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AbbVie Reviews

Updated 21 March 2019
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AbbVie Chairman & CEO Richard A. Gonzalez
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  • "Work Life balance, treats new hires better than long time employees" (in 70 reviews)

  • "No work life and balance unless you are working in the office, you will be stuck here on weekends when its needed which can be alot sometimes" (in 13 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Good company to work for!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at AbbVie full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great culture; innovative; continues to try to raise the bar on performance.

    Cons

    Can be hierarchical; needs more diverse talent

    Advice to Management

    Continue on your current trajectory of continuing to raise the bar.


  2. "Medical Safety Specialist in Cognizant"

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    Current Employee - Medical Safety Specialist in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Medical Safety Specialist in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AbbVie full-time

    Pros

    i am working with abbvie since 10 Feb 2014 and great experience.

    Cons

    as per me cons there
    i am happy to work with abbvie

    Advice to Management

    I am moving to canada next year and i am willing to continue to work with Abbvie.

  3. "IT Technical"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at AbbVie full-time

    Pros

    Very good benefits. Friendly people to work with. Sometimes good projects to work on. Can try out working in other business units 6 months if managers agree.

    Cons

    Not all processes in place. Struggling with innovation and new ideas. Dependent on one big medicine (60 percent revenue).

    Advice to Management

    Is your vision and mission to make money for company or to take on the toughest health challenges and make remarkable impact on people's lives.


  4. "IIS Administrator"

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    Current Employee - IIS Administrator in Bengaluru
    Current Employee - IIS Administrator in Bengaluru

    I have been working at AbbVie (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    At AbbVie, we have the expertise of a proven pharmaceutical leader and the focus and passion of an entrepreneur and innovator. The result is something rare in health care today – a global biopharmaceutical company that has the ability to discover and advance innovative therapies and meet the health needs of people and societies around the globe

    Cons

     Deployed ASP.NET applications on IIS
     Monitoring IIS servers, services and application pools.
     Troubleshooting of Sev1,sev2 and sev3 incidents within SLAs
     Involved in monthly production releases and performed Changes within scheduled times
     Involved in troubleshooting production outages and prepared RCA documents for Sev1 and Sev2 problem management tickets.
     Continuous monitoring for High CPU and disk space alerts.
     Involved in monthly production releases and performed Changes within scheduled times.
     Good experience in using Debug diagnostic tool and configured crash rules for IIS process like w3wp.exe
     Experience and troubleshooting with web applications and web.config issues.
     Daily monitoring of SQL server jobs, services and backing up SQL server DB


  5. "Great company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AbbVie full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits and working environment.

    Cons

    You need to know someone in the management to grow and develop.


  6. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Associate Director in Chicago, IL (US)
    Current Employee - Associate Director in Chicago, IL (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AbbVie full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Large company with opportunities to grow across multiple business groups. Excellent benefits package. Developing a more forward approach towards work/life balance and health / wellness.

    Cons

    Undesirable location far from city is the biggest con. Depending on the group or your manager, you may have less flexibility to work from home than desired.


  7. "Excellent products, good atmosphere, open minded"

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    Former Employee - Medical Affairs Manager in Bucharest (Romania)
    Former Employee - Medical Affairs Manager in Bucharest (Romania)

    I worked at AbbVie full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent pipeline, good products, excellent international management

    Cons

    Slow in decisions, bureaucracy, lack of consistency in rules.

  8. "Good training ground for future career"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AbbVie full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good training at early stage of career

    Cons

    Very conservative. Very mid-western like culture.


  9. Helpful (1)

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at AbbVie full-time

    Pros

    Good bonuses and increment if you fight form

    Cons

    Relationship based and too much based on feedback...so popularity contest instead of based on merit and competency

    Advice to Management

    Bad work life balance


  10. Helpful (1)

    "AbbVie"

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    Current Employee - Chemist in Chicago, IL (US)
    Current Employee - Chemist in Chicago, IL (US)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at AbbVie full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    If team is good, good hours, work/life balance, recognition

    Cons

    If contractor - no benefits, team-dependent environment

    Advice to Management

    More full-time positions rather than multiple contractors will mitigate ill feeling