Northwestern University - One of the best places to work that I have seen in the last 25 years | Glassdoor
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"One of the best places to work that I have seen in the last 25 years"

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Former Contractor - Network Engineer in Evanston, IL
Former Contractor - Network Engineer in Evanston, IL
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Northwestern University as a contractor (Less than a year)

Pros

Moving beyond the state of the art to break new ground in the networking and Internet field. With the ongoing deployment of state of the art equipment a network with thousands of nodes with a chance to work on the core of the next high speed Internet.

Cons

Many long term employees in positions make advancement difficult one must leave to create an opening.

Advice to Management

Value your contractors and keep learned experience inside the system.

Other Employee Reviews for Northwestern University

  1. "Good Place for Chemistry PhD"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    - Great School
    - Near Chicago
    - Near the Lake
    - Beautiful Campus

    Cons

    - Safety around Campus
    - Undergrads


  2. "Excellent"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Help Desk Worker
    Former Employee - Help Desk Worker
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Northwestern University part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Variety of work interaction with clients and users
    Good learning experience in dealing with people and technology
    Understanding supervisors when classes and exams come up

    Cons

    Not enough learning opportunities in terms of IT and software

    Advice to Management

    Offer more opportunities for students to learn more about IT

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