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Great experience but not a stable long term job

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Current Employee - Research Scientist I  in  Idaho Falls, ID
Current Employee - Research Scientist I in Idaho Falls, ID

I have been working at USRA full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Worked on lots of interesting projects that were exciting and creative

Cons

Not a stable job due to funding being sporadic

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Keep the excitement might need to pay someone to constantly write proposals to keep funding steady

Recommends
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    Scientist, Mountain View, CA

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    Former Employee - Scientist  in  Mountain View, CA
    Former Employee - Scientist in Mountain View, CA

    I worked at USRA full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Working closely with NASA.
    Flex working hours.

    Cons

    No opportunities for career advancement within the organization. No professional development. Management needs to better communicate with the employees instead of intercepting their emails.

    Doesn't Recommend
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    Good exposure to NASA

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    Current Employee - Research Scientist  in  Moffett Field, CA
    Current Employee - Research Scientist in Moffett Field, CA

    I have been working at USRA full-time

    Pros

    Decent benefits for health insurance and retirement
    Close exposure to NASA working environment and program management
    A relaxed academic work environment

    Cons

    Zero opportunity for career growth within the company
    NASA management can be extremely hostile
    No interaction with employees beyond your immediate contract

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Company 990's should be available on your web site.

    Neutral Outlook
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