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"Human Resources"

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Current Employee - Human Resources Manager in Dulles, VA
Current Employee - Human Resources Manager in Dulles, VA
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I have been working at Raytheon full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Long-standing aerospace & defenses government contractor. Comparatively speaking, strong emphasis on ethical behaviors backed up by continual training in this regard. Pride in serving the mission to secure our country. Great benefits for this industry.

Cons

Fits and starts with enterprise initiatives so new methodologies and practices are not able to take hold because results are unrealistically required immediately. Growth and promotional opportunities based more on who you know and the influence of your advocates rather than by merit. Professes strategic view and customer support but thinking is more tactical in nature. Diversity of thought is not encouraged or accepted and accountability at the senior/executive level to drive success is not apparent.

Advice to Management

Be willing to consider ideas from a variety of sources and resources with an open mind even if they are contrary. Root out those at all levels whose actions and behaviors are non-productive and disruptive to the success of the organization. Work harder to develop talent and reward initiative. Really have an open door where employees can reach out for the help they need without retribution. Welcome input from those in the younger generations who will infuse strategy with innovative ideas to meet the challenges of the 21st century and beyond. Be more willing to admit when an approach is not working and to find ways to better pivot to address and provide solutions for the changing economic, geo-political, etc. environment.

Other Employee Reviews for Raytheon

  1. "SCM"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Supply Chain Manager in Indianapolis, IN
    Current Employee - Supply Chain Manager in Indianapolis, IN
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Raytheon full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great peer to peer relationships, very honest / ethical people to work with.

    Cons

    Earnings picture is skewed a bit, management / leadership is driven by bonus structure and has minimal focus on program success.

    Advice to Management

    People are the drivers of successful business.


  2. "worked in Human Resources Department"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Human Resources Professional in Dulles, VA
    Former Employee - Human Resources Professional in Dulles, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    great people, flexibility, ability to work in different groups

    Cons

    Poor leadership, many leaders are just waiting to retire, not innovative,

    Advice to Management

    Be a servant leader instead of just speaking about it, be genuine, get to know the strengths and weaknesses of your team.

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