Genentech
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www.gene.com South San Francisco, CA 5000+ Employees

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good company to work for

Senior Research Associate (Current Employee)
South San Francisco, CA (US)

I have been working at Genentech full-time for more than 10 years

Proswork hour flexibility, interesting work

Conslong commute, not very much pay

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

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Quite the learning experience

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Genentech as an intern for less than a year


Pros: surrounded by top talent three weeks paid time off plus three… Cons: Not very many opportunities for title promotion. You could be there for 20 years and only be… Advice to Senior Management: make time for feedback from lower-level employees; they often know… More

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Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Genentech full-time


Pros: • Still a highly profitable growth story in an industry with few left, though leveling out • Intellectually rich environment •… Cons: • "We can do it better than anyone" culture leading to continuous reinvention of the wheel in areas where little to no innovation is possible •… Advice to Senior Management: $100's of millions in zero ROI spend per year in… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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