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Raytheon Reviews

Updated January 21, 2019
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  1. Featured Review

    "Great Aerospace and Defense Company"

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    Former Employee - Chief Engineer in El Segundo, CA
    Former Employee - Chief Engineer in El Segundo, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Challenging work and the people are great!

    Cons

    Decisions and progress can be slow. (common to the industry)


  2. "Great company to work for."

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    Current Employee - Senior Field Engineer II in Chantilly, VA
    Current Employee - Senior Field Engineer II in Chantilly, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great benefits, and contract security

    Cons

    Some positions require shift work.

  3. "It's definitely a career enhancing role, with versatile tasks and Challenging production scenarios."

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    Current Employee - PTE in Tucson, AZ
    Current Employee - PTE in Tucson, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Raytheon full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Technical role, challenging, career growth available with plenty of opportunities

    Cons

    Restrictions with clearance, salary increases should be higher.

    Advice to Management

    Promote job retention with employee benefits, promotions, salary increases


  4. "Good work life balance"

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

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

    Pros

    good work life balance

    Cons

    management is resistant to change


  5. "Great company!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Financial Analyst in Tucson, AZ
    Current Employee - Senior Financial Analyst in Tucson, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Raytheon full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits
    9/80 work schedule
    Good healthcare
    Awesome work/life balance
    Good culture

    Cons

    Bad office environment; factory with cubicles, no windows, and old


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Entry Level Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Raytheon full-time

    Pros

    Room for growth
    Helpful work environment

    Cons

    Tough culture for vibrant millennials


  7. "Good company culture"

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    Current Employee - Tech Student Junior in Tucson, AZ
    Current Employee - Tech Student Junior in Tucson, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Raytheon (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good Culture, everyone is interested in the mission

    Cons

    The amount of bureaucracy is somewhat overbearing at times

  8. "Sr. Cyber Engineer I"

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    Current Employee - Senior Cyber Engineer I in Aurora, CO
    Current Employee - Senior Cyber Engineer I in Aurora, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good people to work with

    Cons

    Contract based employment that can cause problems


  9. "Senior Electrical Engineer at Raytheon"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Raytheon full-time

    Pros

    Benefits, people, and flexible schedule.

    Cons

    Work sometimes gets a bit boring.


  10. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Raytheon full-time

    Pros

    Fun to work for and good pay.

    Cons

    Location is far outside of boston