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Updated Jul 17, 2014

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3.2 114 reviews

65% Approve of the CEO

Ixia President & CEO Victor Alston

Victor Alston

(55 ratings)

62% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • You will get to work on latest cutting edge technologies(in 10 reviews)

  • Great talent and cut edge technology(in 10 reviews)


Cons
  • Problem with work life balance and salary compare to that is low(in 16 reviews)

  • could be long hours without recognition(in 6 reviews)

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    Show me the vision?

    Experienced (Current Employee) Calabasas, CA (US)

    ProsIt's a paycheck until a more realistic opportunity comes along.

    ConsMediocre salary, unless your a golden boy,
    Lack of respect,
    Lack of disclosure,
    Lack of leadership,
    Lack of market vision,
    Risk of de-listing,
    Risk of lawsuits,
    Poor planning,
    "Schedule driven" quality,
    Sweatshop mentality,
    No foreseeable change for the better.

    Advice to Senior ManagementShare the market intelligence with the troops, Develop technology leaders from within, Stop chasing features and deliver real value to the customer, Grow the customer base, Listen to the customer a deliver what no one else does or no one else can.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Work Experience

    Principal Engineer I (Current Employee) Bangalore (India)

    Proswill get good work, salary is also good.

    Conswork life balance is not good, lay off culture

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Great opportunities to grow from a technical point of view

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGreat talent and cut edge technology

    ConsTight deadlines, work-life balance is not great

    Advice to Senior ManagementA better work-life balance

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good company to work for

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Calabasas, CA (US)

    ProsGood technical challenges and great products

    ConsNothing at this time. Great place to work.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Given no resposabitues for six months

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsFree snacks / food in breakroom

    ConsManagement needs training. No employee on boarding.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Calabasas, CA (US)

    ProsVery hard working and talented people.

    ConsLong hours, no work-life balance, no recognition.

    Advice to Senior ManagementListen more often to your employees, and recognize the effort they are putting in.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Ok to work in Ixia in Kolkata

    Principal Software Engineer (Current Employee) Calcutta (India)

    ProsOk to work in Ixia in Kolkata

    ConsProblem with work life balance and salary compare to that is low.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsVery relaxed environment to work in, good payment, flexible working hours. a lot of career development opportunities

    Conswork becomes monotonous, doing the same thing over and over

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    Give you a chance to work with the best

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsSome really smart people here

    Conscould be long hours without recognition

    Advice to Senior ManagementCare about the people

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Excellent

    Senior QA Engineer I (Current Employee) Calcutta (India)

    ProsGood opportunities, challenging work, latest tech, friendly work place

    ConsLeadership is averse to taking risks

    Advice to Senior ManagementManagement should work more towards employee satisfaction

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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