Northrop Grumman

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Cutting edge research and development of aerospace technology

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Former Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Los Angeles, CA
Former Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Los Angeles, CA

I worked at Northrop Grumman full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

The most exciting, interesting technology I've ever worked on, with some of the sharpest people

Cons

Large bureaucracy, and the ultimate boss driving the bureacracy is congress, the most fickle and near-sighted customer you can imagine.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

* use and contribute to open source projects to get the latest and greatest capabilities
* use knowledgebases, not wikis and forums
* use company-wide VCS for all documents and software

Recommends
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

1862 Other Employee Reviews for Northrop Grumman (View Most Recent)

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    Good Company - Challenging time in Aerospace

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at Northrop Grumman full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Challenging Engineering Assignments with Good Benefits and Training

    Cons

    Current focus on cost reduction due to decline in government aerospace spending

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Manufacturing Engineer

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    Former Employee - Manufacturing Engineer
    Former Employee - Manufacturing Engineer

    I worked at Northrop Grumman full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    -Friendly work environment. My co-workers, along with my manger were a pleasure to work with.
    -Professional Organization. In regards to the values of the organization, NGC is great. They really do strive to be a top-tier organization.
    -Good medical benefits and 401K plan.

    Cons

    -Hard to move up. Moving up the corporate ladder if only easy if you work at one of the main campuses.
    -Pay raises are minimal.
    -Constant concerns of labor shortages and lay-offs. For the last couple of years they have had numerous rounds of lay-offs. This greats, as you can image a high level of anxiety among the work force.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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