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Ultra Electronics Chairman Douglas Caster
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    Used to be a great coompany

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    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager  in  Montreal, QC
    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in Montreal, QC

    I have been working at Ultra Electronics full-time for more than 10 years


    Great salary, good working conditions, flexible times, good reputation, good vacations, respectful culture, leading technology, great location, free parking, amazing people.


    Declining business, suffering market, poor strategies, weak marketing, culture of denial, no local control, no clear vision, disconnected strategy from reality, poor decisions, tuff working load after layoffs, unknown future, no trust in upper management.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Too late ...

    Doesn't Recommend
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    Disapproves of CEO

Ultra Electronics Interviews

Updated 24 Jul, 2014
Updated 24 Jul, 2014

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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Annapolis Junction, MD (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Annapolis Junction, MD (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1 week - interviewed at Ultra Electronics.

    Interview Details

    Received phone call from job application site and was brought it for the job interview. Typically this includes someone from management and the heads of possible departments that the candidate would be able to fit into. A verbal battery of questions will be asked of the candidate and a close door meeting will be head after they leave to see if they qualify knowledge-wise and if they can be placed into a department.

    Interview Questions
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    Phone call, state what you are looking for, and the company will decide what they can give you.
    Accepted Offer
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Website www.ultra-electronics.com
Headquarters London, United Kingdom
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1920
Type Company - Public (ULE)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (CAD) per year
Competitors BAE Systems UK, Thales, SITA

Ultra Electronics Holdings is big into supplying electronic and electric systems to prime contractors and aerospace/defense, security, transportation, and energy customers around the world. Operationally, the company is organized into three divisions: Tactical & Sonar Systems (intelligence, surveillance, communication, and combat equipment for submarines), Information & Power Systems (IT systems for airports and mass transit and sensors and controls for nuclear reactors), and Aircraft & Vehicle Systems (control and power distribution equipment for civil and military... More

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