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Found 276 of over 351 reviews
3.7
71% Recommend to a Friend
Moderna  CEO Stéphane Bancel
84% Approve of CEO

Found 273 of over 351 reviews

3.7
71%
Recommend to a Friend
84%
Approve of CEO
Moderna  CEO Stéphane Bancel
Stéphane Bancel
147 Ratings

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Pros
  • "There are great benefits and a good amount of time off offered.(in 54 reviews)
  • "Good people to work with(in 23 reviews)
  • "good pay and no company politics(in 14 reviews)
  • "The culture there is great.(in 11 reviews)
  • "Great technology and highly motivate brilliant team(in 10 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year
    Featured Review

    Great place to work

    May 17, 2022 - Director - Informatics 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great mission and drive for success. Great compensation package. Great leadership.

    Cons

    Things move really fast and it takes the right type of personality to suceed

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great company, people, and science

    Nov 21, 2022 - Engineer II in Norwood, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Work on cutting edge mRNA science Great culture Great benefits Great work/life balance

    Cons

    Norwood is far from Boston Pay could be more competitive

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Fast pace

    Nov 10, 2022 - Senior Scientist 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Benefits are good. Work is meaningful.

    Cons

    Very fast pace. Not good work life balance.

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Good not great

    Oct 31, 2022 - QC Associate in Norwood, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great benefits and flexible schedule

    Cons

    Training becomes difficult unless you advocate for it. Management does not see how some employees coast with doing less than required.

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    2 people found this review helpful
  6. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    facing lots of growing pain

    Nov 5, 2022 - Scientist in Norwood, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    lot of learning opportunities. Fitness benefit every month

    Cons

    high work volume Manager has limited availability due to a large team and flat structure

    2 people found this review helpful
  7. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Speed and scale

    Oct 24, 2022 - Sr Director in Boston, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Collaborative, exciting, innovative. Company has an amazing pipeline.

    Cons

    Unrealistic timelines and expectations. Trying to achieve too much with not enough resources. Employee burn out is very common. Expect 12 hour days 7 days a week.

    6 people found this review helpful
  8. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Stimulated by change and Building from the ground up

    Oct 16, 2022 - Supply Chain Professional in Cambridge, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Wonderful benefits. Mental Health is being taken very seriously.

    Cons

    Sometimes work life balance maybe an issue.

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    1 person found this review helpful
  9. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great benefits, challenging culture

    Oct 24, 2022 - Anonymous Employee in Cambridge, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    -great benefits from gym, mental health, insurance, free lunch -many friendly hardworking employees -working on improving processes and software and infrastructure

    Cons

    -poor work life balance -little interest in hiring support roles. Turnover common in it, hr, logistics that impacts others' ability to do work

    4 people found this review helpful
  10. 1.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Full on hate

    Nov 19, 2022 - Anonymous Employee in Norwood, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    None that I can find.

    Cons

    Hate by race. Hate by religion. Hate by disability

    1 person found this review helpful
  11. 2.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Tough management

    Oct 26, 2022 - Biostatistics 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Top-notch technology and good pipelines. Could

    Cons

    Manager is critical and micro-manages, making work-life balance undesirable.

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    3 people found this review helpful
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Moderna has an overall rating of 3.7 out of 5, based on over 351 reviews left anonymously by employees. 71% of employees would recommend working at Moderna to a friend and 71% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -7% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Moderna employees rate their compensation and benefits as 4.3 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Moderna. This rating has improved by 1% over the last 12 months.

71% of Moderna employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Moderna 2.9 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.6 for culture and values and 3.7 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Moderna to be career development, coworkers, benefits and the cons to be senior leadership, culture, management.

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Inclusion drives innovation. We are proud to be recognized as a top-scoring company on the Disability Equality Index, and thank Disability:IN and American Association of People with Disabilities for recognizing us as a #BestPlacetoWork for Disability Inclusion. We are IN for #DisabilityInclusion!
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