Eurofins Scientific

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Eurofins Scientific Reviews

Updated 4 January, 2015
Updated 4 January, 2015
35 Reviews
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    Eurofins IT Solutions - If product development experience is your priority, this is the company to work for.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - IT Technology Expert in Bangalore (India)
    Former Employee - IT Technology Expert in Bangalore (India)

    I worked at Eurofins Scientific

    Pros

    core product development experience...
    great learning opportunities since you get free access to pluralsight.com
    lot of travel opportunities to Europe and USA, though it's all short-term ..
    small , but highly experience team members.
    highly responsive management team... always available to hear the concerns and provide quick solutions..
    lot of coaching opportunities...
    regular team outings..
    easy access to senior level management.
    free transport service
    I had to quit Eurofins since i was getting relocated to another city. Having worked in 4 different companies in the last 11 years, I clearly rate Eurofins as the best employer.

    Cons

    poor support systems... (1 member admin team, 2 member hr team... )
    not all projects follow scrum. few follow, but most are on agile.
    matrixed orgnisation. most of them have dual managers.
    campus in whitefiled is owned , but not best in class.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue providing more tax benefit options.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Lack of Professionalism

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Eurofins Scientific full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Got a job with little expierence

    Cons

    You can work your butt off but you are not appreciated for it.
    They play favorites
    Trying to run a variable bussiness with strict time frames

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen to your employees complaints, they are real

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  3. 2 people found this helpful  

    environmental lab tech

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Eurofins Scientific

    Pros

    i love working there it is a small company

    Cons

    the work is repetitive we are solving down

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  5.  

    Great Team and Company

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at Eurofins Scientific full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Pay - Best in the industry
    Benefits - Eg: Insurance for parents, Car Lease Scheme
    Travel - Several Travel Opportunities to Europe
    Training - Loads of training options (Plural Sight, Classroom, Virtual etc..)
    Infrastructure - Almost all have dual monitors.
    Ethical - Management is extremely transparent.
    Work Life balance - Almost 0 pressure.

    Cons

    facilities, office location and cab options

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Move to a good tech park and i will refer tons of my friends in IT.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Learning + Travel + Great Team

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technical Lead in Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - Technical Lead in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at Eurofins Scientific full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Several travel opportunities, though it's for 2-3 weeks. But multiple times a year.
    Lot of learning opportunities since the technologies used as very new and on par with the market.
    Scrum, Scrum and more Scrum.... This company doesn't believe in water-fall. Keeps the development team on it's feet.
    Experience to work on a project from scratch.
    Fast promotions & good salary.

    Cons

    Campus is far & not in a tech park, though owned by Eurofins.
    No indoor recreation options.
    Transport options are limited.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    flexi hours
    door to door pickup/drop

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Poor Facilities

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at Eurofins Scientific full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good Pay
    Team lunch every two months.

    Cons

    1. Facilities are very bad.
    2. Promises having worst rest rooms. Admins are not addressing any issue.
    3. Rest rooms are not tidy at all. Flush doesn't work sometimes.
    4. Region based politics are worst in industry.
    5. Does not feel like working in Software Industry.
    6. Few rejected candidates are joined as managers and team management is worst in few teams.
    7. Admins do not solve any problems related to cabs, facilities, promises.
    8. Too much documentation.
    9. They say they are following scrum. But it is not at all a scrum.
    10. Projects are not getting delivered ontime.
    11. People behavior is effecting the team and no action taken.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    1. Change the admins worst in handling issues.
    2. Change few managers playing region politics.
    3. Focus more on work rather than other things.
    4. Take action on people who misbehave.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Good place to start out

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Laboratory Technician II in Mounds View, MN (US)
    Current Employee - Laboratory Technician II in Mounds View, MN (US)

    I have been working at Eurofins Scientific full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Small microbiology lab so you get to learn all methods the lab performs. Training was very good even though they expected you to learn a lot in short amount of time.

    Cons

    Hours tend to vary and have to work on the weekend. The pay is not very good especially with the high standards they have for the work you do.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9. 2 people found this helpful  

    don't get acquired by eurofins

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Eurofins Scientific

    Pros

    the people who do the day to day work are awesome.

    Cons

    The management has no direction, looking to cut corners and save money, but cutting the wrong people from a minimum team as it is.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  10. 2 people found this helpful  

    They will use and abuse you!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Client Services Representative in Des Moines, IA (US)
    Former Employee - Client Services Representative in Des Moines, IA (US)

    I worked at Eurofins Scientific full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Get to learn a lot about all kinds of testing. Independent work environment

    Cons

    No management structure. Hard to advance and little recognition for hard work. They will work you to the bone and pay you nothing. They do not value their employees at all.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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