Booz Allen Hamilton

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A great place to grow your skill set; a culture of profesional development

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Associate
Current Employee - Associate

I have been working at Booz Allen Hamilton full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Stable, variety of work experiences, great teams, a chance to work with fascinatingly smart people, generous compensation, great benefits, project-based work

Cons

Work hard play hard culture, stressfull annual assessment process, too focused on billability, needs greater invest in and respect for the early parts of the business development life cycle

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Stay connected with even your most junior staff, diversify our business base, manage people not just clients, streamline the assessment process

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Good, but not the best

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Annapolis Junction, MD
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Annapolis Junction, MD

    I worked at Booz Allen Hamilton full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good compensation, interesting work, a fair number of opportunities for different projects

    Cons

    Generalized reviews for the entire company that are more tedious than average, no technical track, management sometimes disconnected with everyday employees

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Strong firm undergoing large organization changes in uncertain times.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Washington, DC

    I have been working at Booz Allen Hamilton full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    - Capable Staff
    - Good compensation for junior staff with hard skills (e.g. engineering)
    - Relatively good job security in stronger market accounts
    - Very collegial environment
    - Front-line managers and Program Managers are generally very capable

    Cons

    - Front-line / contractual leadership ability may vary across markets
    - Future outlook for the company may seem "poor" for markets or services hit by sequestration
    - Opportunities to showcase/build certain skills have been impacted by current market conditions
    - Not a good environment for folks who desire constant direction/oversight
    - Cultural shift due to the firm going public is noticeable

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The staff understand that these are lean times but sometimes it isn't transparent as to what leadership is doing to stabilize current and secure near-term opportunities to provide job security for current staff. With the government going to larger contractual vehicles that take a long time to award in certain markets, more seems to be at stake with each new competition. Also, more could be done to combat business leaders building fiefdoms instead of utilizing capable staff who are on the bench and aligned to another market.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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