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Boeing CEO Dennis A. Muilenburg
Dennis A. Muilenburg
76 Ratings
  1. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer I 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Boeing full-time

    Pros

    great team and smart professional in every team

    Cons

    can be a bit stressful when project delivery dates are approaching

    Boeing2015-11-06
  2. "Great benefits, terrible tech culture"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Saint Louis, MO
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Boeing full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits Lots of opportunities to move around

    Cons

    Terrible tech culture Time served counts for too much

    Advice to Management

    Don't overvalue people based on nothing but time served--value skills, excitement, and passion. Be willing to use new technologies.

    Boeing2019-07-19
  3. Helpful (2)

    "Not a software company"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in North Charleston, SC
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boeing full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Job stability Great benefit (too great actually) Great for self motivated and EXTREMELY patient employee

    Cons

    Not a software company and there do not value software as it should Lasy culture (it's common culture to just do the bear minimum) Too many layer of management Bureaucracy and red tape (typical big company)

    Advice to Management

    Get rid of the lasy culture. But how could you, given you are part of it!

    Boeing2019-07-08
  4. Helpful (2)

    "Clunky Company"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Berkeley, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Boeing full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good Benefits Flexible time schedules Low pressure environment

    Cons

    Beurachracy Location in suburbs Very hard to get promoted Boeing overly focused on short term Boeing overly focused on cost-cutting

    Advice to Management

    Stop trying so hard to please stockholders and only stockholders. Invest in yourself and your employees instead of buying back stock.

    Boeing2019-06-30
  5. "Non-Software company attempting to be a software company"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer III in Saint Louis, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Boeing full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Pay High Turnover Ability to transfer to another location

    Cons

    Limited control over your work. Upper management doesn't care or understand base level employees. High Turnover

    Boeing2019-07-10
  6. Helpful (1)

    "You will never be able to reach a qualified retirement service person."

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Boeing full-time

    Pros

    No any pros can be listed here.

    Cons

    If you wait for 4 hours to get a service person, he will not answer any of your questions, but hang up phone.

    Advice to Management

    Why management hire so many unqualified "retirement plan" service person. They don't do any service, just hang up phone or give you hard time.

    Boeing2019-07-02
  7. "Good working environement and collaborative people"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer(Internship) in Bellevue, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boeing for less than a year

    Pros

    - diverse teams - can work remotely/virtually 1-2 days a week - good benefits

    Cons

    - older company so less perks (entertainment, snacks, etc.) in the office like you would see at more modern tech companies

    Boeing2019-05-24
  8. "Boeing"

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      Current Employee - Software Engineer 
      Disapproves of CEO

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

      Pros

      Good benefits for salaried employees

      Cons

      Slow to advance for all employees

      Boeing2019-05-14
    • Helpful (3)

      "Worst of managers out to ruin your career don’t go by brand"

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      Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Boeing full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Brand name and if you are lucky to get work directly from US Boeing I don’t know how long I will waste time in boeing

      Cons

      Stay away from Boeing india their aim is increase in head count under offset agreement not getting work , managers they have hired from GE know only politics I have seen good guys leaving in just few months and am looking to come out it’s dirty culture all departments ITDA BRNT Managers are rewarded for producing nothing and creating negative environment Managers are worst of worsts come to office talk senseless...

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      Advice to Management

      Fire all non performing managers who are spoiling name of Boeing get good HR persons practices

      Boeing2019-06-12
    • "Good company, great pay, good benefits"

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      Current Employee - Software Engineer in Tukwila, WA
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      - Pay is excellent - Reputable Company - Top of the line benefits

      Cons

      No locations for software engineers in the south sound.

      Advice to Management

      Pour money into job specific training.

      Boeing2019-04-17
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