Raytheon
3.3 of 5 1,265 reviews
www.raytheon.com Waltham, MA 5000+ Employees

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Challenging work, however Defense Industry can be slow and tedious

Project Engineer (Former Employee)
Indianapolis, IN (US)

I worked at Raytheon full-time for more than 5 years

ProsInteresting projects to work on. Friendly and smart coworkers. Feels like a family at work. Good benefits and a great company discount system.

ConsCan be slow due to the nature of Defense Contracting. Jobs not always stable, since government policies are changing (especially with regard to national debt issue)

Advice to Senior ManagementLook to diversify from Defense to keep cycles down.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Systems Verification Engineer (Former Employee)
El Segundo, CA (US)

I worked at Raytheon full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: I learned more in this job than in other jobs… Cons: Unstable management. Laid off a lot of good people, including… Advice to Senior Management: Don't change your structure so much. Don't move people from… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Steady job with no movement

Senior Financial Analyst (Current Employee)
Fullerton, CA (US)

I have been working at Raytheon full-time for more than 8 years


Pros: -The company leadership is fantastic, I appreciate Bill Swanson and his approach to the one company motto in… Cons: -Low Pay, not competitive to market -Very silo'ed / stove piped organization. -Very little job growth… Advice to Senior Management: Provide Practical follow through with your leadership vision. Middle management is out of tune… – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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