BAE Systems USA Mechanical Engineer Reviews

Updated Oct 17, 2021

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10 Ratings
  1. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Great

    Oct 17, 2021 - Mechanical Engineer 
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    Pros

    Good rewarding job, pay fair

    Cons

    No glaring downsides, great experience

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Low Salary

    Oct 14, 2021 - Mechanical Engineer in Rockville, MD
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Great coworkers and very helpful.

    Cons

    Low Salary and lack of HR help.

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  3. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Big Company

    Aug 30, 2021 - Mechanical Engineer II in Nashua, NH
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Lots of resources. Work with lots of brilliant minds. Big salaries and benefits. Flexible schedule.

    Cons

    The red tape and amount of bureaucracy can be too much to handle at times.

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  4. 5.0
    Former Contractor, more than 3 years

    Good place to work for a few years

    Jul 8, 2021 - Mechanical Design Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Work Schedule is awesome and work culture is great as wel

    Cons

    Working on drawings gets old after a while, a lot if paperwork

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Mechanical engineer

    Jul 13, 2021 - Mechanical Engineer II in Nashua, NH
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    Pros

    Good work life balance and environment

    Cons

    It can get really boring really fast

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  6. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Good people in a troublesome industry

    May 15, 2021 - Mechanical Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Friendly culture; Reasonable expectations; Opportunities to choose/change what you work on; Valuable hands-on experience

    Cons

    Pretty inefficient work (i.e. the bar is pretty low) with lots of paperwork and time cards; Slow career advancement based on time rather than merit; General feeling of wasted time and taxpayer dollars

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  7. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great place to work

    Apr 13, 2021 - Mechanical Engineer II in San Jose, CA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good work hours, helpful team/PM's

    Cons

    Lots of red tape, and un-realistic deadlines because of red tape

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  8. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 5 years

    Good enough job if you just need a paycheck

    Mar 10, 2021 - Mechanical Technician in Fort Walton Beach, FL
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    Pros

    They aren't going away anytime soon

    Cons

    You are just a number. The company does not care about you.

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  9. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great environment and team

    Feb 20, 2021 - Mechanical Engineer in York, PA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Some of the best people to work with, who share the same dedication to the job.

    Cons

    At this time none that are different from everywhere else.

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  10. 4.0
    Current Employee

    great work life balance

    Mar 3, 2021 - Mechanical Engineer II in Hill AFB, UT
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    Pros

    great work life balance, pay is hourly,

    Cons

    management could do better to keep talent

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