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Updated Aug 8, 2022

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Found 399 of over 436 reviews
3.6
66% Recommend to a Friend
EchoStar President and CEO Hamid Akhavan
66% Approve of CEO

Found 394 of over 436 reviews

3.6
66%
Recommend to a Friend
66%
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EchoStar President and CEO Hamid Akhavan
Hamid Akhavan
4 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "Good people to work with and very skilled at their job.(in 39 reviews)
  • "If you are looking for a 9 to 5 job and want a good work/life balance.(in 18 reviews)
  • "Coworkers were friendly and I got to go to different locations.(in 12 reviews)
  • "Good work environment and peers(in 10 reviews)
  • "Great team to work with for the most part(in 8 reviews)
Cons
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Good workplace with good work life balance

    Jul 8, 2022 - MTS-3 Software Test Engineer in Germantown, MD
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good people to work with and very skilled at their job. Super nice manager

    Cons

    Healthcare benefits are horrible to the point

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    Goood place to work if you are a self-starter

    Aug 8, 2022 - Manager II 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Management has been hands off for the most part

    Cons

    Long term upward mobility is pretty stagnant.

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  3. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Not a bad place to work

    Jun 12, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Teamwork, good energy, Sr. Management dies care but needs to show it more.

    Cons

    Trust, no consistency in application of done policies (like WFH).

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  4. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Overall Not Bad

    Jun 2, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Very little stress in the job

    Cons

    Competing agendas and people work in siloes

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  5. 1.0
    Former Employee, more than 5 years

    Don't work here

    Jun 5, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    None. Nada , zip, zilch. Zero!

    Cons

    Where do i begin. Awful

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Awesome.

    Apr 22, 2022 - Software Engineer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Awesome place to work for work life balance

    Cons

    Bad salary and compensation. No stocks.

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  7. 5.0
    Former Employee

    echostar

    Mar 2, 2022 - Software Developer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    great place to work at

    Cons

    none that I can think of

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  8. 5.0
    Current Employee

    job

    Jan 17, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    good great good awsome cool

    Cons

    none none none none none

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  9. 3.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    The Walmart of Satellite TV

    Jan 23, 2022 - FSDR in Englewood, CO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Coworkers were friendly and I got to go to different locations.

    Cons

    Not much room for advancement in the position.

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  10. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    Great Company!

    Jan 5, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Plenty of opportunities to grow and advance ones career if you're willing to put in the work.

    Cons

    Salaries could be higher and stock based compensation is very limited for non-executives.

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EchoStar Reviews FAQs

EchoStar has an overall rating of 3.6 out of 5, based on over 436 reviews left anonymously by employees. 66% of employees would recommend working at EchoStar to a friend and 45% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 1% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, EchoStar employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.3 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at EchoStar. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

66% of EchoStar employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated EchoStar 3.5 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.6 for culture and values and 3.4 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at EchoStar to be workplace, career development, coworkers and the cons to be senior leadership, management, benefits.

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