Raytheon - Above average workers and subpar managers | Glassdoor
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"Above average workers and subpar managers"

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Former Employee - Software Engineer II in Ashburn, VA
Former Employee - Software Engineer II in Ashburn, VA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

Intelligent people with a variety of work opportunities and a variety of places

Cons

Rigid management structure where low level managers have little power and many are unqualified.

Advice to Management

Make raises competitive and work to have non engineers manage. I great ability to bring you get engineers in but effort needs to be made to retain mid level engineers.

Other Employee Reviews for Raytheon

  1. Helpful (2)

    "My experience has been horrible in the first 6 months."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cost Estimator in Tucson, AZ
    Current Employee - Cost Estimator in Tucson, AZ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great benefits
    Every other Friday off

    Cons

    Slow work environment
    Poor training
    Not enough workload

    Advice to Management

    Reform your hiring practices.


  2. "A customer focused company that utilizes best practices to gain a competitive edge."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Financial Analyst in Waltham, MA
    Former Employee - Senior Financial Analyst in Waltham, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Raytheon full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Utilizes best of breed technology. Company has strong financials. They hires and develop talent. They strive to be a lean organization.

    Cons

    There is a heavy hierarchy element. The organizational structure is somewhat vertical. Company does not always encourage employee contributions.

    Advice to Management

    Encourage innovation by tapping into employee knowledge base. Basically, management is doing a very good job.


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