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Updated Nov 19, 2021

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94%
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Christian Henry
9 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great work-life balance depending on your department(in 6 reviews)

  • "Great people, and amazing science(in 5 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Upper management should not be running a company(in 5 reviews)

  • "Hope the board can help PacBio find stability and improve sales; There is surely a lot of work and a lot fewer people doing them now;(in 3 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Amazing Team

      Nov 19, 2021 - Senior Lead Generation Specialist 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lead Gen Team: Fantastic director and manager who are very supportive and efficient in what they do. The team is very collaborative and friendly.

      Cons

      The company is growing rapidly which creates a lot of opportunities for employees who work hard, but it can also be stressful at times.

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Review

      Nov 12, 2021 - IT Support Technician in Menlo Park, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Management is very supportive Great culture Many paths for growth Manageable workload

      Cons

      WFH options are limited for this role

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Cutthroat environment

      Oct 5, 2021 - Technician 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Technology is cutting edge and innovative.

      Cons

      No guidance. No leadership. Low retention rate for hourly employees

      1 person found this review helpful
    4. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to work

      Jun 24, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Really smart people Amazing technology Free snacks

      Cons

      Nothing bad comes to mind

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great culture!

      Jun 10, 2021 - Territory Account Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      -Great culture -Talented people -Innovation driven -Strong leadership

      Cons

      Needs more products in order for the company to grow exponentially.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great long term career

      May 18, 2021 - Senior Manufacturing Technician in Menlo Park, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Respectful and team-oriented work culture

      Cons

      A bit lacking in the training department means a lot of self-teaching.

      1 person found this review helpful
    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      IT

      Jun 2, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good company to work with.

      Cons

      I have nothing till now.

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Very Scientist Friendly

      Jun 9, 2021 - Research Scientist in San Diego, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great work life balance with a scientist friendly culture that prides itself on promoting data driven innovation.

      Cons

      Can sometimes feel like the company is stagnant and not driving sales of the technology.

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Place To Work

      Apr 8, 2021 - Senior Developer in Palo Alto, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Work life balance, Great Management team, Follow the industry standards

      Cons

      utilization of the technology, Career opportunities

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good working environment

      Mar 4, 2021 - Engineer II in Menlo Park, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      A lot growth and challenging projects.

      Cons

      No downside as I knew

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