Fortive - Odd culture | Glassdoor
  1. Helpful (4)

    "Odd culture"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Fortive full-time

    Pros

    Many career opportunities available with various opcos

    Cons

    lack of work life balance - there are no reasonable priorities as everything is expected to get done with minimal resources

    Fortive2019-01-09

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  1. "High growth, innovative company with strong fundamentals!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Product Marketing Manager in Everett, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Fortive full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The people. They are humble, smart and work hard. This isn't your typical tech firm with people who have egos a mile high. People are willing to role up their sleeves and work hard. Take for example Kirsten the VP of the FBSO. She reports directly to the CEO and could easily be a CEO in her own right. However she isn't afraid to take on small tasks like teaching a class of interns for a day when need be. She is laser...

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    Cons

    Honestly, not very many. Benefits are great. I do wish they would not always run so lean around PDs. It can create stress and conflicting priorities for some folks.

    Advice to Management

    Keep moving into the SaaS area. Really cool to see the growth.

    Fortive2019-06-20
  2. Helpful (3)

    "Why join a company that doesn't even care?"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Fortive full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The bathrooms are nice and usually clean

    Cons

    Constantly failing SOX audits due to incompetence. Yearly tape backups overlooked. Company didn't feel it was important to replace battery backup units for their network equipment that were dead or failing. Absolutely no file security for users. Service desk is based in India where you can attempt to communicate using a strange form of English. Company is a constant revolving door for H-1Bs that don't last for more than...

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    Advice to Management

    Why don't you guys Kaizen yourselves some proper infrastructure and management?

    Fortive2019-01-18

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