SAIC
3.3 of 5 1,052 reviews
www.saic.com Mc Lean, VA 5000+ Employees

SAIC Reviews

Updated Jul 4, 2014
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3.3 1,052 reviews

                             

80% Approve of the CEO

SAIC Chief Executive Officer Anthony Moraco

Anthony Moraco

(59 ratings)

67% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Great pay and excellent people to work with.

    Systems Analyst (Former Employee)
    Colorado Springs, CO

    ProsCompany benefits, strong focus on ethics. on-line training and certifications.

    ConsCompany leadership seemed to have lost focus on the employees, more focused on the company split to Leidos.

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

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    SAIC a company in flux but still a great place to work

    Engineering Designer (Former Employee)
    Oak Ridge, TN

    ProsSAIC provides great learning and intellectual growth opportunities through their world-wide project base yet maintains a casual work environment.

    ConsMany technical employees are responsible for maintaining an average goal of ~95% time sold.

    Advice to Senior ManagementAttempt to cross-train existing, long time employees (10+ years of service?) to another business function where they may be more advantageous to the company before terminating.

    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

    Senior Business Analyst (Current Employee)
    Atlanta, GA

    ProsTime-off is excellent more than 2 weeks. Good company values, great benefits

    ConsWhen your contract ends it may be difficult to find another job with SAIC

    Advice to Senior ManagementCompany need to try and retain employees who have worked with them for years.

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

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    Working with SAIC management

    Senior Usability Engineer (Former Employee)

    ProsWhen first employed, I suggested that I could give brown bag seminars in my career field to interest other SAIC employees in getting certified for a lateral career move. Management approved my proposal and supported acquisition of training materials for it. After that, three employees made the lateral move, proving the concept.

    ConsThe switch to Leidos overshadowed continuation of creative efforts at corporate growth and development.

    Advice to Senior ManagementBe able to walk and chew gum at the same time. Keep up the tradition of forward thinking.

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

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    SAIC

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    San Diego, CA

    Prosdynamic and very diverse sci / tech company, interesting work, very smart people

    Consincreasing managerial hierarchiarchy, became too bureaucratic

    Advice to Senior Managementreturn to earlier innovative approach

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

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    SAIC is a very good company to work for, you have never ending opportunity.

    Project Control (Current Employee)
    McLean, VA

    ProsThe believe in promoting within the company. The training program is very good, they have skill soft class that you can take on your on time, and you own set time.

    ConsThe benefits are good, heath benefit are not bad consider other company. The company believe in you spending time with you family....

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

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    Lots of great people working for the company and they seem to really value their employees.

    Help Desk Analyst (Current Employee)
    San Diego, CA

    ProsGreat benefits, personal growth, work-life balance and lost of good people in the company and it seems like the company really values their employees. No waiting period or anything for benefits. Get full benefits immediatly.

    ConsWorking on a government contract can be a bit stressful when you don't know what is going on with the contract and no it is hard to show how good of a worker you our when your boss is a gov employee and you rarely see your SAIC Manager.

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

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    Great Co.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosone of the great company to work for

    ConsI can't find anything wrong with this co.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Overall a very positive experience. Lay-off process needs to be addressed as well as internal transfers.

    Intelligence Analyst (Former Employee)
    Alexandria, VA

    ProsExcellent benefits. Family friendly. Time off as needed was never an issue. Lower management looked out for their people as best they could.

    ConsPoor communication between management and employees. Career path is convoluted at best. Told several times if I received a particular certification it would boost my career only to have the position taken away and given to a new hire. Highly driven by profit margins.

    Advice to Senior ManagementStay in touch with your people.

    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!

    Project Manager (Current Employee)
    O Fallon, IL

    ProsGreat people at all levels, many opportunities to advance your career and move to other locations. Many chances to travel and help build new business. They take care of their people.

    ConsMost everything is by contract unless you are at the corporate level. If you lose the rearward on a contract, they may not be able to find an opening for you.

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

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