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www.ga.com
San Diego, CA (US)
5001 to 10000 employees
1955
Company - Private
Aerospace & Defence
Unknown / Non-Applicable
Competitors

Northrop Grumman, Raytheon Technologies, Lockheed Martin

The General Atomics group of companies is a world renowned leader in developing high-technology systems ranging from the nuclear fuel cycle to electromagnetic systems; remotely piloted aircraft; airborne sensors; advanced electronic, wireless, and laser technologies; and ... Read more

General Atomics Reviews

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    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Company provides an excellent compensation package including 401k and company funded pension.. team oriented environment. Working at GA felt like I was part of something very important

    Cons

    Excessive travel has strained work/life balance

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General Atomics Photos

General Atomics photo of: SENER presents GA-ASI's Predator B at UNVEX
General Atomics photo of: Predator® C Avenger® takes its first flight
General Atomics photo of: Certifiable Predator B Completes Fuselage Integrity Testing
General Atomics photo of: GA-EMS designed and manufactured both the Blitzer 3 MJ and a 32 MJ railgun system
General Atomics photo of: For decades, GA has been a world leader in fusion research and development
General Atomics photo of: GA develops electromagnetic aircraft launch and recovery systems for the U.S. Navy
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General Atomics Interviews

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    Interview

    Phone interview with initial screening questions. That was followed by an on-site interview with the hiring manager and team members. Interview was pleasant and discussed the position as well as questions on my resume and technical questions.

    Interview Questions

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Company Updates

  • Take one small step for your career as we take a giant leap forward with our work in Centennial, Colorado! GA-EMS is currently hiring exceptional talent to expand our teams working on satellites and other space-based projects. https://bit.ly/3lW5vP3

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    Ready for your career to take flight? Join GA in the High Desert area of California. We're looking for talented people to join our teams dedicated to aeronautics, engineering, management, and more. Explore all our #GAopportunities on our career site:

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General Atomics Awards & Accolades

  • Best Diversity Company, Diversity/Careers, 2014

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