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Updated Jul 17, 2014

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3.2 114 reviews

65% Approve of the CEO

Ixia President & CEO Victor Alston

Victor Alston

(55 ratings)

62% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • You will get to work on latest cutting edge technologies (in 10 reviews)

  • Great talent and cut edge technology (in 10 reviews)


Cons
  • Problem with work life balance and salary compare to that is low (in 16 reviews)

  • could be long hours without recognition (in 6 reviews)

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    Cool place to work

    Principal Software Engineer (Current Employee) Bucharest (Romania)

    ProsBenefits, relaxed work schedule, fair salary

    ConsIt's a corporation, so they can be slow to adapt at times.

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    Do not join ixia. It's in trouble. Lawsuits. Bad financially

    Anonymous (Current Employee)

    ProsFew cheap snacks. There are no ptos

    ConsBad management
    Don't want to pay
    Work long hours
    No bonus
    No stock options
    No stock purchase

    Advice to Senior ManagementStop making money for yourself. Change management

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Brilliant people, cutting edge technology

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsCompany is investing a lot in engineers.

    ConsCompany's sponsored lunch could be better

    Advice to Senior ManagementNone

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great place to work/learn

    Software Engineer I (Former Employee) Bucharest (Romania)

    ProsWorking for a company that develops a successful product. One has the opportunity of developing both technical and soft skills.

    ConsIf working in the same project for a long period you won't have the chance of learning new technologies.
    Sometimes working in a geographically distributed environment can become challenging.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Awesome

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Bucharest (Romania)

    ProsGreat projects and great people

    ConsInternal organizational tools are outdated. Most are based on Microsoft technologies that are VERY inefficient

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great company to work for

    Software Engineer I (Current Employee) Bucharest (Romania)

    ProsGreat people, good pay, great experience.

    ConsDifficult to stand out. Experience varies by team. Some managers are jerks.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great and intelligent people to work with.

    Software Engineer (Former Employee) Bucharest (Romania)

    ProsFlexible working hours and a great benefits package.

    ConsWorking on the US time zone.

    Advice to Senior ManagementGreat job.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    Work Environment

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsThe working environment is friendly and flexible.

    ConsNo cons in ixia techologies

    Advice to Senior ManagementNo advice

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    Focused, Fun & Fast!

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat people, industry leading/strong track record, focused on culture and developing our people, a global footprint, opportunities are boundless. Join us if you like collaborating with passion, focus and speed. We're proud of our company, our team and our purpose in the hi-tech space. We have a lot of fun while solving very challenging, bleeding-edge technical problems.

    ConsThe pace is fast, but it's worth it if you like making a difference.

    Advice to Senior ManagementStay focused. Keep growing. Keep focusing on making Ixia a great place to work, learn and grow.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Employee First Culture

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGrowth, opportunity, employee support. Best ideas win.

    ConsFast paced environment, can require log hours

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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