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Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer  in  Sparks, NV (US)
Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Sparks, NV (US)

I have been working at Sierra Nevada Corporation full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

At SNC I have worked on many challenging projects. We get full support to accomplish the mission. I work with incredibly intelligent teammates. It is very satisfying when the things we build are deployed and help the men and women in the field. Pay and benefits are great too.

Cons

you have to be a motivated self starter to work in engineering here. Our informal motto is 'no slackers'. Is that a con?

Advice to ManagementAdvice

keep the projects coming and add more motorcycle parking.

Recommends
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    Great Culture, Satisfying Work, Excellent Benefits

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    Current Employee - Systems Engineer  in  Louisville, CO (US)
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Louisville, CO (US)

    I have been working at Sierra Nevada Corporation full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    SNC is a positive environment where people work on things they firmly believe are important to the nation, whether it's defense, aviation, or commercial spaceflight. The workplace has a positive atmosphere, and most of the corporate policies are very common-sense. Even though the company is medium-sized and growing quickly, it still feels like a small business. The compensation is very good, and benefits are the best I've ever seen in a private engineering company, especially the 401k matching.

    Cons

    The entire company uses Lotus Notes for email and scheduling, which is quirky and presents a lot of frustration for people who are more accustomed to using Microsoft Outlook.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what you're doing -- preserve the intimate, friendly culture at SNC.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    New to SNC, but it is going great!

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    Current Employee - Engineer  in  Centennial, CO (US)
    Current Employee - Engineer in Centennial, CO (US)

    I have been working at Sierra Nevada Corporation full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great location
    Fast-pased and exciting work
    Employee oriented company
    Close knit workforce
    Large budgit for training
    Good benefits (150% 401K match)

    Cons

    Some periods of overtime
    Young company, so not a lot of experience to reference
    IT is slow

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Try and hold to the same values as the company grows and try to be more selective in the projects you choose.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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