Working as a Principal Research Scientist

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Principal Research Scientist Ratings

15K Principal Research Scientist reviews for 5K companies

Work/Life Balance
3.7 ★
Compensation & Benefits
3.5 ★
Career Opportunity
3.5 ★
Number of Jobs on Glassdoor

292 Principal Research Scientist Jobs

Principal Research Scientist Reviews

What do Principal Research Scientist professionals have to say about their job? Read through 15K Principal Research Scientist reviews for 5K companies.
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Exela Pharma SciencesExela Pharma Sciences
8 Nov 2019

“Compassionate managers who are happy to teach and learn.”

Social Scientist
18 Nov 2021

“I also enjoy the education and training funding opportunities.”

28 Nov 2020

“A very happy working atmosphere!”

Senior Scientist
13 Jan 2022

“monetary perks like occasional free lunch or happy hours.”

Jacobs Engineering
1 Sep 2021

“Wasn't a happy place to work.”

Principal Scientist
28 Aug 2019

“People are generally collegial and enjoy building personal relationships.”

Top Companies for Principal Research Scientist

3.9 ★
4K Jobs
9K Reviews
12K Salaries

We are a science-led global healthcare company. We research and develop a broad range of innovative products in three primary areas of Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Consumer Healthcare. We also have a significant global presence with commercial operations in more than 150 countries, a network of 64 manufacturing sites in 31 countries and large R&D facilities in the UK, USA, Spain, Belgium and China.

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