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"Fun place to work with a lot of cool toys"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Control Systems Engineer in Cambridge, MA
Current Employee - Control Systems Engineer in Cambridge, MA
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Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at MIT full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

Friendly and easy work environment. Lot of opportunities to improve and hone your skills. Learn new skills on the job.

Cons

Raises are terrible and not based on performance ! Carrier growth is limited to somebody leaving and then getting a promotion.

Other Employee Reviews for MIT

  1. "Great benefits, ok pay, wonderful environment"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Program Coordinator in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Program Coordinator in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MIT full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The medical benefits are really great.

    Cons

    Childcare is expensive and exclusive. Professional staff often paid per hour

    Advice to Management

    If pay isn't high, offer more perks, like more affordable child care, parking, etc.


  2. "It was very good, MIT takes very good care of its students and employees"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Cambridge, MA
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in Cambridge, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MIT full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent health facilities at MIT Medical
    Great Internet facilities
    Lots of social events for families
    A lot of opportunity to learn
    Very good gym

    Cons

    For Research Assistants depending on professor work can be really hard, long hours
    Sometimes RA's are asked by advisor against taking good classes

    Advice to Management

    Focus on making your coursework more comprehensive and rigorous (It is pretty good, but it can be improved more)

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