Gilead Sciences Employee Reviews about "great benefits"

Updated Jan 24, 2021

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Gilead Sciences CEO Daniel O’Day
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Pros
  • "great money, great benefits, professionals that know what they are doing(in 75 reviews)

  • "The company has very good benefits(in 49 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "work life balance is not that good(in 144 reviews)

  • "Poor upper management and no sense of team work among peers(in 44 reviews)

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    1. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Great place to work

      Jan 24, 2021 - Associate Manager in Foster City, CA
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      Pros

      Solid resources, lots of projects, great benefits

      Cons

      Very aggressive timelines, office politics

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      fine

      Jan 23, 2021 - Senior Associate Scientist in Seattle, WA
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      Pros

      great money, great benefits, professionals that know what they are doing

      Cons

      none relay, they do expect you to work hard

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great company culture.

      Jan 14, 2021 - Marketing Operations Specialist in Foster City, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good at what they do. C-suite was very transparent with mission, vision and strategy for the company. Growth opportunities were available, although slow to come around. Great benefits and perks.

      Cons

      Personal growth opportunities were slow to happen. On average, it took more than 3 years to see any upward mobility within a job function.

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Gilead oceanside

      Dec 20, 2020 - Downstream Manufacturing in Oceanside, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits and great place to work

      Cons

      Promotions are limited, and slow to come

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    5. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Culture needs improvement

      Dec 24, 2020 - Research Scientist 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits including 401k match and wellness benefits

      Cons

      There is lack of transparency, decisiveness and accountability with senior management. Departments and individuals competing for resources. Project and individual advancement is not always based on merit.

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      3 people found this review helpful
    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great benefits

      Dec 7, 2020 - Financial Analyst in Foster City, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits, great work life balance

      Cons

      A bit Lack of technology.

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      really great benefits but super fast paced.

      Oct 23, 2020 - Supply Chain Planner in San Mateo, CA
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      Pros

      really great benefits. matching to 401k is really generous.

      Cons

      fast paced. sometimes hard to balance work and life at home.

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Full time employer for 2 years

      Sep 29, 2020 - Supply Chain Associate in San Mateo, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits. Free gym for full time employees. Free charter busses for commute.

      Cons

      Fast paced. Hard to separate personal life and work life at times due to demand.

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great Benefits

      Sep 28, 2020 - Senior Manager in Foster City, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      CEO is doing major culture changes, stresses importance of good managers for everyone. I think it's for the better. Great benefits including commuter buses, nice amenities.

      Cons

      stock price has been flat

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    10. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Silo less, collaborate more

      Oct 7, 2020 - Senior Research Associate I in Oceanside, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits, strong science, improving biologics pipeline

      Cons

      Distasteful politics, swollen egos (middle-upper management), lack of transparency, poor retention despite stellar benefits

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