Agilent Technologies Reviews

Updated 23 August 2014
Updated 23 August 2014
526 Reviews

3.6
526 Reviews
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Agilent Technologies CEO and Director Bill Sullivan
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344 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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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Consistent Best 25 employer award winner..!! wait... worse for a contract / temporary employees working in here..

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    Current Employee - Material Engineer  in  Gurgaon, Haryana
    Current Employee - Material Engineer in Gurgaon, Haryana

    I have been working at Agilent Technologies as a contractor for more than a year

    Pros

    Culture, Work Ethics, Life/Work Balance are appreciable while working in here

    Cons

    serious gap in full time employees & temps/contract employees, low career promotions opportunity

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    motivate temp/contract employees through periodic performance reviews, provide good candidates opportunity to grow within the company, keep all workers on same platform of performance metric

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    technology wise good company

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Agilent Technologies full-time

    Pros

    you will get chance to work with latest technologies, company has lot of cutting edge products in the market

    Cons

    Focus is more towards life science.

    Disapproves of CEO
  3.  

    Good experience

    Current Employee - Project Manager  in  Gurgaon, Haryana
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Gurgaon, Haryana

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

    Pros

    Good culture, flexible working hours

    Cons

    Too many processes, lack of good senior management in India

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  5.  

    Learned a lot which will help in my future Career

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    Current Employee - Work Load Administrator  in  Mānesar
    Current Employee - Work Load Administrator in Mānesar

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

    Pros

    good working environment, big campus and good Salary Increment

    Cons

    Located in Manesar, in my process, responsibilities are not defined, no work life balance.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    great experience

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Mānesar
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mānesar

    I worked at Agilent Technologies full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Agilent is one of the best employers to work with. It provides its employees a great opportunity to maintain work life balance. Amazing infrastructure.

    Cons

    growth opportunities are little less

  7.  

    Best place to work

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    Current Employee - Logistics  in  Haryāna
    Current Employee - Logistics in Haryāna

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

    Pros

    open door policy
    Friendly culture
    Work life balance

    Cons

    Too much hierarchy
    Slow growth & less opportunities

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Should give more opportunities for learning

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Fun at work

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    Former Employee - R&D Engineer  in  Gurgaon, Haryana
    Former Employee - R&D Engineer in Gurgaon, Haryana

    I worked at Agilent Technologies full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good salary as per market standard.
    Healthy environment to enjoy your tenure at office
    Strong management process

    Cons

    Less technical learning.
    Very limited exposure to customers.
    Lack of quality projects in India.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    Title Review

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    Current Employee - IT Consultant  in  Gurgaon, Haryana
    Current Employee - IT Consultant in Gurgaon, Haryana

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

    Pros

    Very Good Company. Nice to work good Culture and very good place to work for

    Cons

    No Cons. Good Company and very employee friendly company

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    good paying company but unpredictable

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Agilent Technologies

    Pros

    good pay check and good work environment

    Cons

    Unpredictable. business unit was closed down in very short notice and employees asked to go

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    There will be definitely harsh decisions based on companies performance, but layoffs can be done in more supportive manner with reasonable compensation benefits

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Pathetic

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant  in  Mānesar
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Mānesar

    I worked at Agilent Technologies full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    My team was good & quite cooperative.

    Cons

    Non - cooperative Employees with rude behaviour.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    It depends that some people gel well but some don't. So you can still try in this Co; as it's a big brand.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

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