Raytheon
3.3 of 5 1,255 reviews
www.raytheon.com Waltham, MA 5000+ Employees

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Great opportunity to grow... if you are a take-charge type of person

Senior Contracts Negotiator (Current Employee)
Andover, MA

I have been working at Raytheon

Prosawesome opportunities for growth due to "booming" programs; ability to build skillset in multiple disciplines (i.e. contracts, finance, programs, engineering, etc.); international travel; opportunity to impact major economic and political decisions; company takes excellent care of employees on travel

Conscomplex avenues for dealing with customers; general defense industry issues at the senior management levels; your ability to show your skills depends on the type of manager you have; fortunately, my managers are excellent so i am in a position to grow

Advice to Senior Managementempower the good employees

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Say goodbye to high tech---IDS engineering = paperwork/emails

Systems Engineer (Current Employee)
Tewksbury, MA

I have been working at Raytheon


Pros: - Fairly stable and low pressure work environment. - Opportunities for young engineers… Cons: - Not much advanced tech--even the few ECs / IRADs are limited to IT integration. - People are too overwhelmed by everyday work to think long… Advice to Senior Management: Cut middle management. Our job is to solve customer problems quickly and effectively. Do we really need so much paperwork with every… More

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RMS is a good place to work at for a few years if you are an engineer and have to live in Tucson.

Senior Systems Engineer I (Current Employee)
Tucson, AZ

I have been working at Raytheon


Pros: Most of the work and projects are very interesting engineering solutions. A person can learn a lot from others that are interested in sharing… Cons: One is that it is a missile defense company, so note that you will most likely work on projects that deal with the government, need… Advice to Senior Management: To promote better career management to all employees. To promote a more friendlier and knowledge sharing atmosphere. To really promote cross learning (or… More

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