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Updated Jun 17, 2021

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Direct Energy President & CEO Badar Khan (no image)
Badar Khan
227 Ratings
Pros
  • "The company encourages and supports a healthy work-life balance(in 48 reviews)

  • "The DE staff are great people to work with(in 45 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work/life balance can be a little tough(in 13 reviews)

  • "constant changes in upper management(in 13 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great Company to work for

      Jun 12, 2021 - IT Security Operations Engineer in Houston, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Ability to grow and apply ones self.

      Cons

      Currently being acquired by NRG

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    2. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Work environment

      Jun 17, 2021 - Director 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Collaborative work environment, good benefits

      Cons

      Too many changes with the parent Centrica caused a lot of changes in Direct Energy.

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Average

      Jun 12, 2021 - Analyst in Houston, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      People I worked with Salary is decent Benefits are good Bonus is decent Facility is clean

      Cons

      Lack of clear direction Lack of efficient collaboration Lack of career path

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Company

      May 24, 2021 - Senior Billing Analyst in Pittsburgh, PA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great Company to work for

      Cons

      If your not a remote worker, traffic for a commute downtown.

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Fun while it lasted

      May 21, 2021 - Supply Chain Analyst 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great people, fun activities, work-life balance a plus

      Cons

      Management is all over the place, lay-offs all the time

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Was Great until Acquired

      May 20, 2021 - Account Executive in Old Forge, PA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Company Culture was fantastic there.

      Cons

      Systems were difficult to manage.

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    7. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Solid Company

      Jun 6, 2021 - Senior Business Analyst in Houston, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great culture and people. Very diverse

      Cons

      Salaries are below market. Turnaround is high because of the lower salaries.

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      It's ok

      Jun 3, 2021 - Senior Analyst in Iselin, NJ
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay and competitive with the market

      Cons

      So much internal politics. Poor culture.

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee

      not a lot of love but overall good people

      May 31, 2021 - QA Manager in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      the people are great to work with

      Cons

      management seems to cear about number 1

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    10. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Not for the faint of heart

      May 28, 2021 - Senior Developer, IT Applications in Houston, TX
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Lot of exposure to new systems and processes.

      Cons

      Too much turmoil. constant re-orgnizations

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