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Spirent Communications CEO Eric Hutchinson
Eric Hutchinson
78 Ratings
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  1. Good Environment

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Spirent Communications for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Good environment to work with

    Cons

    No work from home options

  2. Short term maybe

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    Former Employee - Senior Firmware Engineer in Calabasas, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Spirent Communications full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    The people are smart and helpful

    Cons

    be careful of being pigeon hold

    Advice to Management

    continue innovation needs an incentive.

  3. Systems Engineer

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Spirent Communications

      Pros

      Get to work with the latest technologies. Good team dynamics. Marketing are helpful to sales.

      Cons

      Some products are buggy, and there does not seem to be a will to resolve these.

      Advice to Management

      Get closer to the customer and take advice from them.

    • Engineer

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends

      I have been working at Spirent Communications full-time

      Pros

      Good people and technology

      Cons

      Salary, benefits, and promoting current employees

    • Regional Sales Manager

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Irvine, CA

        I worked at Spirent Communications full-time for more than 4 years

        Pros

        strong technology, and name brand

        Cons

        poor synergy between business units

      • Continuous firefighting mode

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Honolulu, HI
        Doesn't Recommend
        Negative Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I worked at Spirent Communications full-time for more than 4 years

        Pros

        Very competent and smart people

        Cons

        High technical debt, management wants to change this but offers no support

      • Program Manager

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I have been working at Spirent Communications full-time

        Pros

        Close to home, pay is OK.

        Cons

        Not a stable environment. Underperforming BUs are moving jobs overseas.

        Advice to Management

        Nothing to say, it won't change anything.

      • Employee Friendly

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Eatontown, NJ
        Recommends
        Negative Outlook

        I worked at Spirent Communications full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Employee friendly company. Work life balance and very flexible

        Cons

        No projects to compete in market,

      • PM

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          Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
          Recommends

          I worked at Spirent Communications

          Pros

          Good people - support you in your work.

          Cons

          Not a lot - good place to work.

        • Systems Engineer

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          Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Dallas, TX
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          Approves of CEO

          I have been working at Spirent Communications full-time for more than 4 years

          Pros

          Great enviornment. Flexibility to be as creative as needed. Excellent leadership,

          Cons

          Highly competitive space in a mature product space.

          Advice to Management

          Continue innovating.

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