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Agilent Technologies Reviews

Updated 15 August 2014
Updated 15 August 2014
521 Reviews

3.6
521 Reviews
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Agilent Technologies CEO and Director Bill Sullivan
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339 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • This company has long been a shining star in "work/life balance" for its employees (in 108 reviews)

  • Good work environment when I worked there, by that I mean the physical environment (in 45 reviews)


Cons
  • Work / Life Balance sometimes out of balance (in 10 reviews)

  • Upper management runs the business based on politics for shareholders, not customers or employees (in 16 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    It's a well managed and employee oriented company.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Tax Compliance Specialist  in  Gurgaon, Haryana
    Current Employee - Tax Compliance Specialist in Gurgaon, Haryana

    Pros

    1. Work life balance
    2. Work independently.
    3. Open door policy.

    Cons

    1. A little slow in growth.
    2. A stretched or lengthy hierarchy.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Good Place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Gurgaon, Haryana
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Gurgaon, Haryana

    Pros

    Nice Work Environment
    Work Life balance

    Cons

    Technology not upgraded
    Job Insecurity as company is split in August,2014

  3.  

    Agilent Technologies, India. A values-driven organization that enables growth and learning

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Management support and ownership, sr mgmt is approachable, Strong company values, flexible work hours, inclusive culture, good infrastructure and facilities, employee-centric environment

    Cons

    Complex internal processes, hesitation to try new approaches. Internal-looking organization often misses the external market reality. Operationally sound but not aggressive topline growers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Think out of the box, adapt best practices from the market

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Great place to work with

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    work life balance, fleet, good people, no work pressure, overall good for married ppl

    Cons

    Not a good pay master, Manager politics, open door policy only on saying reality is different

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Have a close look on your managers

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Its a good learning experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Finance Associate  in  Mānesar
    Current Employee - Finance Associate in Mānesar

    Pros

    A good Work life balance
    Helpful seniors
    International exposure is there

    Cons

    Salaries are less in comparison to the competing industries
    Growth is very slow, promotions takes years
    Bonuses are very less

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Introduce a Better salary structure with good bonuses
    Quicker promotions by having more job levels
    Job rotation should be made easier

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Overall company is good but .....

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Applications Engineer  in  Mumbai
    Current Employee - Applications Engineer in Mumbai

    Pros

    Great products, work culture and values

    Cons

    regular salary increments are not fine.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Not up to the mark

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Finance Coordinator  in  Mānesar
    Current Employee - Finance Coordinator in Mānesar

    Pros

    Stable and great company
    Nice business and less competition.
    Many benifits for permanent employees.

    Cons

    Very slow growth
    No learning even if you spent good time there.
    Highly stressed atmosphere made by espeacially my manager and that too not for actual work but the other things.
    No training at any time.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please introduce some good training sessions for everyone after every few months so that everyone keep learning. Due to continous learning the employee can be good asset of the company.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Fabulous!!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Transparent System, Sr. management in continuous touch with lower level employees

    Cons

    Nothing as such! all fine

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep it Up!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Review

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior R&D Engineer  in  Mānesar
    Former Employee - Senior R&D Engineer in Mānesar

    Pros

    Good culture and Atmosphere to work here

    Cons

    If your manager sucks then you are gone case

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Unless the Indian manager handles it with typical Indian mentality then no company is best. but still the culture and atmosphere is best.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  11.  

    Awesome

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Microwave and RF Applications Engineer  in  Bangalore
    Current Employee - Microwave and RF Applications Engineer in Bangalore

    Pros

    A very good working environment and an awesome place to work

    Cons

    The chances for job rotation is minimal.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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