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Hughes Network Systems Overview

Germantown, MD
1001 to 5000 employees
EchoStar
1971
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Telecommunications
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
ViaSat, Gilat Satellite Networks, iDirect Technologies

Working at Hughes Network Systems

Hughes Network Systems wrote the book on satellite data and Internet access network services. The pioneering company is a leading provider of broadband satellite network equipment and services to the very small aperture terminal (VSAT) business market. It is also a leading ... Read more

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    Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Germantown, MD
    Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Germantown, MD
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    I have been working at Hughes Network Systems full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Knowledgeable people to work with, Friendly, Good work
    Generous vacation/401k

    Cons

    No flexibility in working from home.
    HR doesnt have the best attitude.
    Salaries/ Raises/ Bonuses are lower

    Advice to Management

    Need to introduce more team building/ morale boosting activities
    Provide more incentives (bonuses/ raises) to reward high performing employees

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Hughes Network Systems Interviews

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Germantown, MD
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Hughes Network Systems (Germantown, MD) in July 2017.

    Interview

    The process took around two weeks. It was held in Germantown, MD. It was good. I spoke to 5-6 people and it lasted for around 5 hours. I was a little tired by the end of the interview.

    Interview Questions

    • Some basic networking questions like what is the difference between IPv4 and IPv6. What is the use of VLANs?   Answer Question
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Hughes Network Systems Awards & Accolades

  • Best New Product of the Year (Enterprise) - Bronze, Best in Biz Awards, 2014

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