Pros: great pay, great benefits, great set hours or you get over time.
Cons: government budget cuts can kill your project and your paycheck.
Lockheed was a wonderful, professional company with set hours, time off for lunch, paid over-time, really interesting job, and too bad that Congress cut the space shuttle program budget laying off tons of people. Lockheed is a contract employee for NASA, although they do other jobs, but NASA was the main employer. When NASA's budget was cut, many layoffs – more... occurred. This is very sad for the aerospace industry. – less