Gilead Sciences Reviews

Updated 8 Aug 2020

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3.5
62%
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90%
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Gilead Sciences CEO Daniel O’Day (no image)
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70 Ratings
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  1. "A good place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Regulatory Affairs Associate 
    Recommends

    I worked at Gilead Sciences full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly staff, great perks, cutting edge science

    Cons

    AS with any big organisation convoluted decision making

  2. Helpful (4)

    "Very good Salary but very poor Leadership"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Finance Manager in Germany, TX
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Salary and Benefits above market, human working hours

    Cons

    poor Leadership, injustices, relations count more than expertise or profession


  3. "Overall Good"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Research Associate in San Jose, CA
    Recommends

    I worked at Gilead Sciences full-time

    Pros

    Good place to work, cares for their employees.

    Cons

    Not much on my part, some communications issues but nothing grand.

  4. "Gilead Sciences, Inc."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Gilead Sciences full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Strong Culture, Ethical Company, Strong Focus on Strategy and Execution

    Cons

    Evolving organization. Looking to grow into large pharma company beyond antivirals and the organization has faced challenges in this regard.

  5. "Sr. Research Associate"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Research Associate in Foster City, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    great place to work. emphasis on career rowth

    Cons

    not many cons to working here

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  6. "Great Work environment"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Student in London, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Gilead Sciences part-time

    Pros

    Great people, exposure to new challenges, exciting work.

    Cons

    Work Schedule can be hectic

  7. "great benefits"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Poker Dealer in Rohnert Park, CA

    I worked at Gilead Sciences full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    great benefits, good food, good pay

    Cons

    work on holidays, long days during holidays, blackout days for vacation

  8. Helpful (3)

    "Hierarchical and Silo"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Director in Foster City, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great pay and benefits. Business results expectations are relatively easy to deliver.

    Cons

    Do not collaborate well across cross-functional groups. Political. Environment discourages speaking up and challenge status-quo.

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  9. "Overall a good company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Clinical Trial Manager in Foster City, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Gilead Sciences full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very good benefits, career growth opportunities and nice perks

    Cons

    As with every company, some process could be better defined and some managers have their favorites

  10. "Very happy"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Doctor in Jodhpur, Rajasthan
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Gilead Sciences full-time

    Pros

    I am very happy with the following link.

    Cons

    It is a great time with your company.

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