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Lockheed Martin Project Manager Reviews

Updated Aug 23, 2019

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Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson
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22 Ratings
  1. "Good Company"

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    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in Newtown, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Leading edge work, challenging, interesting job, exposure to diverse technical experts.

    Cons

    Large company mentality, lack of empowerment, vague reward for performance, they rather have lots of procedures, rather than skilled responsible people.

    Advice to Management

    Promote people based on their value-added capabilities rather than on their political correctness and "high-potential" employee classification.

    Lockheed Martin2015-03-16
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    "Long Term Employee"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Working for a Lockheed Marting will ensure you have no shortage of challenging work but the vast majority of people are capable, the expanding UK footprint of the company provides job opportunities which are rewarded with , reasonable to good benefits.

    Cons

    Long hours are not uncommon and with challenge comes pressure and demands. geographical mobility in terms of working at other locations is also required at times. Pay is reasonable to good but there is no bonus scheme

    Lockheed Martin2015-01-11
  3. "Pretty good work experience, lots of different opportunities."

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lockheed Martin full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Lots of diversified work across the company. A lot of opportunities within leadership programs for extra training and career development.

    Cons

    Some business areas are disconnected from the central company. Communication may lack to some employees that have restrictions on their email access due to where they work.

    Advice to Management

    Continue leadership development programs, continue career planning resources.

    Lockheed Martin2015-01-13
  4. "Good place to work"

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    Project Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lockheed Martin

    Pros

    Excellent Performance is rewarded with monetary awards and pay increases. The culture is centered around ethics, accountability, and building partnerships.

    Cons

    The senior leadership can be reactionary and respond in fear to risks. This type of response is counter productive and provided little in the way of leadership.

    Advice to Management

    If you are having an emotional response to a situation, check in with the group and put yourself in the other persons shoes. Bring real solutions to the discussion that focus on a successful outcome.

    Lockheed Martin2015-01-10
  5. "Previous Glassdoor reviews for this position were correct"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Washington, DC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Worked with really nice people.

    Cons

    Not as much engineering as secretarial type office work.

    Advice to Management

    Post a more accurate description of the job function.

    Lockheed Martin2014-11-24
  6. "Stressful environment"

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    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great benefits. Flex hours, great vacation time, family leave, etc...

    Cons

    Very stressful environment with very little assistance from management to get your job done per management requirements.

    Advice to Management

    Provide staff with tools and support necessary to complete their assigned tasks as well as hire competent resources with the skill level and set to get the job done.

    Lockheed Martin2014-08-18
  7. "alright...nothing great"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Dallas, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    work life balance is good

    Cons

    no career path at all.

    Advice to Management

    dont get involved with team

    Lockheed Martin2014-06-09
  8. "Project management of IT projects."

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    Current Employee - Technical Project Manager in Fort Worth, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    It is a good stable company to work for and I enjoy working there.

    Cons

    Very high in bureaucracy and it takes forever to get things done that should be easy to do.

    Lockheed Martin2014-05-09
  9. "Lockheed Martin is a great techical company."

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Fort Worth, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    High Tech products, good salary, very good training programs.

    Cons

    Some diversions are run like the good old boy networks of the past.

    Advice to Management

    Emblace employees ideas and suggestions to stay current.

    Lockheed Martin2014-03-31
  10. "Project Manager"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager in San Jose, CA
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    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Lockheed Martin full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Diversity of projects. Management makes an effort to grow employees into positions. Jobs are relatively stable with good performance.

    Cons

    Slow rate of promotion. Heavy handed process control. Planning occurs at high levels of management and does not normally include input from non-leaders.

    Lockheed Martin2014-03-14
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