Working as a Scientist

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Scientist Ratings

14K Scientist reviews for 5K companies

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3.7 ★
Compensation & Benefits
3.5 ★
Career Opportunity
3.4 ★
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Scientist Reviews

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Exela Pharma SciencesExela Pharma Sciences
Scientist
8 Nov 2019

“Compassionate managers who are happy to teach and learn.”

AddgeneAddgene
Scientist
28 Nov 2020

“A very happy working atmosphere!”

Jacobs Engineering
Scientist
1 Sep 2021

“Wasn't a happy place to work.”

ACellACell
Principal Scientist
28 Aug 2019

“People are generally collegial and enjoy building personal relationships.”

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