Orbital Sciences

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Orbital Sciences Review

Director (Current Employee) Dulles, VA

ProsOrbital offers a very good Benefits package and their salaries are competitive. Interesting and innovative business that continues to grow. Programs in place to reward innovative ideas.

ConsOrbital runs fairly lean and does not invest much in technology to support business processes. Everyone is very busy and at some sites, there is not much of a sense of community.

Advice to Senior ManagementConsider reviewing and replacing administrative systems used to support business processes.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    A Mixed Bag

    Principal Engineer (Former Employee) Dulles, VA

    I worked at Orbital Sciences full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Good working atmosphere. Interesting programs. High quality coworkers. Efforts are… Cons: Some of the managers are of little or no help, and directors have little contact with employees. Too much work is still done ad hoc,… Advice to Senior Management: Spend money on process/tools improvement. That means a decent amount of time from a few people on research before new tools are purchased, purchase of… More
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    Engineer

    Principal Engineer (Current Employee) Chandler, AZ

    I have been working at Orbital Sciences as a contractor for less than a year


    Pros: Good for a defence sub contractor Cons: Look like a govt job Advice to Senior Management: Good luck Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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