Aricent Reviews

Updated March 30, 2015
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  1. I learnt a lot as a fresher.

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Aricent

    Pros

    Employee friendly, no time boundation.

    Cons

    Most of the projects are of maintenance

  2. Software Engineer

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Aricent

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    This is a great company for the freshers and a lots to learn. Flexible working hour. You will be recognized well.

    Cons

    Salary is not too good. Average Salary

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work

  3. Over ll Compamy

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    Current Employee - Anonymous
    Current Employee - Anonymous

    I have been working at Aricent

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good work culture and flexible work timings

    Cons

    Compensation is not good compared to other companies

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  5. Good experience

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    Former Employee - Technical Leader
    Former Employee - Technical Leader

    I worked at Aricent full-time (more than 8 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Good telecom projects with challenging roles, good office culture

    Cons

    Crazy working hours at release times, salary not as competitive as rest of the market

  6. Good for beginners

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Aricent

    Pros

    Good company to start a career with. Excellent training provided to new college grads.

    Cons

    Work is lackluster at times. Some parts of the management seems like they don't really care about their employees.

  7. good experience

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    Current Employee - Engineer in Delhi, CA
    Current Employee - Engineer in Delhi, CA

    I have been working at Aricent full-time (less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    working environment is really good.

    Cons

    low salary offered at aricent.

    Advice to Management

    no advice as such

  8. Aricent is good company to work with

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    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President in San Jose, CA

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

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Lots of freedom to work

    Cons

    Aricent Pay structure is average, not exciting

    Advice to Management

    Motivation of employees

  9. Helpful (1)

    More than what you think of this privately owned software/telecommunication company!

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    Current Employee - Network Specialist in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Network Specialist in San Jose, CA

    I have been working at Aricent

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Challenging people
    Great work ethics
    Good Opportunities (vertical/horizontal)

    Cons

    Salary hikes should be as per grade slab
    Cross-technology training's
    Certification sponsorship (apart from CCIE) which is very important in one's career

    Advice to Management

    Uper management is always there to help you to move forward in your career! Thanks for being there an always listen to us.

  10. Not Bad

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    Former Employee - Technical Leader
    Former Employee - Technical Leader

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

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    No power with the manager !!! If you are good at what you do then you win

    Cons

    Stupid policies esp. for overseas assignments

    Advice to Management

    Become more assertive

  11. Great engineering arm but poor management

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Aricent full-time

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Once a innovation leader with strong telecom focus

    Cons

    Old gang of Aricent is closed and no support

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