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Get the inside buzz from graduates at Boston Scientific

8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2016)
"Helpful and attentive."
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...

"I felt the interview was very relaxed and they weren't trying to catch me out. Past..."

"There is a good social scene. There's a lot of young people in the organisation so..."

"There's currently a shortage of desks for the number of employees working in the..."

"I work eight hours a day generally. My employer is quite flexible about what time..."

"Boston offer one of the best pay packages for graduates. However, other programmes..."

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

"Tell us about yourself. How well do you work with others and as part of a team? How..."

"There are cycle to work schemes in place and carpooling is both accommodated and..."

"The head supervisor knows me quite well and checks in with me every now and again...."

"There are societies set up within Boston Scientific for minority groups. All of the..."

"We're told that promotion possibilities are open and equal and based on work and..."

"I'm working on a number of quality issues."

"It's a fast-paced workplace with exciting technology in use and very varied day-to-day..."

"There could be more training and the hours can be long at times. It can be hard to..."

"Bake offs are very popular at tea time."

"Highly engaged with the workforce and everybody is respected."

"I had a prior internship with the company and great previous exposure to the working..."

"The graduate programme was described as having a structured two-year training plan...."

"Make the training more specific."

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