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Great university, amazing people to work with!

Audio/Visual Technician (Former Employee)
Cambridge, MA

I worked at MIT as a contractor for more than a year

ProsThe jobs are relatively simple and the projects are loose in terms of time management.

ConsThe hours can sometimes be extremely long (12-16 hours a day) and can start very early in the morning (6AM or earlier).

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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student research in engineering lab

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at MIT


Pros: very good culture, smart students Cons: everything is very encouraging and motivating More

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Prestigious, good resources. Bad location, little sense of community.

Research Scientist (Current Employee)
Cambridge, MA

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


Pros: People come to MIT for the caliber of co-workers and the prestige. In these regards, it lives up to expectations. The name carries a lot of… Cons: It seems that the institute has a tendency to nickel-and-dime people for access to services. The campus gym charges staff an exorbitant fee (over $400/yr)… Advice to Senior Management: Invest in some staff housing in the local area. Offer free (or nearly free) education for staff (preferably in conjunction with Harvard and other local… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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