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Great Company to work and best city

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Former Employee - Research Associate II
Former Employee - Research Associate II

I worked at Genentech full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Great Place to work and will enjoy working

Cons

nothing bad, some time too stressful

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in South San Francisco, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in South San Francisco, CA (US)

    I worked at Genentech full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Genentech care about Patient, employee, Science & Shareholders.
    Gym
    child care
    work from home

    Cons

    Roche care about Money, Money, Money, then Shareholder, Patient and at last the employee.
    The employee in the Drug Safety department are unhappy and depressed. the Genentech brand has been tarnish and now people do not looking at Genentech as company they would like to work for.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Overhaul the DS Management team, because it not working.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Genentech

    Pros

    Casual jean-wearing culture, smart team. Fair pay and good benefits, great work/life balance. Yes, to those who are wondering...should I apply for a job. Culture supports those with advanced degrees, yet lack experience (you know who you are :) and this is a door opener for those with degree or academic backgrounds.

    Cons

    Inward culture, sometimes misses the mark in reality of industry. Extremely difficult to get in without inside friend, family member; leadership tends to hire and promote those they know. Extremely competitive promotion culture...a saying from the game of thrones captures it well, you either win or lose.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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