“Paragon managers empower their employees to make decisions. This is a direct reflection of promoting professional growth and giving employees a voice. Being a part of Paragon is being a part of something great!”
What type of work do you do at Paragon?
I am a Business Analyst for the Defense Personal Property System (DPS). My duties include requirement analysis, systems analysis, business processes, reengineering, functional support, and regression testing.
What makes Paragon a great place to work?
Paragon stands true to their core philosophy on utilizing the best professionals to deliver the best service at the best value to their customers. Before I started working for Paragon, I had the privilege to work with members of their team and I must say that I have never worked with more professional individuals. It was evident that they took great pride providing accurate and valuable information to customers. When the opportunity to work for Paragon arouse, I gladly accepted and now share in the same professional and pride.
What differentiates Paragon from other DoD contractors?
After working for two Fortune 500 companies prior to Paragon, I must say that the company's culture is what differentiates them the most. Paragon is the most ethical company I have ever worked for. Paragon is a dynamic and customer-oriented organization where professional and interpersonal relationships are the cornerstones of continued success. Customer intimacy is key and Paragon's reputation to deliver quality products is known throughout its customer base. Paragon emphasizes team work and professional collaboration to achieve goals.
What traditions and/or rituals do you use to "shake up" the workday?
I would have to say laughter. I believe that a happy workplace is needed to have people feel good about what they do so they can perform at their best.
Please share a piece of advice to incoming/new team members?
Paragon managers empower their employees to make decisions. This is a direct reflection of promoting professional growth and giving employees a voice. Being a part of Paragon is being a part of something great!