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3.8
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60%
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87%
Approve of CEO
Joshua Schultz
15 Ratings
Pros
  • "Having a strong positive work environment is paramount(in 5 reviews)

  • "Good company for statisticians and help ful to others its a(in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • "(in 2 reviews)

  • "No work - thats why people have work life balance per se(in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Cytel is growing fast!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Waltham, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cytel Inc full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    I have been at Cytel almost 10 years and in that time we have grown substantially. Management has recently changed but the choices that have been made are in line with what Cytel has always been; that niche CRO that has a small feel no matter how large we grow. My job has been very rewarding in that I have learned so much. We such a large pool of highly intelligent and talented people here that share knowledge on a daily...

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    Cons

    My hope is that at some point we can have summer Fridays.

    Cytel Inc2019-04-01
  2. Helpful (1)

    "Was a great company , now turning into like any other CRO."

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    Current Employee - Senior SAS Programmer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    They are growing, adding multiple clients , lot of changes coming in too quick .

    Cons

    They are reducing compensation for employee ,the reasons are not convincing . There could be a possibility they will turn into Like any other CRO.

    Advice to Management

    Don’t change the values of the company, which was originally created by previous awesome founders.

    Cytel Inc2019-03-29
  3. "in transition"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    smart dedicated staff, friendly colleagues

    Cons

    many management changes over the last year VC-run -values profit over people

    Cytel Inc2019-03-28
  4. Helpful (1)

    "Managers"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend

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

    Pros

    Started positive, downhill from there.

    Cons

    Company got too big, too fast.

    Cytel Inc2019-02-25
  5. Helpful (2)

    "Human Resources"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Cytel Inc full-time

    Pros

    All good , culture is fine, Work life balance is fine

    Cons

    Need to improve infrastructure

    Cytel Inc2018-11-22
  6. "Good company"

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      Former Employee - Bio Statistician in Pune

      I worked at Cytel Inc

      Pros

      Good company to start off with.

      Cons

      Not many drawbacks for this company...

      Cytel Inc2018-11-04
    • "Very Smooth Hiring Process"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at Cytel Inc full-time

        Pros

        To be updated. Will be on boarding next month. So far very satisfied. Will come back later to post.

        Cons

        Not anything to say right now. Maybe will find something later, maybe not at all.

        Advice to Management

        Nice recruiter. Very friendly manager and on boarding HR support team. Warm colleagues.

        Cytel Inc2018-09-28
      • "Sr. CDA"

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        Former Employee - Senior CDA in Pune
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I worked at Cytel Inc full-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        Good Management. Every aspect is good but please see cons.

        Cons

        No work - thats why people have work life balance per se. No standards, people work as per their own rules. BEWARE of their interview team. Will highlight as if they have lot of projects and their will be so many opportunities, but in reality there are none. All other reviews are of old employees who have gotten paid huge amounts for being loyal to company with no to little skill sets compared to industry. Have been...

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        Advice to Management

        Please keep your Management, TL, STL, project managers and Sr. Project managers in check. Please see if they are enabling the business or just getting paid because they are with company from long time.

        Cytel Inc2018-09-21

        Cytel Inc Response

        September 24, 2018CEO - India

        Your feedback is much appreciated. We acknowledge that the Clinical Data Management business at Cytel has traditionally been smaller than Biostatistics and Programming business. We sincerely regret it if your aspiration for variety or extent of CDM work was not met. With the new investment ...

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      • "Good work place"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Cytel Inc full-time

        Pros

        Friendly work Environment and flexibility

        Cons

        Higher management depends more on Team managers than employees

        Cytel Inc2018-07-17
      • Helpful (1)

        "Employee"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Approves of CEO

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

        Pros

        Work life balance and presence in multiple locations

        Cons

        Can be transparent with respect to promotions

        Cytel Inc2018-07-14
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