Exelis Reviews

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Exelis President & CEO David F. Melcher
David F. Melcher
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  • Electronic engineer

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Electronics Engineer in Fort Wayne, IN
    Current Employee - Electronics Engineer in Fort Wayne, IN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Exelis full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good entry level company to begin a career.

    Cons

    Shrinking defense budget leaves few opportunities for growth.

    Advice to Management

    Diversify.


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    Anonymous Employee in Roanoke, VA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at Exelis (Roanoke, VA).

    Interview

    was interviewed at one time by 10 supervisors, with each having their own questions. they were very professional, and took notes of the answers. they did ask personal questions about home life. discussed the working hours and would overtime be a problem. they ask about transportation and dependability because i have children. have to be able to obtain a security clearance, so there are background including financial history.

    Interview Questions

    • why i wanted to work there, personal questions for security clearance, dependability,experience,ability of hours to work and ift.   1 Answer

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Website www.exelisinc.com
Headquarters Mc Lean, VA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 2011
Type Company - Public (XLS)
Industry Business Services
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Exelis is a pure-play aerospace, defense and information solutions company with strong positions in enduring and emerging global markets, some 20,000 employees and 2010 revenues of about $6 billion. A leader in networked communications, sensing and surveillance, electronic warfare, air traffic solutions and information systems, Exelis also has growing positions in cyber security, composite aerostructures, navigation, logistics and technical services. The company has a 50-year legacy of innovation and technology expertise, partnering with customers worldwide to deliver ... More

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