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Northrop Grumman Employee Reviews about "large company"

Updated 22 Jun 2019

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Northrop Grumman CEO Kathy Warden
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55 Ratings
Pros
  • "Working the 9/80 schedule is wonderful, because you have 3 day weekends every other week(in 338 reviews)

  • "Great benefits and work-life balance(in 319 reviews)

Cons
  • "Also, upper management never seems to have much interest in the lower folk(in 121 reviews)

  • "large company not always easy to move up(in 95 reviews)

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  1. "Good Place to work for"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Treated fairly and as apart of the team

    Cons

    large company not always easy to move up

    Northrop Grumman2019-04-29
  2. "Overall good company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Northrop Grumman full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great place to work for a large company.

    Cons

    Still bureaucratic since it is such a big, complex place.

    Northrop Grumman2019-04-01
  3. Helpful (1)

    "Project Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Northrop Grumman part-time

    Pros

    A large company that has a policy and efficiency driven work environment. Opportunity to grow and develop.

    Cons

    Some contracts are tied to the countries political climate and are therefore subject to forces beyond managements control.

    Northrop Grumman2019-03-03
  4. "I haven't started yet but benefits seem pretty good"

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      Current Employee - Systems Engineer 

      I have been working at Northrop Grumman full-time

      Pros

      I haven't started yet but benefits seem pretty good

      Cons

      Moves very slowly since it is a very large company

      Northrop Grumman2019-03-05
    • "Decent Large Gov't Contractor"

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      Former Employee - Software Engineer in Columbia, MD
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No Opinion of CEO

      I worked at Northrop Grumman for more than 5 years

      Pros

      * Large company with many opportunities to move around and grow * Upper management is capable and engaged * meaningful work

      Cons

      * Continuous re-orgs and benefits changes * a LOT of bureaucracy

      Northrop Grumman2019-01-29
    • "Program Manager"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Positive Outlook
      No Opinion of CEO

      I worked at Northrop Grumman full-time

      Pros

      Challenging work. Career Opportunities. Variety of projects.

      Cons

      Difficult navigating options in a large company.

      Northrop Grumman2018-12-27
    • "Intern"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook

      I worked at Northrop Grumman full-time

      Pros

      Interesting work, good intern development

      Cons

      Often can be bureauratic due to large company size

      Northrop Grumman2018-10-05
    • "good company but not the best location for growth"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
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      I worked at Northrop Grumman full-time for more than 5 years

      Pros

      large company with decent pay and full benefits

      Cons

      small campus, protect their cronies/friends at all costs and limited growth opportunities

      Advice to Management

      get rid of all the hiring based on family connection

      Northrop Grumman2018-10-03
    • "Opportunity"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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        I have been working at Northrop Grumman full-time

        Pros

        There are many opportunities available to you.

        Cons

        Like any large company, it can be difficult to stand out.

        Northrop Grumman2018-08-28
      • "A good company for a large defense contractor"

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        Current Employee - Cyber Architect in Aurora, CO
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        Positive Outlook
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        I have been working at Northrop Grumman full-time for less than a year

        Pros

        Plenty of work opportunities, flexibility, and training.

        Cons

        Northrop is a large company and this comes all the downsides and bureaucracy of being too big.

        Northrop Grumman2018-08-26
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