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8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 18 ratings in 2016)
"Driven to succeed. A great work culture and environment."
Pros: 
  • The flexi-time system allows employees a lot of freedom with their work/life balance.
  • It’s widely perceived that hard work will result in recognition and career progression.
  • The complete process, from R&D to manufacturing is all done in one location.
  • There is good support available from managers and supervisors as well as a strong social culture.
Cons: 
  • Some employees felt that there wasn’t enough space for everyone in the offices.
  • There were many systems and procedures to learn early on.
  • The company is so large that it can be overwhelming at times.
  • The training programme ran into problems and didn’t run to schedule.
Culture
8.7 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
6.8 / 10
 
Hours
8.6 / 10
 
Salary
8.0 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.5 / 10
 
 
Training
7.4 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"I felt the interview was very relaxed and they weren't trying to catch me out. Past..."

"There's no forced structure. I have a manager and senior engineers who assign work..."

"Working in a cleanroom, our desk space is minimal, which does not make for a great..."

"I work a 39 hour week. There is a flexi-time system in place where you have core..."

"Very fair pay for a graduate and in line with industry standards."

"The company has a sports and social club. For a small weekly cost you can get discount..."

"Tell us about yourself. How well do you work with others and as part of a team? How..."

"There are projects and schemes underway that are continually trying to make Boston..."

"The head supervisor knows me quite well and checks in with me every now and again...."

"I work with a very diverse team and have seen no discrimination to women or minorities...."

"Promotions are available twice a year to the best of my knowledge."

"I'm generally satisfied with the work assigned and I get very varied day-to-day tasks,..."

"I work with a good team and have a very good supervisor. The pay and benefits are..."

"There are a lot of systems and procedures to learn early on."

"Bake offs are very popular at tea time."

"Fast paced, high energy, rewarding."

"The great reputation of the company. The quality of the graduate programme and positive..."

"I've had plenty of informal training with other members of the group. Official training..."

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