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A great place to innovate

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Program Manager in Arlington, VA
Current Employee - Program Manager in Arlington, VA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at US Department of Defense full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

High degree of commitment to innovation. Highly talented and motivated people.

Cons

Quite challenging to maintain stakeholder interest in a culture featuring high personnel turnover.

Advice to Management

None

Other Employee Reviews for US Department of Defense

  1. DOD EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Information Technology Supervisor in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Information Technology Supervisor in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Department of Defense full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Working for the DoD is very satisfying. The majority of DoD commands are extremely family friendly, flexible work hours and the pay is very competitive. Benefit to working for the Government are rules and regulations are governed by Federal Law.

    Cons

    Local policies are typically governed by the senior management who are not always in touch with the work force. Unless you've worked for the government or served in the military, it can be very difficult to hire on into the government unless direct hire authority has been granted by OPM.

    Advice to Management

    If you get an opportunity to hire on to the Department of Defense, you should take advantage of it. It's very rewarding.


  2. U.S. Air Force Review

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Enlisted in Dayton, OH
    Current Employee - Enlisted in Dayton, OH
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Department of Defense full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Job security, travel options, low entry qualifications

    Cons

    too much travel, potential long hours, combat tours

    Advice to Management

    Current salary matches commitment


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