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Pfizer Senior Scientist Reviews

Updated Aug 2, 2019

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Pfizer CEO Ian Read
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24 Ratings
  1. "Good, but poorly organized"

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    Current Employee - Senior Associate Scientist 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Pfizer full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    stable job, good if you have a good manager to help you learn and move forward in your career

    Cons

    it is very hard to get fired. That being said, there are people who are underqualified and hinder progress but no one is willing to do anything for the long term benefit.

    Pfizer2019-08-02
  2. "Great Place to work"

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    Current Employee - Senior Associate Scientist 

    I have been working at Pfizer full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great place to work at

    Cons

    Not much bad about it.

    Pfizer2019-07-08
  3. "Good Company"

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    Current Employee - Senior Scientist in South San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pfizer full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great Science, Great healthcare benefits

    Cons

    The pay is higher than other Biotech comapanies in the area, but lower than other pharmaceutical companies

    Pfizer2019-06-13
  4. "Great company!"

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    Current Employee - Senior Associate Scientist in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Pfizer full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Excellent pay, benefits, corporate culture and opportunities!

    Cons

    The company is shutting down certain research areas, however opening up other areas.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to live by the mantra of inclusion and developing your employees.

    Pfizer2019-04-18
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Managers with poor integrity and moral value"

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    Current Employee - Senior Associate Scientist in Chesterfield, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Pfizer full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good employee benefits with great products on the market.

    Cons

    Managers are very powerful to aid you to move up the ladder or hold you down regardless of one's work ethics or diligence, in addition to, doing favoritism to their friends and cute people in the group! I know one manager who is using one very talented (immigrant) scientist to develop complex, challenging methods and forcing to have other people's (her favorites) name as Author!

    Advice to Management

    Managers need to be loyal to the company by giving opportunities to grow to the talented, loyal, dedicated, hard working employees rather than abusing their power. Their should be strict policies to fire the Managers who are involved in any unethical activities. Because at the end of the day, these managers who uses bad politics to sustain their power and promote their friends, they are creating toxic, demotivating...

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    Pfizer2019-04-30
  6. Helpful (1)

    "Pfizer"

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    Former Employee - Senior Associate Scientist in Groton, CT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Pfizer full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good benefits and pay, company store.

    Cons

    bad managers, poor moral, environment of fear of losing jobs that causes coworkers to throw each under the bus, Tolerate poor management and behaviors while saying that they do not

    Pfizer2019-04-20
  7. "Great company, world-class research and facilities"

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    Former Employee - Senior Scientist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pfizer full-time

    Pros

    Great work environment and competitive salary

    Cons

    No major cons for this job

    Pfizer2019-04-06
  8. "Good place to work with advancement opportunities"

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    Current Employee - Senior Scientist 

    I have been working at Pfizer full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good resources and benefits. Opportunities available to interface with cross-functional teams to better understand drug development.

    Cons

    Mediocre bonuses, no stock options

    Pfizer2019-01-18
  9. "Senior Scientist"

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    Current Employee - Senior Scientist in Richmond, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pfizer full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great team building and leadership skills

    Cons

    May require people soft skills to proceed on projects

    Pfizer2018-08-09
  10. "A great place to learn and develop!"

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    Current Employee - Senior Scientist in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pfizer full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Exposure to diverse portfolio, challenging, good for personal career development, competitive pay/benefits, stability, good work-life balance, many opportunities to learn new things, great place to network, enough budget to support T&I initiatives, stability of company

    Cons

    Very large company--can be difficult to know roles and responsibilities or to understand organizational structure; frequently the training approach is "sink or swim," which can be somewhat stressful

    Pfizer2018-06-27
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