SAIC Reviews

Updated June 30, 2015
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SAIC Chief Executive Officer Anthony Moraco
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Pros
  • Work life balance good / Not Micro Managed unless your not meeting deadlines (in 50 reviews)

  • Good benefits and great Senior Management support (in 66 reviews)

Cons
  • Getting information frm upper management to do the job properly (in 36 reviews)

  • No loyalty from senior management as to long-term, mid-level employees (in 33 reviews)

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  1. former employee

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    Former Employee - New Media Specialist in Mc Lean, VA
    Former Employee - New Media Specialist in Mc Lean, VA

    I worked at SAIC (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    A Great company at which to work.

    Cons

    Same as any private industry company

    Advice to Management

    none


  2. Data Center Operational Oracle DBA/Engineer

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    Current Employee - Oracle Database Administrator in San Mateo, CA
    Current Employee - Oracle Database Administrator in San Mateo, CA

    I have been working at SAIC full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Telecommute policy is very good. Challenging and innovative work environment

    Cons

    work life balance is hard to maintain.


  3. System Engineer

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at SAIC full-time

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, good pay, and opportunity to travel. Good management that had expectations but did not micro manage.

    Cons

    Work depended on government funding which ebb and flowed every year. Vacation has to be accrued. There is no separate sick leave, so if sick and can't work, then company requires you to take vacation hours. It is a fixed rate of accrument that only changes with time in the company.

    Advice to Management

    In lieu of pay increases, give employees opportunity to get more vacation hours.


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  5. Currently employed

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    Current Employee - Senior Analyst/Facilitator in Arlington, VA
    Current Employee - Senior Analyst/Facilitator in Arlington, VA

    I have been working at SAIC (More than 8 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Excellent company with employee interests at fore front

    Cons

    No cons to offer for consideration

    Advice to Management

    No advice to offer for consideration


  6. Great company

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at SAIC full-time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Benefits, salary, training, team work

    Cons

    Annual reviews are a hazzle, low increases

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.


  7. Great experience

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    Former Employee - Project Control Specialist
    Former Employee - Project Control Specialist

    I worked at SAIC full-time (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Good line management in the finance area. always felt valued, with clear expectations for my performance

    Cons

    The company has changed much since I left


  8. Pretty good, but not as good as it once was

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC

    I worked at SAIC (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Generally, good benefits and good people

    Cons

    How good or bad depends entirely on where you are working. One place was great work, frustrating management, while another place was the reverse.

    Advice to Management

    Pay more competitively to keep people working there.


  9. Helpful (1)

    Great Company

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at SAIC

    Pros

    Great work environment and friendly managment!

    Cons

    Slow hiring process, can take months to get hired on.


  10. Great

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at SAIC

    Pros

    Great benefits, paid vacation, paid holidays, great hours, great training

    Cons

    Low pay and job is not permanent


  11. Anonymous

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    Current Employee - Systems Administrator in Huntsville, AL
    Current Employee - Systems Administrator in Huntsville, AL

    I have been working at SAIC

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good stable company with room for career advancement and professional growth, tuition reimbursement, ability to work 9/80 schedule, In the event of work ending on a contract the company will try to find you a position on another contract

    Cons

    Insurance could be a little better



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