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"Fantastic Life/Work Balance"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at USRA full-time (More than a year)

Pros

USRA is a non-Profit, but operates as a very lean and efficient business. It takes on its customers' missions as its own. A terrific work environment.

Cons

It's a non-profit, sometimes that can restrict access to certain programs requiring a for-profit.

Other Employee Reviews for USRA

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great experience but not a stable long term job"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    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


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Good exposure to NASA"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
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    • 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.

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