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A challenging and rewarding experience. Worked in software, systems and test engineering .

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Former Employee - Principal Systems Engineer in San Diego, CA
Former Employee - Principal Systems Engineer in San Diego, CA

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

Pros

The people and the technology was the best. Worked for them for 25 years? Excellent resource groups and activities

Cons

Our facility was small and had limited opportunities. But being small made it feel like a family, since you knew everyone

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    good place to work

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    Current Employee - Product Line Manager in El Segundo, CA
    Current Employee - Product Line Manager in El Segundo, CA

    I have been working at Raytheon full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    freedom to grow and expand and advance. I enjoy the culture and the environment. Its basically a fun place to work

    Cons

    commute is far and lengthy

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep up the good work

    No opinion of CEO
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    There are better places to work

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Boston, MA

    I worked at Raytheon full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Most people, who are not managers, are very nice.

    Cons

    Very political. There is a chasm between the Management and the Workers. If you tell a manager that there is a problem with a product you may very likely be targeted for retaliation including bad reviews, less pay increases and lay off. Example, try to find out what happened to any engineers who spoke out about problems on the Patriot Missile System in the 1990s.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    There are only a few that a non political worker can talk to but even these will throw you in front of the bus in order to survive when the heat is on.

    Doesn't Recommend
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    Disapproves of CEO
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