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ARRIS Reviews

Updated January 8, 2019
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Pros
  • "Work/Life balance is great, and partial work from home opportunities exist to help with that" (in 63 reviews)

  • "They are a great company to intern for due to its friendly and helpful atmosphere, fun work environment and intellectually stimulating work" (in 35 reviews)

Cons
  • "No career growth and no work life balance" (in 8 reviews)

  • "Senior Management not too keen on developing staff" (in 10 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at ARRIS full-time

    Pros

    Great work life balance with the opportunity to work from home. Opportunities for advancement and additional educational opportunities. Good compensation

    Cons

    Not a very socialable workplace. People don’t hang out for happy hours much, and not a lot of social events at the office


  2. "Great company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Principal Systems Engineer in Suwanee, GA
    Current Employee - Principal Systems Engineer in Suwanee, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ARRIS full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great company. Great benefits. Flexible hours

    Cons

    None at this time 1

  3. "ARRIS"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ARRIS full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good company culture. Work/Life balance.

    Cons

    Compensation on the lower end of the industry


  4. "Solid place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Horsham, PA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Horsham, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ARRIS full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Highly competitive compensation
    Interesting work
    Good vacation package
    Good work/life balance

    Cons

    Limited career advancement opportunities
    Mediocre medical benefits


  5. "Something different"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Network Deployment Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Former Employee - Network Deployment Engineer in San Jose, CA

    I worked at ARRIS full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good pay, long hours

    Cons

    None really if travel is your thing

    Advice to Management

    Could be a bit more organized.


  6. "Software Manager"

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    Former Employee - Software Manager in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - Software Manager in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at ARRIS full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Overall a good work culture. If you put in the effort and achieve good results you'll be well received by upper management.

    Cons

    Promotions are scarce and when they do occur the raises are not greatly differentiated from those just clocking in.

    Advice to Management

    Promote those who are creative problem solvers and are innovative.


  7. "Great culture"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ARRIS full-time

    Pros

    Relationships and opportunity to move up

    Cons

    None to date. Good management

  8. "Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ARRIS full-time

    Pros

    Great people and products. Excellent learning opportunities

    Cons

    Focus is on the here and now, not enough long term vision


  9. "Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ARRIS full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits; Leader in technology.

    Cons

    Difficult customers - constant attempts at commoditization.


  10. "SR Digital Hardware Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Suwanee, GA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Suwanee, GA

    I have been working at ARRIS full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good working team relaxed environment

    Cons

    Pigeon-holed, engineer need to press for cross-functional roles.