- Current Employee★★★★★
The most unique place to work on the planetOct 30, 2020 - Senior Enterprise Applications Software Engineer in Pasadena, CARecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
JPL is the most welcoming and open organization that foster diversity, equity, and inclusion to ensure everyone reaches their highest potential and feels that they belong
JPLer don't want to retire
- Current Employee★★★★★Nov 20, 2022 - Engineer in Los Angeles, CARecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
The wage is pretty decent at JPL
The wage is still not as high as expected.
- Current Employee, less than 1 year★★★★★Oct 25, 2022 - Electrical Engineer IV in Pasadena, CARecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
-Interesting, meaningful, work. -People really care about the missions. -Most individual contributors are great people!
-Low pay -Telework is allowed but discouraged - Presentee-ism is a real problem -Immediate Supervisor has far too much power over your career path. If you have a good one, you are in great shape, but if not then you are going to hate it here. This is my biggest gripe. I have been at JPL for 8 months, and I'm already looking elsewhere and planning to leave by my one year anniversary. I'm an experienced electrical engineer, so there are plenty of other options locally. I wanted it to work at JPL, but I don't think it will.Continue reading