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Updated 17 October, 2017
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  1. "Good job opportunity"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at University of Cambridge part-time

    Pros

    Professional, ethical, academic and international.

    Cons

    None that I have known or seen.


  2. "Great, relaxed, smart people"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Clear cut payscale with yearly bonuses and a generous pension.

    Cons

    Lack of high quality software developers.


  3. "Education"

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    Former Employee - Education Reform Project Manager in Cambridge, East of England, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Education Reform Project Manager in Cambridge, East of England, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Cambridge full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits, good salary, prospect career, nice location

    Cons

    A little bit corporate


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  5. "Fantastic working experience in the UoC"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Nice people, nice city and good working environment.

    Cons

    Actually no cons, only one might be less competition.


  6. "Good for career development"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Cambridge full-time

    Pros

    Lots of workshops, career seminars, etc that you can take advantage of.

    Cons

    Salary is lower than other Universities. Discrimination against female staff in my current Department.


  7. "Master"

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    Former Employee - Master
    Former Employee - Master
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Cambridge full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    superb environment,culture,students and staff and of course education

    Cons

    No cons for uni Cambridge


  8. "Lack of diversity"

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    Current Employee - Research Associate in Cambridge, East of England, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Research Associate in Cambridge, East of England, England (UK)

    I have been working at University of Cambridge full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    You have the ability to meet with people who are at the top in their areas.

    Cons

    Not many opportunities for people of minority ethnic groups.

    Advice to Management

    I think they should do more to entrench diversity of workforce and researchers in the University.


  9. "research assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Amazing Atmosphere
    Flexible working hours
    cutting edge research and technology

    Cons

    I found no cons with the placement it was a great environment

    Advice to Management

    I do not have any advice


  10. "sales"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in London, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Cambridge full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    great place to work at

    Cons

    none that I can think of

    Advice to Management

    none


  11. "Cambridge University"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    World leading university and people

    Cons

    Occasionally stuck in the past


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