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Hughes Network Systems Reviews

Updated Sep 16, 2019

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Hughes Network Systems CEO Pradman P. Kaul
Pradman P. Kaul
113 Ratings
  1. "Low pay but great experience"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer(Internship) 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Hughes Network Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great management and team Excellent knowledge and experience gain Flexible schedule

    Cons

    Low pay for the area and industry No benefits, even for full-time interns :( Remote work isn't allowed Flexing hours isn't allowed either

    Advice to Management

    Please add some benefits for the full-time interns and co-ops. Consider allowing remote work for the fraction of the work week.

    Hughes Network Systems2019-04-17
  2. "Good exposure, regressive management"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Sales Engineer in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Hughes Network Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Many opportunities, exposure, quality of work

    Cons

    Old school work style, not much flexibility of hours, work from home not available

    Advice to Management

    Need to start thinking like a young corporate

    Hughes Network Systems2019-04-13
  3. "Review"

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    Former Employee - Member of Technical Staff III Hardware Engineer in Germantown, MD
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Hughes Network Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fast paced environment, knowledgeable people

    Cons

    Terrible work life balance, worst managerial skills, and very little PTO

    Advice to Management

    Look in and introspect before your best run away

    Hughes Network Systems2019-04-09
  4. "Good company with too many internal politics and little flexibility"

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    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Germantown, MD
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Hughes Network Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The company works on some really cool new age stuff and you will get to work on them if you are on the right team.

    Cons

    The HR policies are ancient wherein they would never allow work from home too.

    Advice to Management

    The company policies need to be more employee friendly.

    Hughes Network Systems2019-03-28
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Very nice environment to work, people are nice and friendly"

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    Current Employee - Senior Database Administrator in Germantown, MD
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Hughes Network Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very nice environment to work, people are nice and friendly and the pay is not bad

    Cons

    No room for growth

    Hughes Network Systems2019-03-27
  6. "Great place for a first job"

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    Former Employee - MTS2 Software 

    I worked at Hughes Network Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great learning experience, especially for a new college grad

    Cons

    Not great at pay or benefits

    Hughes Network Systems2019-03-18
  7. "Senior Developer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hughes Network Systems full-time

    Pros

    Great organization to work for

    Cons

    low on technology and only consulting projects

    Advice to Management

    Keep great work culture

    Hughes Network Systems2019-02-14
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Got for starting the career"

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    Current Employee - MTS2 in Germantown, MD
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Hughes Network Systems full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good HR, helpful hiring, can be better

    Cons

    No structure in the organization

    Advice to Management

    Please update

    Hughes Network Systems2019-01-22
  9. Helpful (1)

    "GOOD BUT OLD"

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    I have been working at Hughes Network Systems

    Pros

    Some senior employees are good

    Cons

    Other are very rude and not ready to change

    Advice to Management

    Please make interview process be in the hands of less intimidating people

    Hughes Network Systems2019-01-14
  10. Helpful (1)

    "General"

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    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Hughes Network Systems

    Pros

    Longevity of employees Great people to work with

    Cons

    Longevity of employees challenges on opportunities

    Advice to Management

    create paths for employees. Even if that means adding layers to the management chain which is already very long in some cases

    Hughes Network Systems2019-01-11
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