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BAE Systems USA Reviews

Updated July 22, 2017
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  1. "Great Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BAE Systems USA full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Relatively unknown company that offers fun work and great opportunities. Jobs are pretty stable.

    Cons

    Pay isn't as competitive, but the work is fun and interesting.


  2. "Great opportunity, dashed by hostile work environment"

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    Former Employee - Senior Import/Export Analyst in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Import/Export Analyst in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at BAE Systems USA full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    First job in over a year, a beautiful area to live in, exciting projects to be in charge of.

    Cons

    Compensation not in line with cost of living in southern California. A quarter of my salary went to rent of an apartment.

    Advice to Management

    Keep your promises to new hires.

  3. "ISSE"

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    Current Employee - ISSE in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - ISSE in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BAE Systems USA full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Career Mobility and Salary and Coworker Support

    Cons

    Health benefit is not good

    Advice to Management

    Work on improving benefits overall


  4. "Neutral"

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    Current Employee - Engineer in Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Employee - Engineer in Salt Lake City, UT

    I have been working at BAE Systems USA full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Clean work environment. Most people are friendly and nice to work with.

    Cons

    Some management seems disconnected from their workers needs. Don't pay well for entry level positions.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees and take thier concerns into serious consideration.


  5. "IT FIELD SERVICES, HELP DESK, END USER SUPPORT"

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    Former Employee - IT Technician in Binghamton, NY
    Former Employee - IT Technician in Binghamton, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at BAE Systems USA full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    I loved working with end users to provide answers and help. To learn new technical ways of dealing with issues with desktops, laptops. Tough-books,

    Cons

    Not really any cons just challenging and figure out the initial problems to fix the issues involved with desktops, laptops, software and hardware

    Advice to Management

    There's always a fix !


  6. "BAE"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer in Nashua, NH
    Current Employee - Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer in Nashua, NH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BAE Systems USA full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    opportunities and high ceiling 9/80 work schedule is great

    Cons

    too big and management can be too far removed form every day work and knowledge


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Wouldn't advise to work here"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Summerville, SC
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Summerville, SC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at BAE Systems USA (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Co-workers were always pleasant to work with

    Cons

    Insurance is extremely high, management doesn't listen to feedback, HR is horrible and doesn't help the employees with problems they have, advancement impossible.

  8. "Project Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Project Engineer in Jacksonville, FL
    Former Employee - Project Engineer in Jacksonville, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at BAE Systems USA full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Fair company - worked hard to supply military with the best hardware and software

    Cons

    At times long hours need to complete tasks

    Advice to Management

    Try to plan more reserves into each contract when and where possible


  9. "Lots of opportunity, but..."

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    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Nashua, NH
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Nashua, NH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at BAE Systems USA full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Large company with a lot of engineering and business positions to fill. Continually growing.

    Cons

    Easy to get lost in a larger company like this and difficult to stand out during performance reviews.


  10. "Learned a lot, salary wasn't quite competitive enough"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fort Wayne, IN
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fort Wayne, IN
    Recommends

    I worked at BAE Systems USA full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Large company with a strong foothold in the Aerospace industry

    Cons

    Career advancement was sluggish as were salaries


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