Medtronic Reviews

Updated 29 Sep 2020

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3.8
76%
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92%
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Medtronic Chairman and CEO Omar S. Ishrak
Omar S. Ishrak
1,750 Ratings
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  • "The standard large company issues(in 107 reviews)

  • "Upper Management doesn't understand how time works when it comes to getting things done(in 85 reviews)

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  1. "Nice place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Account Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Medtronic full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Understanding, easy going, organised, planning ahead,

    Cons

    Too much compuyer work to do at home

  2. "Great company who care about employees"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Marketing Intern in Watford, East of England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Medtronic full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Always supported by higher ups Opinions were valued and felt my voice was heard Ethical company who care about customers Plenty of great opportunities and experiences available

    Cons

    Huge company with a lot going on so easy to feel overwhelmed at times


  3. "Good"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Strategy Intern 

    I have been working at Medtronic part-time

    Pros

    Nice place to work at and steep learning curve

    Cons

    There are none. It’s awesome

  4. "Mixed Feelings"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Territory Sales Manager in North Watford, England

    I worked at Medtronic full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Compensation outside of salary is excellent, lots of great people

    Cons

    Basic salary well short of market average.

  5. "Ok"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Territory Manager 

    I worked at Medtronic full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Better paid than other med tech

    Cons

    Slow to progress in a matrix organisation, very formal environment

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  6. Helpful (1)

    "GREAT COMPANY AND STAFF BUT WITH SENIOR LEVEL BULLY CULTURE"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - N/A 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Medtronic full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    30 days annual leave, Helping patients in every role, great products,

    Cons

    bully culture from senior leaders, No communication between leaders, no recognition, undervalued, expensive onsite cafe, no work life balance

  7. "Strong pipeline"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in Watford, East of England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Medtronic full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great company and fantastic products

    Cons

    Due to size of company the processes can make it hard to do things

  8. "Massive opportunities with this company"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - EMEA Infrastructure and Operations Manager 

    I have been working at Medtronic full-time

    Pros

    Evolving, fast paced, complex, cutting edge

    Cons

    Horribly overloaded in some areas

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  9. "Join Medtronic to provide valuable changes"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Therapy Development Specialist 

    I worked at Medtronic full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Modern company with great career opportunities

    Cons

    You have to have passion to help people to be able to work in operating theatre while promoting company products

  10. "Life-saving products; largest medical device company in the world"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales/Manager 

    I worked at Medtronic full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great products, positive corporate values

    Cons

    Lots of internal processes & red tape

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