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

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A great intern experience!

Computer Science (Former Employee)
South San Francisco, CA (US)

I worked at Genentech as an intern for more than a year

Prosfun, easy-going, goal-oriented, meaningful, relaxed, surrounded by very smart people, easy commute with the shuttles, really awesome.

ConsThe only real downside I saw was that if I weren't motivated I could've gotten away with hiding in a corner for years before anyone realized it.

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep on being awesome. Also, check the corners on occasion.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Genentech is the best biotechnology company to work for in the Bay Area.

Senior Manager (Former Employee)
South San Francisco, CA (US)

I worked at Genentech full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Genentech has the best scientists and researchers. Interacting with these colleagues is the best part… Cons: Certain departments are consistently overworked and need more people,… Advice to Senior Management: HR and senior management should do a better job of evaluating staffing… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Overall good place to work

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I have been working at Genentech full-time for more than a year


Pros: - Awesome mission. - Extremely intelligent people. - Flexible environment. -… Cons: - Highly competitive selection process. Must be persistent to get… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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