Agilent Technologies
3.6 of 5 477 reviews
www.agilent.com Santa Clara, CA 5000+ Employees

Agilent Technologies Reviews

Updated Apr 16, 2014
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3.6 477 reviews

                             

68% Approve of the CEO

Agilent Technologies CEO and Director Bill Sullivan

Bill Sullivan

(309 ratings)

75% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Great Company

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Agilent Technologies

ProsGreat culture and employees. I enjoy coming here everyday.

Conslow pay and benefits are ok. Employees are older so harder to move up.

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Extremely professional and well-run organization

Process Development Chemist (Former Employee)
Boulder, CO

I worked at Agilent Technologies as a contractor for more than a year

ProsNo drama from supervisors, great salary, great support teams, friendly workforce

Conssome employee burnout from routine tasks. some employees were frustrated with no being moved around to work on different tasks.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Field Service Engineer (Current Employee)
Los Angeles, CA

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

ProsMake your own schedule. Overtime pay is nice.

ConsNeed to work overtime. May have to stay in one location.

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great company

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Agilent Technologies

Prosgreat employer will work here forever

Conslong drive for me but is ok

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production, shipping and receiving

Assembler (Former Employee)
Santa Rosa, CA

I worked at Agilent Technologies full-time for more than 10 years

Proscompany with a lot of opportunities to demonstrate I want to grow up

ConsI don't have comments for this question!

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Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good people, loyal client.

Marketing (Current Employee)
Fort Collins, CO

I have been working at Agilent Technologies as a contractor for more than 10 years

ProsStrong commitment to people and teams, genuine concern for work-life balance, hard workers who demand hard work in return -- but also show great appreciation and loyalty for performers who get the job done.

ConsOccasional tendency toward fire drills, some projects could use more planning, but overall, projects are planned as far in advance as possible, and roles and responsibilities are clearly defined.

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Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Co-Op Intern (Current Employee)

I have been working at Agilent Technologies as an intern for less than a year

ProsThe people are so nice! Everyone is so helpful and kind! Also people are so enthusiastic about their jobs. Overall, I think the majority of the people at this company are happy.

ConsPeople are very intelligent here, and as I'm a junior in college, sometimes some stuff goes over my head.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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A great place to work, it feels like I'm part of a family at this company

R&D Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Santa Rosa, CA

I have been working at Agilent Technologies full-time for more than 5 years

ProsFantastic people, great atmosphere, flexable hours, worklife balance, free fitness classes, basketball, ping pong, golf league overall a really fun place to work

ConsFrequency layoffs, below average salaries

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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AAorking at Agilent

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Agilent Technologies full-time for more than 8 years

ProsOpen door policy. Great management team. Great emphasis on training people managers. Good benefits. Change is the word of the day in this company. It is very Agile and responds to teh markets , customers and surveys quickly.

ConsIf you are not used to changes and adapting to them, you'll find it hard to stay or survive in this ever changing environment.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great place to work. Retained more of the "HP Way" than HP

Procurement (Current Employee)
San Jose, CA

I have been working at Agilent Technologies full-time for more than 10 years

ProsPeople are great. The average length of service is high indicating people like the place. Because of this there is an inherent strong base of knowlege in all work areas/departments.

ConsAs with alot of older companies job opportunities/growth need to be sought after.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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