Exelis - Lots of opportunities to help the business, but all "growth" is for the company, not the employee. | Glassdoor
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"Lots of opportunities to help the business, but all "growth" is for the company, not the employee."

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

Pros

Great People
There are many interesting projects
Diverse Workplace
This is great place for "entry level" employment

Cons

Sr. Leadership is trying rescue the business in a down economy
Small to no merit increases for several years regardless of great performance reviews
Bonuses have been slashed
Strategic decisions are based on stock performance drivers not on the overall health of the business

Advice to Management

Make sure your transformation consultants know what they are doing.

Other Employee Reviews for Exelis

  1. "As ITT great experience, but transition to Exelis plus defense industry downturn difficult."

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    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    There is a lot of change ongoing which may bring opportunity for advancement and new interesting work. Management is very open to innovation given supporting justification.

    Cons

    Long term stability will take time to be established as the change and new Exelis processes settle out and are refined.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Ok"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    Good technical projects to work on.

    Cons

    No room for advancement in engineering role.

    Advice to Management

    Bring focus back on engineering and away from Program Management

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