Reliant Energy
3.0 of 5 24 reviews
www.reliant.com Houston, TX 5000+ Employees

Reliant Energy Reviews

Updated Feb 27, 2014
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3.0 24 reviews

                             

75% Approve of the CEO

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Elizabeth Killinger

(4 ratings)

55% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Great Work Environment

Senior Information Architect (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

I have been working at Reliant Energy as a contractor for more than 3 years

ProsWork life balance is amazing and initial pay as a contractor is ideal

ConsConversion to perm is a lower salary than expected but bonus structure is large

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

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Analyst (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

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

ProsThis is one of the best electric utility company to work in USA. They are well organised and work with all forms of business in the energy industry. They have a certain standard and you can notice while working with the company. This is a definite recommendation if you have dreams to move to energy sector.

ConsThere are none so far.

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

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I love the people I work with!

Business Analyst (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

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

ProsThe people are awesome to work with. Great environment with many challenges if you're will to take them on.

ConsRecently acquired by NRG who is continuing to acquire more companies and have seen some layoffs over the past year as a result of the growth.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Risk Analyst (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

I have been working at Reliant Energy full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGreat team of talented people to work with

ConsCompany benefits are not as good as other companies in same industry. Promotions are far and few and not often communicated to the group.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Billing Tech

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Reliant Energy as a contractor

ProsGrowth potential is there, there is lots of new changes everyday, as they are merging.The atmosphere is aggressive

ConsCo-workers tend to be clannish,and at the end of the day there has been some petty stuff.And you might get better perks if you are a who you know type of person.

Advice to Senior ManagementValue everyone contributions that helped you get to that goal

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

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6 years with company

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

I have been working at Reliant Energy full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGreat people and some flexibility

ConsSalaries are low for the industry

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

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used to be a better place to work

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

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

ProsPay is very competitive with the market

ConsCEO is selling staff short with current merger.

Advice to Senior ManagementAppreciate your people during a merger.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Pretty good

Project Manager (Current Employee)

I have been working at Reliant Energy

ProsIts a big company with lots of potential

ConsLots of politics, don't pay alot. no appreciation.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

I have been working at Reliant Energy

ProsBenefits are good and they are worth their weight in gold, it was a great place to work. would recommend this company.

ConsNRG take over was the worst thing that could have happened, they micro managed all process and leadership functions within the company

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Billing Analyst (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

I have been working at Reliant Energy

ProsStrong company, good location and good leadership

ConsVery large number of employees. You tend to become a number rather than a name.

Advice to Senior ManagementTry to provide employees with better communication and transparency

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