I worked at NWS full-time (More than 10 years)
Excellent compensation, access to the highest levels of the company/government, self-directed, allowed unlimited creativity, challenging
Long hours all days of the week. Inability of the client to dedicate enough resources to complete tasks on schedule, which led to the completion of contract where the client had enough work to sustain them for several years.
Advice to Management
Cut the hours, work one effort at a time.
I applied in-person. I interviewed at NWS.
The process was pretty straight forward, phone interview, then in person with a group and they took turns asking the questions. The interview took about one hour. Some behavioral and back ground
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