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Great Place to stay for the long term, Not a place for quick Promotions

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Project Manager in Bethpage, NY (US)
Former Employee - Project Manager in Bethpage, NY (US)

I worked at Northrop Grumman full-time (More than 3 years)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Family atmosphere, Working with some of the smartest people in the world. Opportunity to learn new things and be on the cutting edge of technology and defense.

Cons

No opportunity to move up, very, very slow promotions. If the government pulls funding the program you are on can be cut at anytime.

Advice to Management

You are losing middle carereer professionals because you pay the older non productive professional for to long and you under pay the lower career professioanls because they are expendable. Spend more time and effort on the middle career professionals, this is your future.

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  1. Solid Defense Contractor to work for

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    Former Employee - Senior Systems Administrator in Washington, DC (US)
    Former Employee - Senior Systems Administrator in Washington, DC (US)

    I worked at Northrop Grumman full-time (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Benefits were excellent. 401K match. Tuition reimbursement. A lot of freedom to work the job.

    Cons

    Difficult to move laterally withing the company. No clear cut guidelines on career progression.

    Advice to Management

    Start some type of "Your career with NG - 101" class that is given yearly. This would list and discuss the steps in developing one's career over the long term with NG. Talk about what is possible.

  2. Helpful (5)

    Not a place for young engineers

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in El Segundo, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in El Segundo, CA (US)

    I have been working at Northrop Grumman full-time (More than 10 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Off every other Friday, work at times is interesting

    Cons

    Lousy raises, no promotions, benefits cut, holidays cut, pension eliminated, pay Not competitive and the threat of constant Layoffs. In the ELectronic systems sector they just increased raises to 18 months AND the average is 2 percent so you are only getting about 1.3 percent per year. Last year the raises we're only 2 percent.

    Advice to Management

    Pay workers better and start giving raises again or risk losing workers

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