Johnson & Johnson

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Johnson & Johnson Reviews

Updated Jul 25, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.6 1,299 reviews

89% Approve of the CEO

Johnson & Johnson CEO Alex Gorsky

Alex Gorsky

(339 ratings)

77% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Campus is beautiful; work/life balance policies good; company store very convenient(in 123 reviews)

  • I was very excited to gain employment with J&J because it is a highly coveted company(in 111 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-life balance is not great and we seem chronically understaffed(in 55 reviews)

  • In consumer sector what ever Walmart wants is what J&J will do even at a lose(in 82 reviews)

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    Inspiring

    Intern (Former Employee) Mumbai

    ProsSince this was the very first place I ever worked, it provided very useful insight in building a career in the medical device domain, hence I will always be thankful to having begun my career from here.
    Very conducive to freshers, inspiring and innovative environment.

    ConsContract based hiring makes the job uncertain.

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

     

    Project Engineer

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsNew Learning & useful for fresher for 1 yr only.

    Consmuch Politics, Don't work on contract.

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    Very encouraging and satisfying with many opportunities to showcase my skills

    R&D Co-Op (Former Employee) Mumbai

    ProsGreat company mindset, passion towards products & consumers, great core R&D. lot of opportunities to learn & interact with peers & fellow colleagues.

    ConsPersonal growth is often hindered because of local office politics. Slow to & less open to recognize contributions at the right time

    Advice to Senior ManagementUpper management should get more involved at the ground root levels also

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

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    Marketing Intern at India HQ, Mumbai

    Marketing Intern (Former Employee) Mumbai

    ProsIt has great culture and very forthcoming employees who are always ready to help. Go the extra mile to make things look perfect

    ConsI could not find any

    Advice to Senior ManagementThey might want to introduce some creative people

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

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    • Disapproves of CEO

     

    Fabulous Company

    Manager (Current Employee) Mumbai

    ProsRespect for everyone, very friendly culture and employee friendly policies. Tremendous amount of freedom and opportunities to learn and grow your career. A lot of very good senior management folks.

    ConsSlow decision making, we don't take tough decisions easily, too many mediocre people in the organisation, top heavy in many markets which limits growth.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to take bold decisions especially in growing markets and get only the best people on board.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good place to build a career...

    Territory Manager (Former Employee) Bangalore

    ProsBrand recognition, benefits (car+mileage+phone etc)

    ConsHigh cost of products to sell

    Advice to Senior ManagementUnderstand ground reality before pushing sales targets into the throat of sales reps..

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good place to be in

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsSupportive superior and peers who act as support system
    Competitive pay structure
    Deep pockets that help in driving various initiatives

    ConsSome functions have very lean teams, making work load massive for some
    Slow decision making process which gives the perception of a 'laid back' company

    Advice to Senior Management-

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Satisfactory.

    Drug Product Development (Former Employee) Mulund West

    ProsGlobal exposure level.
    Good values.
    Loved the Credo.

    ConsSLT are only listener.
    Too much of micromanagement.
    Found some politics.

    Advice to Senior ManagementBe more specific when find a person for the said position.
    Frequent changes in SLT and GLT makes an impact down the line.

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

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    Supply chain intern

    Supply Chain Analyst (Former Employee) Mumbai

    ProsExcellent work environment and salary

    ConsI don't think there are any

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good company to work for only if you are a direct employee

    Diagnostic Specialist (Former Employee) Rānchī

    ProsAwesome Training and healthy culture

    ConsYou are treated like nothing if you are a third party employee

    Advice to Senior ManagementNone

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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