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Agilent Technologies Reviews

Updated Jul 24, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.6 511 reviews

67% Approve of the CEO

Agilent Technologies CEO and Director Bill Sullivan

Bill Sullivan

(334 ratings)

75% of employees recommend this company to a friend

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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    Good Place to work

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Gurgaon, Haryana

    ProsNice Work Environment
    Work Life balance

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

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

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

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

    ConsComplex 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 Senior ManagementThink out of the box, adapt best practices from the market

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great place to work with

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

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

    ConsNot a good pay master, Manager politics, open door policy only on saying reality is different

    Advice to Senior ManagementHave a close look on your managers

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Its a good learning experience

    Finance Associate (Current Employee) Mānesar

    ProsA good Work life balance
    Helpful seniors
    International exposure is there

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

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

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Overall company is good but .....

    Applications Engineer (Current Employee) Mumbai

    ProsGreat products, work culture and values

    Consregular salary increments are not fine.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Not up to the mark

    Finance Coordinator (Current Employee) Mānesar

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

    ConsVery 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 Senior ManagementPlease 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.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Fabulous!!

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

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

    ConsNothing as such! all fine

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep it Up!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Review

    Senior R&D Engineer (Former Employee) Mānesar

    ProsGood culture and Atmosphere to work here

    ConsIf your manager sucks then you are gone case

    Advice to Senior ManagementUnless the Indian manager handles it with typical Indian mentality then no company is best. but still the culture and atmosphere is best.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Awesome

    Microwave and RF Applications Engineer (Current Employee) Bangalore

    ProsA very good working environment and an awesome place to work

    ConsThe chances for job rotation is minimal.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good company but India finance leadership needs revamp

    ICB Expert (Current Employee) Mānesar

    ProsWork life balance
    Less work more pay compared to other companies

    ConsPathetic hierarchy structure (people managers think they are god)
    India CGM
    Manesar location
    Working in SILOs
    Immediate boss is afraid to recognise and provide exposure to employees
    Pathetic on boarding plan for finance employees

    Advice to Senior ManagementAbolish the OM or IM positions, they do the same job
    Separation of company should have been managed better with involvement at all levels from the beginning

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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