Thales-Raytheon Systems

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Really laid back work place, great coworkers, great manager. But the pay sucks. No appreciation for your hard work

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fullerton, CA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fullerton, CA

I have been working at Thales-Raytheon Systems (more than 5 years)

Pros

People that work here are really nice and always willing to help. Flexiable work schedule.

Cons

Hard work doesn't get rewarded that often. Lot of senior management changes.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Need to improved employee moral. Should identify hard working employees and promote them before they leave the orginization.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook

15 Other Employee Reviews for Thales-Raytheon Systems (View Most Recent)

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    Good place to work.

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    • Culture & Values
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    Former Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Fullerton, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Fullerton, CA

    I worked at Thales-Raytheon Systems full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    A nice working environment and people are very friendly over there. Co-worker is willing to help each other most of the time.

    Cons

    Too many processes and hierarchies. It is so hard to get promotion if you are doing very well.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Too many system engineers without formal training and knowledge about what they are supposed to know.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
  2.  

    One of the better defense companies

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Fullerton, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Fullerton, CA

    I worked at Thales-Raytheon Systems full-time

    Pros

    TRS is a relatively small branch of Raytheon. It's a slightly more flexible environment. Communication is relatively good with immediate management (of course it depends on your manager). Upper management is pretty responsive to Employee Opinion Surveys.

    Cons

    Raytheon (and TRS) is too obsessed with having managers for everything. The management structure is too big and complex.
    Raytheon is also too obsessed with dividing the company up into a "better" format. This ends up segregating the divisions too much and reducing communication between the divisions.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I would suggest reducing (flattening) the management structure. Remove middle management.
    Also focus more on individuals being responsible for the entire team instead of solely for their own tasks. You need to better encourage working together.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
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