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8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2016)
"Friendly, with opportunities to develop as an individual."
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...

"Know your CV and know what the company does. Be honest and don't try to answer something..."

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

"Working in a cleanroom, our desk space is minimal, which does not make for a great..."

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

"In comparison with other graduates from my university, Boston Scientific Galway is..."

"Great perks including free healthcare, pension, free tickets for different events..."

"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."

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

"It looks like many people move up within the company. However, it's not as clear..."

"The work I have been assigned will make a difference to the output of the company...."

"I was given my own project to work on at an early stage, which made me feel like..."

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

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

"Fast paced, high energy, rewarding."

"The great reputation of the company. The quality of the graduate programme and positive..."

"The training programme hasn't run to schedule due to unforeseen circumstances. However,..."

"Heighten the training on technical problem solving, engineering knowledge, and s..."

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