good benefits, flexible hours

    Cons

    Remuneration not as good compare to outside

    MSD2019-04-01
  3. "AER"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at MSD full-time

      Pros

      People are very nice and know their jobs

      Cons

      N/A, I have absolutely nothing negative to say

      MSD2018-08-17
    • "ok"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at MSD full-time for more than 5 years

        Pros

        . . . . .

        Cons

        not cooperative for working part time after birth

        MSD2018-08-13
      • Helpful (2)

        "Scientist"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I worked at MSD full-time

        Pros

        creative and renovation. make life better.

        Cons

        stress and competitive. peer pressure.

        MSD2018-06-27
      • Helpful (1)

        "review for MSD......"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at MSD full-time

        Pros

        good work life balance for full time position

        Cons

        salary pretty low for postdoc...

        MSD2018-06-28
      • "Good place"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Negative Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I have been working at MSD full-time

        Pros

        Good perks and salaries. Loyal management.

        Cons

        Every year they cut a budget and create some stress situation inside of company.

        Advice to Management

        Dive deeper into project. Nothing else I can tell them

        MSD2018-06-06
      • Helpful (1)

        "Did Not Meet Expectations"

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        Former Employee - Line Cook in Durham, NC
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I worked at MSD full-time for more than 5 years

        Pros

        Great Corporation with good benefits. Clean facility. Friendly people.

        Cons

        Fall into the wrong spot and you will struggle. Incompetent management . High turnover rate for a top-notch company.

        Advice to Management

        Durham, NC Get back to basics (cost, schedule, quality). Avoid distractions and focus on who is getting the right things done for the business. Turn off the news. Ignore social media. Pretend that you have to compete on a global scale. Perhaps SHINRIX will get your attention? The speed that your competitors move and your ground losing technology will continue to be a problem. You're in the business to make money,...

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        MSD2018-06-14
      • "Good working environment"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook

        I have been working at MSD full-time

        Pros

        Good development opportunities, trustworthy environment

        Cons

        Late working hours, to accommodate US time zone

        MSD2018-05-17
      • "Good"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Whitehouse Station, NJ

        I worked at MSD for less than a year

        Pros

        Good senior mgmt & culture

        Cons

        Not many. Work life imbalances sometimes

        MSD2018-05-19
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