Pros: bagels on tuesdays, good benefits and vacation time (if you can ever get permission to use it), nothing else
Cons: cons far outweigh the pros, us security clearance is an intrusive pain, outright abusive management, unrealistic expectations, incompetent hr department, constant conflict between departments, frustration trickles down to managers and is inflicted upon employees, not a snowball's chance for advancement, city of longmont is a dump, high turnover
I can confirm what many others have said about management being rude and abusive toward their employees, especially the reviewer who called DigitalGlobe a "Prison Sentence".
A typical day at work consisted of being overloaded with work and understaffed, getting berated for mistakes made by others, working long hours (10-12+), and the blame-game seems – more... to be a favorite pass-time around there.
During their "onboarding" process, we were actually told verbatim, "In the interest of company security you should delete your Facebook accounts." as well as this gem: "We all have busy lives and personal concerns, but as a DigitalGlobe employee you are EXPECTED to place the needs and desires of the company ahead of your own (including family)." They advertise all of these great-sounding company ethics and standards, but in practice these are totally ignored and the place runs more like a gulag. – less