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Lockheed Martin Houston Reviews

Updated January 10, 2018
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  1. "So So Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Integration Lead in Pasadena, TX
    Former Employee - Integration Lead in Pasadena, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Lockheed Martin (More than a year)

    Pros

    A lot of interesting jobs

    Cons

    Depending on which segment you work for make a big difference on the way the company management works.

    Advice to Management

    None


  2. "HR Admin /Coordinator"

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    Former Employee - Staffing Coordinator in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Staffing Coordinator in Houston, TX

    I worked at Lockheed Martin (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Culture is awesome, great work structure, fast pace.

    Cons

    More planning of events.

  3. "Software developer"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Nice and smart co-workers. Good working condition. They let you telework one per week.

    Cons

    Low salary. Minimal raise. They want us to do green time. Very micro management style of environment. Daily stastues is a must. Not a whole lot of opportunities for grow. Health insurance cost went up more than double this year.


  4. Helpful (2)

    "Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Operations in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Operations in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Lockheed Martin (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Large corporation with latitude. Benefits better than I expected

    Cons

    Large corporation with multiple layers of management, and heavy bureaucracy. Uncertainty over IS&GS split will come back to haunt all of them.

    Advice to Management

    Change is coming. Be prepared


  5. "Executive Staff Member Quality Management"

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    Former Employee - Quality Manager in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Quality Manager in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good Career company....personnel merit review system top notch

    Cons

    Numerous US Govt. contracts all having cut backs due to sequestration

    Advice to Management

    More in-depth review before laying off employees that are saving you millions each year


  6. "Project Engineer Senior Staff"

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    Former Employee - Project Engineer Senior Staff in Bacliff, TX
    Former Employee - Project Engineer Senior Staff in Bacliff, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Lockheed Martin full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    challenging work, good inter-department cooperation

    Cons

    Under use of senior employee.


  7. "Satellite System Engineer Asc."

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    Current Employee - Satellite Systems Engineer Associate in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Satellite Systems Engineer Associate in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Lockheed Martin full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -Numerous employee programs that can really help entry level employees get started and acquainted with work life balance.

    Cons

    -Ended up in a disconnected part of Lockheed so the programs I was interested in were not available or organized that well

    Advice to Management

    -None

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Lockheed Martin Corp, Houston Texas"

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    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Lockheed Martin (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good environment for college grads. Mentor program, Lean Six Sigma experience, Good learning experience.

    Cons

    Terrible environment for experienced professionals. No opportunities for carrier growth, No professional development. very little advancement due to top heavy management status.


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Decent company.You could do worse."

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Lockheed Martin full-time

    Pros

    Management tries hard to do right by the employees, as long as it doesn't cost anything. Great place for junior and mid-range employees. The company is doing some really cool things. Good benefits. Competitive pay.(good, not great)

    Cons

    Giant aerospace company suffers at the whim of the government budgets. Practices age discrimination. Promotions are rare. Raises are hit and miss. If you happen to work for a bad manager your life will be miserable. Thankfully most managers are not bad.
    Benefits get cut every year.


  10. "Great place to start career"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Management communicates good, the senior and staff engineers are willing to help.

    Cons

    Level two and below engineers are not recognize they way they should.


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