Amgen Intern Reviews

Updated 27 Mar 2020

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Amgen President & CEO Robert A. Bradway
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  1. "Intern in amgen"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Intern in Singapore
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Amgen for less than a year

    Pros

    Good welfare, cheap food, good safety culture

    Cons

    Not enough trainers to teach you, slow career progression

    Amgen Response

    April 28, 2020Social Media Manager

    Hello, thank you for review. We're delighted you participated in our intern program and found it enjoyable. Our goal is for interns to leave our program equipped with the knowledge and confidence they need to move forward in their careers, and we're eager to explore more ways to achieve this. Please contact us at talentacquisitioninquiries@amgen.com to share more of your feedback with our team. Thank you.

  2. Helpful (1)

    "Excellent place to learn and develop"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Summer Intern in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amgen for less than a year

    Pros

    Meaningful work and great amenities

    Cons

    Have a tendency to underpay workers

  3. "Great Experience"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Intern - Hourly in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amgen full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly and accommodating supervisor Everyone is super busy but more than willing to help you out if you have any questions or need any help Lots of opportunities to meet and talk with people from varying disciplines working in different functions of the industry

    Cons

    Contract worker culture seems toxic--this is not an issue unique to Amgen Compartmentalization makes working feel less meaningful

  4. "Good place to work and learn"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Intern in Tuas, West
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Amgen for less than a year

    Pros

    - The culture is good, where even interns are clearly valued as part of the team. Instead of doing paper work, interns are tasked with real projects that the companies values. - HR does a good job in ensuring the interns are well taken care of. - Good and cheap food - Open concept office which is really nice to work in.

    Cons

    Did not experience any negative side from the short duration

  5. "Graduate Intern"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Graduate Intern in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amgen

    Pros

    A really good place for interns. There are different activities and outings planned on a weekly places just to get the interns to explore the place, people and practices.

    Cons

    None to mention as of now.

  6. "Amgen is a pretty great company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Intern Marketing in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Amgen for less than a year

    Pros

    Everyone is helpful and empowering, driven workplace environment, great culture, great amenities

    Cons

    Location, lots of tech issues

  7. Helpful (1)

    "Best place to work and learn"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Summer Intern in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amgen for less than a year

    Pros

    Very organized and supportive learning environment for young professionals

    Cons

    No cons. Overall positive experience

  8. "Intern"

    3.0
    Former Intern - Intern in Thousand Oaks, CA

    I worked at Amgen for less than a year

    Pros

    Smooth interview, lots of opportunities to move around within company

    Cons

    lack of transparency, lack of communication between senior leadership and employees

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  9. "Great Internship experience"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Intern 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Amgen for less than a year

    Pros

    Really well taken care off. Several outings, talks, gatherings were organised to help the interns soak in the company culture and values

    Cons

    Highly regulated industry leading to potentially less interesting projects but it depends on your department and luck

  10. "Amgen is Pioneer"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Graduate Intern in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Amgen for less than a year

    Pros

    I had a fantastic experience at Amgen (AMA, Cambridge, MA). At DMPK Department of AMA, every one was highly talented, highly motivated, knowledgeable, hard worker, and extremely friendly. The workplace was NextGen Open Space Area and it was pretty comfortable and amazing.

    Cons

    I could not find any inconvenience there.

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