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Lots of opportunity, your career is YOUR responsibility

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Principal Engineer in Tewksbury, MA (US)
Current Employee - Principal Engineer in Tewksbury, MA (US)

I have been working at Raytheon full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Varied career paths, engineering, quality, supply chain, operations, finance. Decent on the job training. There is something for everyone, you just need to find it. Benefits are good, but get slightly more expensive every year. Work Life Balance depends on role - as my responsibility & utility to the company has grown, my life balance has eroded.

Cons

Huge company, easy to get lost in the bureaucracy. Company tends to be reactive to employee development vs. proactive. Front line management is not empowered for substantial action, decisions tend to be made 2 levels up.

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Be a leader, not a follower

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Solid company

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    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Saint Petersburg, FL (US)
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Saint Petersburg, FL (US)

    I have been working at Raytheon full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good compensation, good benefits, challenging technical work

    Cons

    Too many layers of management, too much regional protection of work, clearing out of senior talent in lieu of junior engineers when RIFs occur.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Great Company - Tough Industry

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Saint Petersburg, FL (US)
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Saint Petersburg, FL (US)

    I have been working at Raytheon full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Job growth and flexible working environment.

    Cons

    Tough to get technical training. Shrinking market at the moment.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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