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Exelis Overview

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Mc Lean, VA
10000+ employees
2011
Company - Public (XLS)
Business Services
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Exelis is a pure-play aerospace, defense and information solutions company with strong positions in enduring and emerging global markets, some 20,000 employees and 2010 revenues of about $6 billion. A leader in networked communications, sensing and surveillance, electronic ... Read more

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Nashville, TN
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Nashville, TN

    I worked at Exelis (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent company to hire on with. Benefits package is excellent.

    Cons

    Turnover is fairly high but that is part of the intelligence community as a contractor.

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Exelis Interviews

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    Anonymous Employee in Roanoke, VA
    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at Exelis (Roanoke, VA).

    Interview

    was interviewed at one time by 10 supervisors, with each having their own questions. they were very professional, and took notes of the answers. they did ask personal questions about home life. discussed the working hours and would overtime be a problem. they ask about transportation and dependability because i have children. have to be able to obtain a security clearance, so there are background including financial history.

    Interview Questions

    • why i wanted to work there, personal questions for security clearance, dependability,experience,ability of hours to work and ift.   1 Answer
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Exelis Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015

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