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laid-back and stable company

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Web Marketing Specialist in Austin, TX
Former Employee - Web Marketing Specialist in Austin, TX
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at National Instruments full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

stable, good benefits and in-house clinic

Cons

a lot of talkers and not too much actions. conservative,low-pay

Other Employee Reviews for National Instruments

  1. Helpful (1)

    Company that doubles down on value of their employees

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Staff Software Engineer in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Staff Software Engineer in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at National Instruments full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Invests in employee's careers 100 year plan Intelligent Leadership Transparency in management decisions Excellent opportunities for improving health and wellness of employees, with Smoking Cessation Programs for free and health programs for free

    Cons

    Salaries are average, not above Work balancing can be rough if you don't communicate with your manager when you are overloaded

    Advice to Management

    Conduct more one-on-one meetings with your employees to know what's going on in their day-to-day


  2. Helpful (2)

    National Instruments provides a great work environment that prioritizes work-life balance

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Software Engineer in Austin, TX
    Current Intern - Software Engineer in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at National Instruments as an intern (More than a year)

    Pros

    NI is very good about separating work and life. It is unusual to have to stay at the office late. Additionally, NI provides great feedback to employees in a systematic way so you know that you are doing your job correctly or if you need to improve in any way. Parties and happy hours in the office are common place and it is very easy to become great friends with your coworkers here.

    Cons

    NI doesn't pay as well as some of the companies in the tech/software field. It certainly isn't bad especially coupled with no state income tax in Texas, but it could be improved to match other companies offerings.

    Advice to Management

    I wish the starting pay reflected prior work done for the company and was not set in stone. It would be much easier to entice the best people to come work at NI.


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