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8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2016)
"Adaptive and comprehensive."
Pros: 
  • The flexi-time system allows employees a lot of freedom with their work/life balance.
  • It’s widely perceived that hard work will result in recognition and career progression.
  • The complete process, from R&D to manufacturing is all done in one location.
  • There is good support available from managers and supervisors as well as a strong social culture.
Cons: 
  • Some employees felt that there wasn’t enough space for everyone in the offices.
  • There were many systems and procedures to learn early on.
  • The company is so large that it can be overwhelming at times.
  • The training programme ran into problems and didn’t run to schedule.
Culture
8.7 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
6.8 / 10
 
Hours
8.6 / 10
 
Salary
8.0 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.5 / 10
 
 
Training
7.4 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"The key is to prepare scenarios of instances where you showed key competencies and..."

"Boston Scientific has a fantastic work culture. It's a culture where everyone helps..."

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"Fairly flexible but they can depend on your supervisor. You can work around the core..."

"It was well above average for a graduate engineer."

"Free health insurance and a good sports and social club with discounted tickets to..."

"I was mostly asked about my thesis and what I discovered in my research."

"We get reminders not to print things unless it's absolutely required. There's basic..."

"Managers are very accessible."

"I work with a very diverse team and have seen no discrimination to women or minorities...."

"There is definitely a culture within Boston Scientific Galway where they promote..."

"I'm generally satisfied with the work assigned and I get very varied day-to-day tasks,..."

"A good benefits package and great flexible working hours."

"Communication within my department is poor."

"The reception area of Boston Scientific Galway was originally a manufacturing site..."

"Professional. Dynamic. Engaging."

"It's a well-known medical device company with a reputation for treating employees..."

"I received mostly online training and will be doing day training in the next month..."

"Give graduates the option to apply for the mechanical engineering and R&D roles separately..."

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