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Northrop Grumman Reviews

Updated 21 June, 2018
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  • "Work life balance sometimes is compromised" (in 72 reviews)

  • "Upper management is driven by productivity to achieve their financial bonuses" (in 115 reviews)

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  1. "Human Resources"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Northrop Grumman (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Decent base pay and benefits

    Cons

    Continuously changing policies and procedures and changes don't always add value.


  2. "Intern to Full-time, 5 stars!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Material Planner in Huntsville, AL (US)
    Current Employee - Material Planner in Huntsville, AL (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Northrop Grumman full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great work environment! They are really good at helping you find your place in the business, and don't mind letting you try out different positions.

    Cons

    HR/hiring process takes a lot longer than other companies, but they're getting better at it

    Advice to Management

    Take advantage of interns and letting them try out different positions.

  3. "Good Work, Layback Atmosphere"

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    Current Employee - Microelectronics Engineer III in Linthicum Heights, MD (US)
    Current Employee - Microelectronics Engineer III in Linthicum Heights, MD (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Northrop Grumman full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - Don't work you to hard
    - Flex hours

    Cons

    - Funding on projects can be short-term causing sudden changes in work
    - Generally oppose to thinking to far outside the box
    - Value seniority over intelligence and work ethic

    Advice to Management

    - If you want to keep young talent, then value their input.


  4. "Great company!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Northrop Grumman full-time

    Pros

    Great teammates, fun working on the newest tech

    Cons

    None, it was great working there


  5. Helpful (1)

    "Sr software engineer"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Arlington, VA (US)
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Arlington, VA (US)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Northrop Grumman full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good benefit, many projects, big company

    Cons

    Need to find project by yourself


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Northrop Grumman full-time

    Pros

    This is a great company to work for.
    Great work-life balance, and compensation.

    Cons

    Not very many cons. Work hard and you will succeed.


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Great support!"

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    Former Employee - Freelance Writer in Augusta, GA (US)
    Former Employee - Freelance Writer in Augusta, GA (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Northrop Grumman full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Very professional work environment; excellent HR department; very responsive and timely. Excellent benefits and salary!

    Cons

    I worked as a government contractor and when the contract was not extended, I don't think NG did enough to find me a new job.

    Advice to Management

    Better communication from the top to the bottom.

  8. "System Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Ogden, UT (US)
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Ogden, UT (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Northrop Grumman (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good place to work. Self paced, lots of ability to grow. Good benefits.

    Cons

    Can't think of anything right now.


  9. "IS ADMIN GENERALIST"

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    • Comp & Benefits
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chester, VA (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chester, VA (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Best company i have ever worked for. Great place to work.

    Cons

    End of Contracts sometimes mean you have to relocate to stay with company.


  10. "Summer Intern Review"

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    Current Employee - Intern - Hourly in Albuquerque, NM (US)
    Current Employee - Intern - Hourly in Albuquerque, NM (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Northrop Grumman (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good work balance, interesting projects, good career outlooks, interns are treated well

    Cons

    A lot of red tape due to the size of the company


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