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"Too much testing for a software engineer."

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Former Contractor - Software Engineer II in Rochester, NY
Former Contractor - Software Engineer II in Rochester, NY
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Harris as a contractor (Less than a year)

Pros

Hmmm ... I got paid. I had a great manager, though. That made the excessive testing bearable. And for a while, they had (too much) free food.

Cons

I was hired as a software engineer but had to do a lot of repetitive testing which got old fast.

Advice to Management

Listen to employees when they try to tell you that you are headed in the wrong direction.

Other Employee Reviews for Harris

  1. "A very fulfilling experience"

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    Former Employee - Electronics Professional in Pottstown, PA
    Former Employee - Electronics Professional in Pottstown, PA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very professional, and very interesting equipment that's state of the art. Good team work environment to fulfill the goals.

    Cons

    The powers that be at the top outsourced the job that I really liked a lot, to a foreign land and ruined my life in the process.

    Advice to Management

    To senior management: Outsourcing American jobs to a foreign land does not help our country at all, by putting your fellow older Americans on the unemployment line in a nation that practices hidden age discrimination everywhere these days, just so you guys at the top can give yourselves a raise.


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    "Software Manager"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Project Manager in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Harris full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Working environment, flexible schedule, location.

    Cons

    No longer term vision, live quarter by quarter. No career path for employee.

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