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Raytheon BBN Technologies Lead Scientist Reviews

Updated Oct 3, 2014

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3.9
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Raytheon BBN Technologies CEO Ed Campbell (no image)
Ed Campbell
1 Ratings
  1. "Smart people solving challenging problems"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lead Scientist in Cambridge, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Raytheon BBN Technologies full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    True meritocracy, where talent is rewarded and managers are held accountable Diverse and ever-changing work so you never get bored Smart people that are fun to work with Competitive salaries and benefits Well respected within the government research community

    Cons

    Raytheon purchase is slowly changing company culture and eroding employee confidence and loyalty Short-term focus on profits Different business units compete instead of working together

    Advice to Management

    Stop Raytheon before they kill the company

    Raytheon BBN Technologies2014-10-03
  2. "Greatest place to have a career"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lead Scientist in Cambridge, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Raytheon BBN Technologies full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Research work on cool cutting-edge technologies Wide range of technology Good benefits

    Cons

    US Citizenship preferred No equity University mindset

    Advice to Management

    Stay independent

    Raytheon BBN Technologies2013-03-11
  3. Helpful (3)

    "Get Billing, doesn't matter what you bill just so long as you bill"

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    • Career Opportunities
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    Lead Scientist 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Raytheon BBN Technologies

    Pros

    Lots of freedom, can come and go as you like

    Cons

    Little direction until you stop billing. Discreet layoffs - "hey did you notice Bill is gone"

    Advice to Management

    Coordinate better

    Raytheon BBN Technologies2010-07-25
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