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Great place to start your career

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Current Employee - Finance in Austin, TX
Current Employee - Finance in Austin, TX

I have been working at National Instruments full-time

Pros

Friendly, laid back environment with highly knowledgable people to mentor you.

Cons

Hard to find places to move up depending on the group you are in. I wish there was more opportunity for non engineering advancement.

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  1. 3 people found this helpful  

    Must drink the koolaid to succeed here

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    Former Employee - Engineer in Austin, TX
    Former Employee - Engineer in Austin, TX

    I worked at National Instruments full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flexibility, fun environment, great co-workers, beautiful campus, decent cafeteria

    Cons

    Salary stinks, benefits are mediocre, promotions and job changes are for people who suck up to the right people, Managers can be very inexperienced leading to a lot of favoritism and an extreme lack of professionalism. Definitely not a "best place to work" (NI pays to be included on the fortune list of best places to work)

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  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Pretty awesome place to work

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    Current Employee - Staff Hardware Technician in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Staff Hardware Technician in Austin, TX

    I have been working at National Instruments full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Pretty laid back atmosphere. As long as I come in between 8ish and 930is and work about 40 hours a week they're happy. The manufacturing side is more strict about scheduling. The dress code is pretty casual, about the only people in suits are the ones in sales.

    Cons

    Can be a steep learning curve with some of the stuff they used.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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