Harvard University
3.9 of 5 426 reviews
www.harvard.edu Cambridge, MA 5000+ Employees

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Excellent work environment, world class people and facilities

Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Cambridge, MA

I have been working at Harvard University full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGreat people, work/life balance, flexible work schedules possible, always plenty to do

ConsAdoption of new and good ideas can take a long time; always need to be aware of what is technically and politically possible; compensation below industry norm

Advice to Senior ManagementListen more to the top notch people you've hired while making changes

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

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Amazing people, very bureaucratic

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Harvard University


Pros: The people in my office were wonderful. There was mutual respect and everyone… Cons: Occasionally there are inefficiencies or hoops to jump through to get to a certain point (i.e.… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Yay!

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Harvard University


Pros: Super awesome place to work! Cons: No cons, none at all, zero. Advice to Senior Management: More vacation! Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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