Xylem Reviews

Updated Sep 14, 2020

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3.3
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Xylem CEO Patrick K. Decker
Patrick K. Decker
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  1. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Has aligned vision, invest in R&D, excellent quality equipments.

    Cons

    Bureaucracy, could have more integrated and updated ERP system

  2. "fine"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Controls Engineer in Auburn, NY

    I worked at Xylem full-time

    Pros

    good benefits nice co workers

    Cons

    Unresonable hours, bad location, no room for growt


  3. "Good place to work."

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Solutions Project Manager in Morrisville, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Xylem full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly, competent people to work with. Salary above average.

    Cons

    Some dissension between verticals; need to improve cross-functional relationships.

  4. "Good place, depends on the subsidiary"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Embedded Software Engineer in Raleigh, NC

    I worked at Xylem full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Some subsidiaries are on the forefront of technological innovation.

    Cons

    Some subsidiaries are older and much slower-moving, less innovative in the tech space. Look into whatever subsidiary you are thinking of working at to find out more about what they're like, the culture varies wildly between them.

  5. "Could do better"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    They start you at a decent rate

    Cons

    Management doesn't care what happens

  6. "Not a great place as it seems at first"

    1.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analyst in Purchase, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Xylem full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    pay benefits and some people

    Cons

    No actual training and little direction . directors are no nonsense with little tolerance or sympathy especially in special circumstances and oh boy was mine speciall.

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  7. "Never know where you stand"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Xylem full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good benefits and pto policy

    Cons

    Shady business practices Management is horrible - corporate talks about how strict they are on their policies, but then local management doesn't abide by it. Been bullied for over two years by a manager and that manager is also a major thief, but nothing has happened. Manager still has his job with no consequences.

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  8. "No leadership"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineering in Durham, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay is above average, good people

    Cons

    Upper management is completely tone deaf. No direction Terrible communication of important information

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    Xylem Response

    Manager, Communications

    Thank you for your comments. At Xylem, we are always looking for opportunities to improve and welcome feedback from our colleagues and partners. We pride ourselves on having an open and collaborative workplace that fosters talent and team work, and view this as a journey. We will share these comments with leadership as we are committed to continued progress.

  9. "Lots of Turnover"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Product Engineer in Morrisville, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good teamwork, pay, and benefits. My manager was excellent.

    Cons

    Layoffs seem to always be looming. Not on the cutting edge of technology.

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  10. "Ok"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - IT Specialist in Morrisville, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Xylem full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Some very smart people working here

    Cons

    Lots of politics. Only way to keep your job is to be a yes man and play company politics

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