Biogen Idec
3.9 of 5 200 reviews
www.biogenidec.com Cambridge, MA 5000+ Employees

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Great! The company knows how to keep it's employees happy.

Study Manager (Former Employee)
San Diego, CA (US)

I worked at Biogen Idec full-time for more than 3 years

ProsThe company has many incentives to keep employees happy. Vacation days are plenty. Company has a great employee stock purchase plan.

ConsThere are no cons to discuss.

Advice to Senior ManagementNone

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great place to start my career after graduating from college.

Statistical Geneticist (Former Employee)
Cambridge, MA (US)

I worked at Biogen Idec as a contractor for more than a year


Pros: Great facilities. Interesting research problems. Coffee machines everywhere, and great cafeteria downstairs. … Cons: As a recent college graduate, I found myself surrounded by individuals typically older than myself. All friendly… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Great pay and benefits....Way too political

Principal Scientist (Current Employee)
Cambridge, MA (US)

I have been working at Biogen Idec full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: The benefits package is very good The working environment is professional Cons: Too much politics No transparency Lots of unhappy employees (golden-handcuffed) Advice to Senior Management: Take more time to truly value your employees No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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