Working as a Principal Engineer

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Principal Engineer Ratings

151K Principal Engineer reviews for 45K companies

Work/Life Balance
3.5 ★
Compensation & Benefits
3.4 ★
Career Opportunity
3.5 ★
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4K Principal Engineer Jobs

Principal Engineer Reviews

What do Principal Engineer professionals have to say about their job? Read through 151K Principal Engineer reviews for 45K companies.
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Annex CloudAnnex Cloud
Softwaere Engineer
Nov 5, 2021

“I thoroughly enjoy working with my team members in such a collaborative atmosphere and I am really happy to be a part of this organization”

Brooks AutomationBrooks Automation
Engineering Manager
Jan 24, 2022

“Fellow engineers are friendly and happy to teach about automation intricacies”

ST EngineeringST Engineering
Senior Engineer
Aug 31, 2022

“fun and enjoyable colleague”

DRG ConceptsDRG Concepts
Engineering
Jun 11, 2021

“None great fun happy clean”

Ricketts Point Power
Engineer
Aug 27, 2020

“happy people fun to work with”

TCSTCS
Assistant Engineer
Jul 5, 2022

“Good with no pressure and happy job”

Holder ConstructionHolder Construction
Mep Engineer
Mar 30, 2022

“Really reasonable pay and enough other perks to keep you happy”

Kal TireKal Tire
Tire Engineer
Jul 20, 2021

“Good place to learn and enjoy”

Top Companies for Principal Engineer

Northrop Grumman
Northrop Grumman
4.0 ★
6K Jobs
10K Reviews
19K Salaries

Northrop Grumman solves the toughest problems in space, aeronautics, defense and cyberspace to meet the ever-evolving needs of our customers worldwide. Our 90,000 employees are Defining Possible every day using science, technology and engineering to create and deliver advanced systems, products and services. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will allow you to work together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines. © 2020 Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO.

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