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8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2016)
"Highly engaged with the workforce and everybody is respected."
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..."

"I originally worked as a Co-op in Boston and am now an engineer through the graduate..."

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

"I work a 39 hour week. There is a flexi-time system in place where you have core..."

"Very fair pay for a graduate and in line with industry standards."

"Flexi-time hours are excellent and health Insurance is free for all employees."

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

"There are many recycling points around the building. However, a heavy importance..."

"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..."

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

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

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

"Communication within my department is poor."

"Everyone goes out on Thursday nights."

"Helpful and attentive."

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

"I have picked up some skills around process validation. However, there is definitely..."

"More interaction and more structure to the programme. The organisation is left to..."

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