Plexus

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Systems Analyst - Sr

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  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Neenah, WI
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Neenah, WI

I have been working at Plexus full-time

Pros

There are many very smart people at Plexus, many of whom pour their heart and soul into their work. These people are a joy to work with.

Cons

Severe cost cutting (layoffs) have left many groups, such as IT, very short-handed. It does not appear that this will be changing in the near future.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Stop worrying solely about the current stock price and focus on the 5, 10 and 20 year picture.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Good People Poor Company and Senior Management

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    Former Employee - Engineer in Raleigh, NC
    Former Employee - Engineer in Raleigh, NC

    I worked at Plexus full-time

    Pros

    Great Engineers on personal and professional level & Culture (But both are eroding quickly)

    Cons

    Sub-Par pay
    Sub-Par benefits (No bonus for engineers Average of 3% raises each year)
    Sub-Par management (Management has low average of experience and little product development experience)
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    Management just permanently removed bonuses for engineers stating that it isn't the "Norm" for engineers to get bonuses!
    Management completely discounts experienced engineers, and the career path of being only an engineer and not a manager.
    Upper management is disconnected from mid level management and engineering, accountability has been lost for managers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You've lost several great engineers over the past 6 months, pay attentions to the attrition before it's to late.

    Stop letting manufacturing drive your decisions.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    John and Pete's vision destroyed by Dean and his minions

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Management in Appleton, WI
    Current Employee - Senior Management in Appleton, WI

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

    Pros

    in the 90's - a great place to work where ALL workers were treated well

    Cons

    NOW it's only the very top view who see stock options, bonus and increases in salary. Only the very top will be given the chance to retire from Plexus. When you reach a certain level they will let you go before giving you a chance to retire. In the 25+ years Plexus has been in business - you can count the number of retiries on two hands.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Dean and especially Mike.... Time to Retire - let someone who knows how to grow a business take over AND nurture TOP clients.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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