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Shockwave Medical Overview

Fremont, CA (US)
51 to 200 employees
2012
Company - Private
Healthcare Services & Hospital
Unknown / Non-Applicable
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The Lithoplasty® family of balloon dilatation catheters incorporate tiny lithotripsy electrodes designed to increase the compliance of rigid vascular and valvular lesions prior to low-pressure dilation, thereby limiting injury to healthy tissue and overcoming significant ... Read more

Shockwave Medical Reviews

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Doug Godshall
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    Current Employee - Sales in Fremont, CA (US)
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    I have been working at Shockwave Medical full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Physicians are excited about technology. Product performs as expected and offers additional option for treating severely calcified lesions. Simple to use. A product one can stand behind confidently. Young company in high growth phase.

    Cons

    Lack of reimbursement resulting in customer push back. Toxic/arrogant culture. Poor sales leadership. Fear based management style. Limited support.

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Shockwave Medical Interviews

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    Clinical Research Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Fremont, CA (US)
    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Shockwave Medical (Fremont, CA (US)) in August 2017.

    Interview

    Completely disrespectful of my time and disorganized. I should have taken that as a red flag when I accepted my offer. They rescheduled on me several times, there is no way to call anyone and confirm, they hide their email addresses behind some software so if you have questions you can't actually call them. Plus when I had a phone screen scheduled for one day, my hiring manager called me three days early for the interview because I thinks she got her candidates mixed up. But she was mad I didn't answer the phone (was at work) when SHE had the wrong date! It was horrible process and working here has been really bad so overall I wish I didn't take the offer.

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