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I Am Interchangabe & Disposible Cog in the Machine

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Former Employee - Engineer in Tulsa, OK
Former Employee - Engineer in Tulsa, OK

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

Pros

The SEE&I division has a variety of architecture and engineering projects. They work with on federal (DoD & GSA) projects, state government projects, and private sector projects. The projects are commercial, industrial, institutional and multi-unit residential buildings, civil works, and DoD specific projects.

Cons

The quality of a project is not a top concern. Management would rather blame all of the design professionals on a given project for an error rather than address the source of the error. Project managers are more converned about the ease of reporduction rather than following the engineering licensure laws and regulations of the various states. They are seen as "helpful suggestions" which can be ignored when inconvient. Management is unwilling to adress personnel who do not meet the standard of care for their profession and constantly produce documents which have errors and/or are unbildable. Management does not communicate with the professionals producing the designs until there are cost overruns or design errors.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Take resposibility for your design contracts. Do nit just keep incompetnet people because you need a warm body to produce work. Value the professionals who do a good job instead of treating them like a inconivent number.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Overall, I enjoyed working at SAIC

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    Former Employee - Acquisition Logistics Expert I in Columbia, MD
    Former Employee - Acquisition Logistics Expert I in Columbia, MD

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

    Pros

    Friendly environment, wide range of access to career opportunities.

    Cons

    Only paid for 9 out of the 10 government holidays per year.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Great Company and Great Opportunity for a College Job

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    Former Employee - Laborer in Cape Girardeau, MO
    Former Employee - Laborer in Cape Girardeau, MO

    I worked at SAIC part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great Managers and great atmosphere to work with.

    Cons

    Work wasn't consistent and work schedule would change without any word.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what your doing

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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