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Be challenged while serving your country

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at US Department of Defense full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Important work with plenty of opportunities

Cons

Bureaucracy and organizational inertia hamper innovation

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Adhere to the chain of command

Recommends
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    great experience, travel, challenges, responsibility

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    Current Employee - Facilities Manager  in  San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Facilities Manager in San Diego, CA

    I have been working at US Department of Defense full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    job satisfaction, job security, quality people

    Cons

    slow promotion, bureaucracy, HR procedures

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    be more visionary

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Excellent Environment for Achievement Driven Working Mother

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    Current Employee - IT Program Manager  in  Washington, DC
    Current Employee - IT Program Manager in Washington, DC

    I have been working at US Department of Defense full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity to share IT industry expertise, chance to work with seasoned professionals, amazing mission helping soldiers, sailors, and marines, flexible schedule and teleworking opportunities.

    Cons

    Only major con is Government bureaucracy

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Love my direct management team. Wish senior leaders were decisive.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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