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great place to work

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at iRobot full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

beleive in looking at internal candidates first
company has great future, even if current defense business is slow
employees really care about company and product, want to do what is right
great products, engineers are continually thinking about the future

Cons

current downturn in defense business has resulted in layoffs and decreasing morale

Recommends
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    fun place

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer  in  Bedford, MA
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bedford, MA

    I have been working at iRobot full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    lots of great challenges
    fun projects
    great people

    Cons

    many layoffs
    constant change in management
    lack of internal promotion

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    focus on innovation

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great place to start in engineering

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    Former Employee - Engineer  in  Bedford, MA
    Former Employee - Engineer in Bedford, MA

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

    Pros

    Very innovative, creative and unique products. Plenty to learn from experienced professionals.

    Cons

    Limited growth, narrow set of products to work on.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    get back to the roots of iRobot

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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