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ABB Reviews

Updated January 28, 2015
Updated January 28, 2015
656 Reviews
3.6
656 Reviews
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Ulrich Spiesshofer
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • No pressure for work, good work life balance (in 18 reviews)

  • nice work environment, great colleagues, lots of experience, good opportunity for graduates as well as for experience workers (in 20 reviews)


Cons
  • As in any big company, some processes are complex, lengthy and frustrating (in 5 reviews)

  • Work-life balance, office politics, conservative company (in 3 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Software Engineer

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at ABB

    Pros

    strong experience in industry around world, good culture.

    Cons

    too big to know the organization well.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  2.  

    Service Engineer - Testing and commissioning

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Commissioning Engineer in Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Commissioning Engineer in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at ABB full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good pay, great benefits, great stock options, and great vacation package.
    Casual atmosphere, Flexible schedules.

    Cons

    Growth & recognition process are become late

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Excellent company to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Singapore (Singapore)

    I have been working at ABB full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    So much technology development going on so good opportunities for career progress

    Cons

    Promotion and salary increment do not reflect performance

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Good luck

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Commercial sales intern

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at ABB

    Pros

    Great schedule. Provided in depth excel work to top management and made powerpoint presentations to top management officials.

    Cons

    I worked in Xiamen, China so many of the employees working there never delegated any job responsibilities to me.

  6.  

    Technical Engineer

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at ABB full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    European culture, equality, next level strategy

    Cons

    Complex organization, moderate meritocracy, few benefits

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  7.  

    great place to work and nice people to work with. Good working environment with benefits

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at ABB

    Pros

    good atmosphere and friendly people around

    Cons

    internal system is not competitive enought

  8.  

    Working as network engineer at Sachin technologies LLC muscat since last 3 .5 years .and i have total IT experience 6.5

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Network Engineer in Ruwī (Oman)
    Former Employee - Network Engineer in Ruwī (Oman)

    I worked at ABB full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    I can handle different kinds of brands and products

    Cons

    I have not yet taken driving license .

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Was nice experience

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Big company, good opportunities

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - MarComs in Zürich (Switzerland)
    Current Employee - MarComs in Zürich (Switzerland)

    I have been working at ABB full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Big company, possible to move around in different roles. Loyal employees, interesting work, multicultural environment

    Cons

    Complex organization, decisions can be slow

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Simplify where possible,

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    Excellent Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at ABB full-time

    Pros

    Great focus on technology. Surrounded by a very well educated staff

    Cons

    Need more communication between departments and offices

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Ocean of knowledge

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Electrical Design Engineer in Bangalore (India)
    Former Employee - Electrical Design Engineer in Bangalore (India)

    I worked at ABB full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    One can learn infinite stuffs at ABB,
    One can take up ownership very easily

    Cons

    Hectic, no recognition, no personal growth, look at personal growth of employees rather than managers alone

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Revise salaries of experienced current employees.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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