US Strategic Command
- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
I have been working at US Strategic Command as a contractor (more than 10 years)Pros
While everything is heavily dependent on what directorate and division you're in, overall I've found STRATCOM to be supportive of work-life balance. Most leaders are willing to help members and employees find a good fit for their talents, grow their expertise, and stretch their abilities.Cons
In some areas of the Command, it's difficult or impossible to see the results of your work. This sometimes aggravates the usual reluctance to hold civilian employees accountable for achieving results.
As with any military organization, leadership changes and reorganizations frequently disrupt work, from minor tasks to major projects.Advice to ManagementAdvice
Continue to support resiliency initiatives. You have some hard decisions coming with mandated personnel cuts... Choose carefully whether to retain people or positions.RecommendsNeutral OutlookApproves of CEO
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You might find comfort in knowing the United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) has a commanding strategy for deterring and defending against weapons of mass destruction. A unified combatant command of the US Department of Defense, the USSTRATCOM is responsible for early warning of and defense against missile and long-range conventional attacks. The command also oversees the interrelated areas of space, information, and computer network operations, giving the US president and secretary of defense one single resource to understand specific global threats and rapidly...