HARMAN Reviews

Updated Aug 8, 2020

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HARMAN Chairman, President and CEO Dinesh C. Paliwal
Dinesh C. Paliwal
930 Ratings
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  1. Featured Review

    "Fun atmosphere"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Software Technician in Novi, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at HARMAN part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    great pay, fun and engaging environment, availability of test vehicles, some traveling

    Cons

    expect to work some weekends

  2. "excellent place to work"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Manager, Supply Chain Management in Novi, MI

    I have been working at HARMAN full-time

    Pros

    Diverse, financial strong, growth, work life balance

    Cons

    no really cons about this place


  3. "Amazing Experience"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Cyber Security Engineer in Novi, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at HARMAN full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly management, had a mentor the first few weeks to help me guide through my assignments, big discounts on their products, everyone is always willing to help, also gave me additional courses online to gain knowledge for their project, great food provided with discounts for taking shuttle.

    Cons

    Had a micromanager always asking what I was doing every so often.

  4. "Good company"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Vice President of Sales in Bedford, MA

    I worked at HARMAN full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Opportunities for advancement, good benefits, excelelnt enginnering

    Cons

    Very political, silo culture, Strict hierarchy

  5. "They didn't always seem to know what they were doing."

    3.0
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    Former Employee - User Experience Strategist in Bellevue, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at HARMAN full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexibility in hours and opportunity to explore new things.

    Cons

    Rigid leadership with negotiations and some leadership held toxic views about critical design roles.

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  6. "Good"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at HARMAN full-time

    Pros

    Good place to work with Your growth is in your hands

    Cons

    Nothing I could think of

  7. "good company for entry-level to gain experience"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at HARMAN full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    overall hardware company, traditional and fair workload

    Cons

    low pace, not best choice for software engineer

  8. "Excellent Place to Work"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Human Resources Generalist in Franklin, KY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at HARMAN full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great place to work. Benefits were excellent. Enjoyed working here.

    Cons

    Our jobs were eliminated and moved to other Harman locations.

  9. "Good company overall"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Novi, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at HARMAN full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very relax atmosphere with a lot of young people

    Cons

    Poor compensation program and benefits

  10. "Fine company but too many middle managers"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Program Manager in Novi, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at HARMAN full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Good pay - Consistent work environment

    Cons

    - Hired too many middle managers

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