Amgen Reviews

Updated Jan 26, 2021

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Amgen President & CEO Robert A. Bradway
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  1. Featured Review

    "Great place to work!"

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

    I have been working at Amgen full-time

    Pros

    Work culture, work life balance, opportunity to work with great teams and minds, a true leader in healthcare

    Cons

    Not one I can think of - great place to work!

    Amgen Response

    March 30, 2020Social Media Manager

    We are thrilled that you see Amgen as a great place to work with amazing talent. Thank you for the review!

  2. "Decent as research tech"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Amgen part-time

    Pros

    This has been a great experience.

    Cons

    I wish I had more flexibility.


  3. "A wonderful company to work for. Great environment"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Medical Liaison in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Amgen full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great team at all levels of the company

    Cons

    Very small team within the Canadian operations

    Amgen Response

    January 11, 2021Social Media Manager

    Thank you for your feedback. It is our sincere goal to provide continuous growth opportunities in a stimulating, cutting-edge atmosphere, and reviews are instrumental in our ability to implement change. If you would like to share additional details about your experience, please reach out to amgen@careers.pure.cloud. Again, thank you for bringing this to our attention.

  4. "Work"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Mississauga, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Amgen full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Challenging work environment always learning

    Cons

    Poor pay for the workload and efforts

    Amgen Response

    October 6, 2020Social Media Coordinator

    Thank you for your review. We value your feedback on this matter and would like to learn more about your experience so we can prevent similar feelings in the future. Please contact our team at talentacquisitioninquiries@amgen.com to share more. Thank you for your time.

  5. "I need employment from amgen"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations in Burnaby, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Amgen full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Amgen is a dedicated company that provides drugs to fight disease and illnesses. As a result of that I got the passion to work with the company

    Cons

    I would be very much grateful if amgen could widen it tentacles to cover all parts of the world.

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  6. Helpful (1)

    "Great perks, not great culture"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Bio-pharmaceutical Representative in Mississauga, ON

    I worked at Amgen full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    RRSP matching, bonus, reputation, team

    Cons

    top-down management, reps are not included in decisions

  7. "Good"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Coop 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Nice people to work with

    Cons

    Not much to say about it

  8. "Anonymous"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Graduate Co-Op 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Great work/life balance - Enthusiastic and positive company - Ability to move up

    Cons

    - Limited young talent, a lot of people who have been with the company for decades

  9. "Truly innovative company with an excellent reputation"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Bio-pharmaceutical Representative in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    High salary, approachable and down to earth leaders who lead by example, strong pipeline, stock options, “family” feeling among peers, opportunities for continuing education/development

    Cons

    I have been in my sales role for a year and cannot say one negative piece of feedback. I feel very lucky to be working for Amgen Canada!

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  10. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Service Desk Technician in Burnaby, BC
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    I like the cozy friendly environment of Amgen company

    Cons

    No cons for this company

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