- Former Employee, more than 1 year★★★★★
OK place to workNov 8, 2015 - Senior Scientist in Bellevue, WARecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
Very smart employees- most people have PhDs. Interesting projects that change frequently. On the cutting edge of applicable science and engineering. Pays relatively well.
Sometimes you will be working for the evil do-ers and trying to make it seem like they did nothing wrong. You have to keep track of every single hour you work. Its tedious and annoying and doesn't leave much room for professional growth, since this isn't "billable". Vertical structure, there is only one way to up! There is no changing divisions to get different kinds of experiences or move up. This means there is lots of competition among coworkers but at the same time you need to "market" to coworkers to get put on their projects, so this creates a very weird dynamic. How one develops themself in this company is a total mystery. You need to get more clients to be promoted but no one teaches you how to do that and everyone is very protective of their clients and contacts because that is their bread and butter. Too many people who have been in the company at the same position for 10+ years. Its not inspiring.Continue reading
- Current Employee, less than 1 year★★★★★Jul 15, 2022 - Scientist in Natick, MARecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
Diverse set of projects working with highly creative, intelligent, and fun team members.
Work is focused on billing hours
- Current Contractor★★★★★Jul 22, 2022 - Study FacilitatorRecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
Flexible hours, plenty to learn, chance to gain more responsibilities if you prove your abilities
Not much room to grow unless graduate degrees are acquired