Georgia Tech

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Georgia Tech Reviews

Updated Jul 3, 2014
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4.0 370 reviews

92% Approve of the CEO

Georgia Tech President Bud Peterson

Bud Peterson

(185 ratings)

88% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Flexible hours and work environment enables a good work-life balance(in 9 reviews)

  • Great work environment with some very talented and interesting people(in 14 reviews)


Cons
  • Not the best work/life balance but it could definitely be worse and you have to be fine living in Atlanta(in 6 reviews)

  • I've heard still no raises yet parking costs and benefits have increased(in 8 reviews)

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    Working on campus at Georgia Tech

    Teaching Assistant (Current Employee) Atlanta, GA

    ProsI love working on campus. It is a great opportunity for students to gain work experience and studying during the same semester.

    ConsI cant think of any cons. It has been a great experience being a teaching assistant at Georgia Tech.

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    Great place to be a graduate student!!!

    Graduate Research Assistant (Former Employee) Atlanta, GA

    ProsGeorgia Tech is a great place to be a graduate student. The program length is appropriate for obtaining appropriate experience and knowledge to be successful.

    ConsI enjoyed my time at this university and do not have anything negative to say about it. Atlanta, as a city, is also very nice.

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

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    Helluva Engineering school

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosawesome place to school, great culture and lots of opportunity

    Consyou will work and you will work hard!

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    Great

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat work environment, good opportunities.

    Consdifficult work load, lots of work

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    Love It Here Love It Here...

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Atlanta, GA

    ProsLaid back, friendly, work that matters, just awesomeness all around!!

    ConsThere are absolutely no "Cons"

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work!

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

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    Great Benefits, great work environment

    Research Technologist (Former Employee) Atlanta, GA

    Pros- Great work environment
    - Opportunity to work with lots of smart individuals
    - Challenging projects
    - Awesome benefits (health, fitness center, etc)

    Cons- Lots of traffic
    - Government funded, so everything moves slow

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

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    Graduate Research Assistant

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prospeople here are kind and nice. time is free

    Conspace is a little slow, somebody may not like it, but i like it

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    Very pleasant place to work, tight-knit community

    Intern (Former Employee) Atlanta, GA

    ProsGood supervision and training. Feel like you have the ability to make an impact. People are very friendly and nice and willing to help you out.

    ConsExtra event requirements and odd hours at time. Have to ask for feedback and sometimes did not feel very challenged.

    Advice to Senior ManagementBe more personable during informal time with employees

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

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    Georgia Tech provides great networking opportunities.

    Student (Former Employee) Atlanta, GA

    ProsGeorgia Tech is a global leader in education and research. There are many opportunities to network with people and businesses. Many successful companies regularly visit to recruit.

    ConsGeorgia Tech has a very competitive atmosphere that may be difficult to handle. You must be willing to work hard and have the ability to teach yourself new things very quickly.

    Advice to Senior ManagementThank you for a great staff!

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

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    great place.

    Postdoctoral Fellow (Current Employee) Atlanta, GA

    ProsThe university has a beautiful campus and the environment is also good. The research level of the university is high especially for engineering area.

    ConsThe Safety around the campus is a concern. During midnight, you'd better not walking alone around the campus. But the situation looks improving now.

    Advice to Senior ManagementImprove salary.

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

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