Hitachi Reviews

Updated 31 Jul 2020

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3.3
60%
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79%
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Hitachi Representative Executive Officer, Chairman & CEO Hiroaki Nakanishi
Hiroaki Nakanishi
200 Ratings
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  • "Work life balance and the management team is in my opinion subpar(in 27 reviews)

  • "Upper Management that ruined a good company by making money the only priority(in 21 reviews)

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  1. "Innovative, experienced and organized company."

    5.0
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Hitachi full-time

    Pros

    Innovative, experienced and organized company.

    Cons

    don't have anything bad about the company

  2. "Financial accountant"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial Accountant in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hitachi full-time

    Pros

    Well-known brand globally, heavy industry in Australia.

    Cons

    Conservative culture, no work life balance and flexibility


  3. "Company review"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineer in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Have Flexible hours working time

    Cons

    Work Long hours occasionally, depend on customer request

  4. "Good Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Singapore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Hitachi full-time

    Pros

    Salary comes Early. Have aws

    Cons

    Pressured on Work. Loaded on role. so many work Boss pressure.

  5. "Solid Place that make Solid Products with Clueless Management"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Regional Sales Manager in Manchester, NH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hitachi full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    You got to sell great products that were made well.

    Cons

    Any new ideas immediately shot down; it's dying a slow death due to poor upper management

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  6. "good company for some people"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Quality Assurance in Tokyo

    I have been working at Hitachi full-time

    Pros

    stable employment and good work-life balance(depends on departments)

    Cons

    slow decision and no strong IT software/services

  7. "Good company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Researcher in Tokyo
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Supportive work environment. Flexible hours. Stable employment.

    Cons

    Old style management. Slow decision making.

  8. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technician in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great place to work, flexible.

    Cons

    There are none that I can think of

  9. "Ah"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Maintenance Technician in Berea, KY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Work is easy, money is good

    Cons

    Long hours, no days off

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  10. "Not entirely good"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Information Security Analyst in Montreal, QC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Really a fun place to work with really talented people.

    Cons

    Micro Management, Not open for ideas, Conservative.

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