ALTEN

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ALTEN Reviews

Updated December 12, 2014
Updated December 12, 2014
54 Reviews
2.4
54 Reviews
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ALTEN Président Directeur Général Simon Azoulay
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • rience parce que vous venez de sortir de l'universit (in 3 reviews)

  • environnement de travail amical (in 3 reviews)


Cons
  • t de la vie dans cette zone (pas seulement (in 6 reviews)

  • ils ont menti sur les salaires et le co (in 6 reviews)

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  1.  

    Big company but small company feel, they are just like a start-up in the US.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Vice President of Business Development in San Jose, CA
    Former Employee - Vice President of Business Development in San Jose, CA

    I worked at ALTEN full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Strong value proposition in product engineering, lack of strong sales structure in the US.

    Cons

    limited scale, limited vision, they are trying to cobble together capabilities from partners etc.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Interesting

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at ALTEN

    Pros

    You work at client's site, you usually have a good team leader and you learn from that...

    Cons

    Lack of clear career plan, have to push. You rarely see you manager

  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Concerned and effective management

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in San Francisco, CA

    I have been working at ALTEN full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Salary
    Management
    diversity / assignments
    International mobility is easy

    Cons

    common to all consulting firms (assignements depend on customers and market health)

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    more corporate events!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Good experience, High Technical skills required

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Bologna (Italy)
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Bologna (Italy)

    I worked at ALTEN full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    - High Technical skills required;
    - Challenging job;
    - Good opportunity to learn how to handle the Consulting jobs

    Cons

    - Nothing really bad to mention: it depends on the personal ambitions about the need to try something else or not

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Poor Management and Bad decisions - Consultancy based on tech assistance model

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

    I have been working at ALTEN full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Extreme Flexibility
    Awesome Workplace (Sophia Antipolis)

    Cons

    Poor Management
    Very poor career/mission follow up
    No chances to grow

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
  7.  

    Nice company for starter

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Technical Author in Bangalore (India)
    Former Employee - Technical Author in Bangalore (India)

    I worked at ALTEN full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great colleges, work life balance is good.

    Cons

    Pay is very less for experienced people

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please take care of experienced people.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Good experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Business Development in Paris (France)
    Current Employee - Business Development in Paris (France)

    I have been working at ALTEN full-time

    Pros

    Young, motivated and dynamic environment

    Cons

    Poor possibilities of evolution when the economical environment is not growing

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    SSII like others or worst

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

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

    Pros

    If well negotiated can be a good plan for some extra fees

    Cons

    no long term carrier perspective

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    be more transparent, stop hide the real benefits of a consultant

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  10.  

    OK environment to work

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

    I have been working at ALTEN

    Pros

    Good employee but less pay hence all quit here due to this reason

    Cons

    Bad work culture to support

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
  11.  

    Not so much as they were not following consultants

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at ALTEN full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    They have contact with some interesting companies and offer then by this way some experiences.

    Cons

    They are not following people correctly neither supporting them. Salary package also not special.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Should improve their managers work, implications and knowledge.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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