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Hitachi Reviews

Updated Dec 7, 2019

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3.3
59%
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83%
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Hitachi CEO Hiroaki Nakanishi
Hiroaki Nakanishi
160 Ratings
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Good company to work for all."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hitachi full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice location, Salary, Transport availability.

    Cons

    There is nothing to share.

    Hitachi2018-08-18
  2. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager 

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

    Pros

    Great work ethic. Have great talent

    Cons

    Social network at work is poor. The structure is too corporate

    Hitachi2019-11-15
  3. "It's a good working environment"

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    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in London, England

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

    Pros

    Balance professional and personal life

    Cons

    Not enough time for training

    Hitachi2019-10-18
  4. "Excellent work life balance"

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    Current Employee - Consultant in London, England
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good technical and management consultants and leadership

    Cons

    career progression is limited

    Advice to Management

    need to value the employees more and fairly

    Hitachi2019-10-16
  5. "Decent. Immature engineering practices."

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    Current Employee - Project Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good environment, fairly typical, good people.

    Cons

    Processes and practices for good engineering are lacking.

    Hitachi2019-07-24
  6. "large international company with many possible research directions"

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    Current Employee - Senior Research Scientist in Cambridge, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    large company with a lot of different directions, hence opportunities for researcher

    Cons

    collaboration with Japan sometimes is difficult because of export control and other regulations

    Hitachi2019-07-23
  7. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Production Team Member in Bolton, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hitachi full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good people who work on the lines

    Cons

    3 shift patterns take there toll

    Advice to Management

    Be real

    Hitachi2019-07-16
  8. "CX in turmoil"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service in Leeds, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    General people who need to work lovely

    Cons

    OCD from managers running the department and severe micro management taking place

    Advice to Management

    Stop doing stupid surveys and actually spend time with the people who come to work everyday and contribute to the profit you are making

    Hitachi2019-07-25
  9. "Great place to work!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Newbury, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The people are the best thing about working at Hitachi, plus the company know how to look after their employees, it's hard work, but rewarding.

    Cons

    There are no cons working for Hitachi.

    Hitachi2018-08-17
  10. Helpful (2)

    "Harmony, sincerity, pioneering spirit !!!!!!"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Newton Aycliffe, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hitachi full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good shop floor workforce.

    Cons

    Bad communication, bad senior management, change goal posts at their will, overworked, no work life balance. No compassion. Quick to judge Completely Rubbish purchasing system

    Advice to Management

    Senior management should perhaps wonder why so many of the workforce are leaving !!

    Hitachi2018-08-02
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