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SmithGroup Reviews

Updated Jun 5, 2019

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Found 112 reviews

4.4
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87%
Recommend to a Friend
100%
Approve of CEO
Mike Medici
22 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Path to leadership and career advancement can be ambiguous and frustrating(in 7 reviews)

  • "Strong politics like all the large firms(in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

    Pros

    Good benefits. Awesome life/work balance

    Cons

    Need more women in leadership

    SmithGroup2019-06-05
  2. "Employee of 5 years"

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    Current Employee - Architect I in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SmithGroup full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Professional, great culture, great work

    Cons

    Compensation is a bit low for junior staff

    SmithGroup2019-05-24
  3. "SmithGroup is a great company!"

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      Current Employee - Interior Design Intern 

      I have been working at SmithGroup part-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Great pay and fair hours

      Cons

      I do not have a con yet.

      SmithGroup2019-05-13
    • "Good"

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        Former Employee - Architect in San Francisco, CA

        I worked at SmithGroup full-time

        Pros

        Hard working employees and steady work

        Cons

        Hard to get opportunity to work on different types of projects

        SmithGroup2019-05-16
      • "Great Place to Work"

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        Current Employee - Entry Level Civil Engineer 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at SmithGroup full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        People care about your development and want to help you get to your desired career.

        Cons

        I do not have any cons

        SmithGroup2019-04-16
      • "Continuous leader in the industry"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I have been working at SmithGroup full-time

        Pros

        Great people and challenging projects.

        Cons

        Trying to do too many things?

        SmithGroup2019-04-11
      • "Architect"

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          Current Employee - Architect III in Detroit, MI

          I have been working at SmithGroup full-time for more than 8 years

          Pros

          Challenging projects and talented colleagues

          Cons

          People tend to do only what they were hired with experience doing, not much opportunity to advance your career into new areas.

          SmithGroup2019-03-18
        • "video editor"

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            Current Employee - Video Editor 

            I have been working at SmithGroup full-time

            Pros

            it was really good wokring

            Cons

            it had average pay and

            SmithGroup2019-03-01
          • "Too boring, too corporate"

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            Current Employee - Marketing Coordinator 
            Doesn't Recommend
            Negative Outlook
            No opinion of CEO

            I have been working at SmithGroup full-time for more than a year

            Pros

            Good salary and benefits

            Cons

            Really boring, lackluster people for the arts field Very corporate Lack of diversity

            Advice to Management

            Hire more interesting people, make the work more creative and fun

            SmithGroup2019-01-22
          • "Good"

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            Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
            Recommends
            Positive Outlook
            No opinion of CEO

            I worked at SmithGroup part-time

            Pros

            GOOd pay atleat which is good

            Cons

            Low hours mostly given to you

            SmithGroup2018-12-26
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