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Medtronic Reviews

Updated 25 January 2015
Updated 25 January 2015
843 Reviews
3.6
843 Reviews
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Medtronic Chairman and CEO Omar S. Ishrak
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Company culture emphasizes work-life balance and the trust that you will get your work done (in 44 reviews)

  • Great benefits with one of the best overall retirement packages of any Fortune 500 company (in 67 reviews)


Cons
  • A lot of variation between the culture between BUs which reflect in work-life balance (in 37 reviews)

  • Upper management lost touch with reality as they became insulated from the general worker (in 33 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Awesome

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Medtronic

    Pros

    Good company . . .

    Cons

    no concers . . .

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    No advice

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    It is a best place to work.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Learning & Development Specialist in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Senior Learning & Development Specialist in Mumbai

    I have been working at Medtronic full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Benefits like Flexible work hours and Opportunities for fast track growth.

    Cons

    Can't think of any till now.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  3.  

    Medtronic India - Not as good as they say

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior IT Developer in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Senior IT Developer in Bangalore

    I have been working at Medtronic

    Pros

    Could not find any !!!

    Cons

    -Management is really bad
    -No learning/growth
    -No HR policies
    -Worse than a start up company

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Can be managed well if some capable people sits on top. Did not like the management.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Good Company with nice culture

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - TSM in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Current Employee - TSM in Gurgaon, Haryana

    I have been working at Medtronic

    Pros

    Focused; Ethical; Quality oriented and protocol based

    Cons

    Lacks organisational structure; Management is slow

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Field Clinical Engineer

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Medtronic full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Mission driven culture - employees are reminded of the impact they make on patients and healthcare
    Innovative organization - employees are encouraged to think of innovation in their jobs - anyone with an idea can share and get feedback
    Ethical culture
    Enjoys a superior reputation among customers as compared to other competitors
    Great leadership that has a vision for the future

    Cons

    compensation is fair, not the highest among the industry
    the different Business units have their own operational and execution styles.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    good place to work

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Medtronic (less than an year)

    Pros

    good place to work with

    Cons

    nothing as such till now

  8.  

    Its a best place to work in this company.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Marketing Communications in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Marketing Communications in Mumbai

    I have been working at Medtronic full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    A best work Culture. Best company to work in terms of growth prospects.

    Cons

    high pressure work environment in all verticals .

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  9.  

    Devices for diabetes are not up to mark and very costly, not made for middle class people and recurring cost also being

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - ABE in New Delhi
    Former Employee - ABE in New Delhi

    I worked at Medtronic full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Only salary is good in this company and basics facility ie hotels stay and meetings are good, other than no extra benefits

    Cons

    No time to get your personal needs and family, not even Sundays. Instruments are not up to mark, just fools the patients ,, that the device is good, simply an example, a Continuous Glucose Monitoring device shows blood glucose level 180 , but if u go for lab test at that time the reading will come 120-125 , even the sales person doesn't have any words to say which is correct reading, Even the working area of sales executive is very big ie. half of Delhi and complete haryana

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    think that how to get the accurate device for glucose monitoring devices, otherwise there may be some hectic problems

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  10.  

    Number driven company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales
    Former Employee - Sales

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

    Pros

    -Good Company, Brand Leader in Medical Devices.
    -Strong Mission
    -Good Products.

    Cons

    -Management too busy in chasing numbers
    -No employee career road-map and development plans
    -Only sales number driven company
    -No human values and work-life balance
    -heavy partiality
    -Lack of motivation

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Look into the ground level of the employee's real problems instead of just listening to the leader. Identify individual's talent and groom them in their areas of improvement and STOP blamming for non-performance.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    one of the growing company and very good company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Diabetes Educator in Raipur, Chhattisgarh
    Former Employee - Diabetes Educator in Raipur, Chhattisgarh

    I worked at Medtronic full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    provide free atmosphere and appreciate the new thoughts of employees

    Cons

    it is a growing company so work is little bit hectic

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    please do the market research

    Positive Outlook

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