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Amgen Senior Associate Reviews

Updated 16 Nov 2019

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3.7
72%
Recommend to a Friend
81%
Approve of CEO
Amgen CEO Robert A. Bradway
Robert A. Bradway
36 Ratings
  1. "Overall good"

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    Current Contractor - Senior Associate 

    I have been working at Amgen

    Pros

    Experience, full time conversion opportunity

    Cons

    No benefits at all, do not get invitations for meetings, limited networking opportunities

    Amgen2019-11-17
  2. "Review"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Contractor - Senior Sourcing Associate 

    I have been working at Amgen

    Pros

    It is a great company to work for.

    Cons

    Some bad Sr management with no people skills.

    Amgen2019-11-06
  3. "Great Work-Life Balance"

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    Current Employee - Senior Associate Supply Chain 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Amgen is extremely flexible and emphasizes work-life balance for all. The benefits are incredible.

    Cons

    No cons at this time.

    Amgen2019-11-04
  4. Helpful (1)

    "Big Company and Nice perks but they don't care about you"

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    Current Contractor - Senior Research Associate 
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Amgen

    Pros

    Beautiful campus, free snacks, meaningful work.

    Cons

    Company is so big they don't care about you. Everyone is overworked.

    Amgen2019-11-13
  5. "Work Culture depends on group"

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    Current Contractor - Senior QC Associate in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Amgen for more than a year

    Pros

    It was ok, very reasonable workload.

    Cons

    People tend to not communicate openly.

    Amgen2019-09-10
  6. Helpful (1)

    "Overall a good experience"

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    Former Employee - Senior Research Associate in South San Francisco, CA

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

    Pros

    Overall, a good place to work and learn.

    Cons

    Politics gets in the way of science.

    Amgen2019-08-24
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Great"

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    Current Employee - Senior Associate 

    I have been working at Amgen full-time

    Pros

    Great ok good social snacks

    Cons

    Poor senior manager. Limited growth

    Amgen2019-08-06
  8. Helpful (4)

    "Working at Amgen"

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    Current Employee - Senior Associate Program Analyst in Thousand Oaks, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Amgen full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great time off and benefits

    Cons

    Long hours even though they say "work-life balance." Tend to hire who the hiring managers know. Lack of diversity in race and cultures.

    Amgen2019-07-08
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Great place to work with incredible benefits"

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    Former Employee - Senior Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Amgen full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Excellent pay Great benefits Great culture to learn and grown professionally

    Cons

    Sometimes it felt challenging to utilize time off due to the fast-paced nature of the business and the amount of concurrent projects.

    Amgen2019-06-14
  10. Helpful (3)

    "Stressful and Manic"

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    Current Employee - Senior QA Associate in Dún Laoghaire
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Amgen full-time

    Pros

    They pay well and that’s it’

    Cons

    Disorganized, poor training, Always looking for people to blame when things go wrong, stressful, manic, little direction and little or no support.

    Advice to Management

    Management simply don’t seem to manage at all, seem to not care about employees or are somewhat incompetent and simply don’t know how to.

    Amgen2019-06-19
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