Rockwell Collins
3.0 of 5 562 reviews
www.rockwellcollins.com Cedar Rapids, IA 5000+ Employees

Rockwell Collins Reviews

Updated Apr 12, 2014
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3.0 562 reviews

                             

86% Approve of the CEO

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Kelly Ortberg

(76 ratings)

53% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Pros:
  • "A non-trivial number projects in maintenance that provide good work-life balance"
    in 39 reviews
  • "the cost of living in cedar rapids in iowa is very less so its a advantage"
    in 33 reviews
Cons:
  • "Living in Cedar Rapids should move headquarters to St Louis"
    in 58 reviews
  • "No much work life balance - Have to spend nights at the office"
    in 14 reviews
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Good Company

Mechanical Design Engineer (Current Employee)
Cedar Rapids, IA

I have been working at Rockwell Collins full-time for less than a year

ProsTreats you well. People care about doing the right thing.

ConsI just started somewhat recently, can't think of any.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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I love working at Rockwell Collins. It's a great environment with lots of opportunities for career development.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Cedar Rapids, IA

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

ProsRockwell Collins is an innovative company with great career development opportunities, and a competitive compensation package. I would recommend this company to anyone.

ConsSome of the facilities need to be updated.

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

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Wonderful company to work for

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Rockwell Collins full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGreat benefits - lots of PTO. Employees are fun and pleasant to work with. Tuition reimbursement. Management is flexible and understanding.

ConsNo cons from when I was there

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Technical Lead (Former Employee)
Hyderābād (India)

I worked at Rockwell Collins full-time for more than 3 years

ProsThe work environment and the opportunity for the grow is awesome. I have involved in full cycle developed of the product.
Rockwell is the best place for career growth.

ConsI have experienced lack of coordination between global teams at the initial stage of the project.

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It has been a challenging and rewarding experience!

Customer Service Engineer (Current Employee)
Kabul (Afghanistan)

I have been working at Rockwell Collins full-time for less than a year

ProsRockwell Collins encourages excellence and growth. They want you to think outside box, and find better ways to do your job, and improve support to the customer. You can work in the US, or overseas, so there are lots of opportunities.

ConsNone so far. They are a fair company and they listen to what one has to say.

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 company with good values

Manager (Current Employee)
Richardson, TX

I have been working at Rockwell Collins full-time for more than 10 years

ProsGreat people, solid management, good ethics

ConsNo cons come to mind.

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

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Watch the product begin built.

Senior PP&C Analyst (Current Employee)
Binghamton, NY

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

ProsVery flexible working hours with a great team behind you.

ConsConsistently changing reporting requirements in an effort to keep everything simple.

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

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Director (Current Employee)
Cedar Rapids, IA

I have been working at Rockwell Collins full-time for more than 10 years

ProsIf you work hard good things happen

ConsLiving in Cedar Rapids should move headquarters to St Louis....

Advice to Senior ManagementLike Ortberg's new direction....keep it up

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

Program Management (Current Employee)
Cedar Rapids, IA

I have been working at Rockwell Collins full-time for more than 10 years

ProsVery successful and ethical company. You can have multiple careers without leaving the company.

ConsHigh ROS limits growth and acquisition opportunities.

Advice to Senior ManagementKelly has been a breathe of fresh air, and will make the country grow!

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

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Lots of exciting things happening at Rockwell Collins - cool products and positive energy

Engineer (Current Employee)
Cedar Rapids, IA

I have been working at Rockwell Collins full-time for more than 10 years

ProsChallenging work, good culture in most areas of the company, highly skilled employees, dedicated leadership, good personal and career development opportunities, recent efforts to improve engagement of engineering workforce are positive

ConsStill a lot of stovepipes, some organizations and managers do not work well together, declining benefits a concern

Advice to Senior ManagementContinue communicating reasons behind decisions not to pursue or invest in some areas

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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