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"Great experience but not a stable long term job"

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Current Employee - Research Scientist I in Idaho Falls, ID
Current Employee - Research Scientist I in Idaho Falls, ID
Recommends
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

Worked on lots of interesting projects that were exciting and creative

Cons

Not a stable job due to funding being sporadic

Advice to Management

Keep the excitement might need to pay someone to constantly write proposals to keep funding steady

Other Employee Reviews for USRA

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Good exposure to NASA"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Scientist in Moffett Field, CA
    Current Employee - Research Scientist in Moffett Field, CA
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at USRA full-time

    Pros

    Decent benefits for health insurance and retirement
    Close exposure to NASA working environment and program management
    A relaxed academic work environment

    Cons

    Zero opportunity for career growth within the company
    NASA management can be extremely hostile
    No interaction with employees beyond your immediate contract

    Advice to Management

    Company 990's should be available on your web site.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Scientist, Mountain View, CA"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Scientist in Mountain View, CA
    Former Employee - Scientist in Mountain View, CA
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at USRA full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Working closely with NASA.
    Flex working hours.

    Cons

    No opportunities for career advancement within the organization. No professional development. Management needs to better communicate with the employees instead of intercepting their emails.


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