Genentech
Genentech is a biotechnology company that discovers, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines to treat... read more
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Genentech Company Culture

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Genentech employees generally work 9.0 hrs a day
Work Hours
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Employees at Genentech report the work pace is comfortably fast
Work Pace
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On a typical day, employees at Genentech have 2 meetings
Meetings
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86% of Genentech employees look forward to interacting with their team every day
Coworkers
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Genentech employees most often take 15-20 paid vacation and sick days each year
Perks & Benefits
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60% of Genentech employees report they are happy with their work life balance
Work Life Balance
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Genentech employees typically get valuable feedback on how to improve at work Once a month
Feedback
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81% of Genentech employees call their work environment positive
Environment

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Candidates By Department

All Industries
46%
Engineering
20%
Marketing
6%
Product
5%
IT
4%
Other
19%

Candidates By Location

San Francisco
32%
Los Angeles
4%
New York City
4%
Boston
2%
Atlanta
2%
Other
56%

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How's the work life balance at Genentech?

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  • Much better than a lot of other tech places.

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What benefits does Genentech provide?

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  • 401K matching, 6 weeks sabbatical, huge gym, free bus, concert, many social events

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What's the company culture like at Genentech?

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  • Relaxed atmosphere high school mentality

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How do I do well in an interview at Genentech?

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  • Don't admit any past mistakes, no matter how trivial. Don't come across as a "strong personality".

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How long do the interviews usually take at Genentech?

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  • A week is typical with interviews schedules each day including panels.

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  • When it comes to gender, ethnic, identity diversity, Genentech is outstanding. But, all of these people come from the same 3-4 places, so...

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Gender Score How positively women rate their overall experience at Genentech

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Genentech currently ranks in the Top 40% of similarly sized companies on Comparably

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Genentech currently ranks in the Top 30% of similarly sized companies on Comparably

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54%Promoters
23%Passives
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Mission, Vision, & Values

To develop drugs to address significant unmet medical needs.

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Genentech Culture At a Glance

199 employees at Genentech have reviewed Genentech across various culture dimensions, providing their opinions on items ranging from executive ratings to the pace at work. The latest review was today.

Overall, the 199 Genentech employees give their leadership a grade of B+, or Top 20% of similar size companies on Comparably. This includes specific ratings of their executive team, CEO, and manager.

Employees at Genentech are generally satisfied with their total compensation at Genentech, which includes a combination of pay, stock and equity, and benefits.

Overall, employees at Genentech are pleased with their team. 199 Participants grade the quality of their coworkers a B. The majority believe the meetings at Genentech are effective, and the majority look forward to interacting with their coworkers.

The majority of employees at Genentech believe the environment at Genentech is positive. Most Participants believe the pace of work at Genentech is comfortably fast. About 57% of the employees at Genentech work 8 hours or less, while 6% of them have an extremely long day - longer than twelve hours.

Overall, the employees at Genentech are happy, based on their aggregated ratings of future outlook, customer perception, and their excitement going to work.

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Genentech vs Competitors

  1. 1st
    Merck
    75 / 100
  2. 2nd
    Genentech
    75 / 100
  3. 3rd
    MedImmune
    74 / 100
  4. 4th
    Pfizer
    72 / 100
  5. 5th
    CVS Health
    70 / 100
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