Lockheed Martin UK

Get the inside buzz from graduates at Lockheed Martin

8.5 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 6 ratings in 2018)
"A great and supportive place to work."
Culture
7.8 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
7.2 / 10
 
Hours
9.2 / 10
 
Salary
8.7 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.5 / 10
 
 
Training
8.2 / 10
 

Pros

  • The unique working hours mean that employees get every other Friday off work.
  • Most feel that they have a very fair and competitive salary.
  • There’s a strong social atmosphere between graduates both in and out of work.
  • The company is very prominent in the industry and has a strong global reputation.

Cons

  • Some feel that promotions can slow down once they reach the management level.
  • The offices, while functional, are becoming quite dated.
  • The quality of managers and the amount of interaction with them can vary.
  • Some graduates feel the company could be more proactive in certain areas.

What insiders say about...

"The application process consists of sending the company your CV and then, if the..."

"The teamwork and comradery in teams is fantastic and senior engineers are usually..."

"The office environment is good and I can easily talk to the relevant people in my..."

"Flexibility is based on manager preferences. The company works on a nine-day fortnight..."

"There's incredible progression on the graduate scheme with respect to pay rises and..."

"The benefits package gives us money off at stores and cinemas etc. There's also BUPA..."

"The telephone interview was very informal and was a chance to talk about my experiences..."

"There is some effort, but not much focus on green initiatives."

"Everyone is very accessible and actively mentors new recruits."

"I think that Lockheed is doing a very good job of promoting diversity in the workplace...."

"There is a reasonable amount of transparency, although there appears to be a glass..."

"The role varies on a day-to-day basis, am involved in top-level projects but also..."

"You're given a high level of responsibility as a graduate as well as 'real' work..."

"The Ampthill office has two major programmes that are reaching the latter stage of..."

"The company used to make Bovril."

"Corporate, innovative and challenging."

"The large scope and variety of engineering projects that the company undertakes...."

"I've been sent to a number of training courses that ranged from systems engineering..."

"More focus on constant improvement. Just because something works doesn't mean it..."

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