Orbital Sciences

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Great Medium Sized Company

Intern (Current Employee) Chandler, AZ (US)

ProsOrbital is still a small enough company where a person see a component come to life from design, to test, to final vehicle integration. My hourly salary was pretty competitive, if not one of the better wages for mechanical engineering in great Phoenix area.

ConsYou live in Chandler.
Orbital hires the best and brightest, employees can be a little socially awkward. I felt a little isolated because I didn't really have much in common with the other interns who were hired.
Had feeling that many people at Orbital are what you would call 'straight-laced', not as many people going out for happy hours or social events after work.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Wish I could have stayed longer

    Systems Engineer (Former Employee) Dulles, VA (US)

    I worked at Orbital Sciences full-time for more than a year


    Pros: I worked with a lot of great people who were… Cons: My wife didn't want to live in Virginia, so I found… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    First job, would be happy for it to be my last

    Principal Engineer (Current Employee) Dulles, VA (US)

    I have been working at Orbital Sciences full-time for more than 8 years


    Pros: Outstanding employer for an entry level hire. Medium sized company with a small company feel provides young engineers exposure to a… Cons: Management is often reactive rather than proactive. Matrix organization with project management needs often conflicting… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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