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"Be aware of their financial situation"

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Former Employee - Manager in McLean, VA
Former Employee - Manager in McLean, VA
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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

Pros

Good benefits, ESOP, first level managers believe in keeping their customers satisfied, flexible work schedule, multiple work locations, can work remotely depending on customer.

Cons

Financial situation (read the 10K report), extreme concerns about billings to the extent that if you do agree 100% with the executive concerns you are out no matter how much book of business you can bring in, constant worries about cash flow, executive management seems only interested in pleasing outside bankers.

Advice to Management

Be honest with your employees.

Other Employee Reviews for Alion

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Program Manager for a team of 12 people"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Program Manager in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Senior Program Manager in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Alion full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good locations, interesting work, somewhat flexible hours.

    Cons

    Long hours, limited growth potential, intense focus on billable hours.

    Advice to Management

    Make this a place people want to work.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Excellent"

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    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Newport News, VA
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Newport News, VA
    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great environment
    Wonderful co-workers
    Outstanding ability to work with next-gen technology

    Cons

    Bad investments made my top-level management

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