Optima Overview

  • www.optima.inc
  • Glencoe, IL
  • 51 to 200 Employees
  • 1977
  • Company - Private
  • Real Estate
  • $25 to $50 million (USD)

CompetitorsUnknown

We are a design-driven development firm based in IL and AZ. For more than 40 years, we have been developing, designing, building and managing striking residential communities. From the beginning, we integrated the functions involved in new construction within one company. We ...
Mission: We create beautiful and innovative spaces that enhance the human experience.

Architecture | Developer | General Contractor | Property Manager | Broker
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Optima Reviews

3.9
60%
Recommend to a Friend
78%
Approve of CEO
David Hovey
David Hovey
28 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee, more than 3 years

"Good company"

Apr 26, 2022 - Software Developer

Pros

The leaders are very inspirational and always eager to help and improve you

Cons

There is a bit of mess in management
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Diversity & Inclusion at Optima

3.1
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Optima Interviews

Experience
Positive50%
Negative40%
Neutral10%
Getting an Interview
Applied online50%
Recruiter38%
In Person13%
Difficulty
2.3
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  1. Human Resources Director Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    After an hour long interview, I never heard back. They have reposted the same position for months after. The salary was low compared to market rate and they want you to work onsite (no remote options).
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Optima Awards & Accolades

  • 2021 Firm of the Year AwardAIA Chicago2021
  • 2021 Top Companies AwardAZ Central2021

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