Electronic Data Systems

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Electronic Data Systems Reviews

Updated September 11, 2014
Updated September 11, 2014
645 Reviews
3.0
645 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Flexibility and Dependability and work from home option (in 18 reviews)

  • Good company and work/life balance (in 16 reviews)


Cons
  • Poor senior management & executive leadership during my time at EDS (in 35 reviews)

  • Upper management and lack of strong sales (in 24 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    left after 20 years

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer  in  Plano, TX
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Plano, TX

    I worked at Electronic Data Systems full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    training program
    outstanding employees
    worked on customer based IT solutions
    pay and benefits

    Cons

    project deadlines (long hours)
    bad corp decisions in later years
    EDS was a very good company to work for in the 80s and 90s. Not as much in the 00s. Therefore, I left to pursue a better opportunity.

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    This was a great company to work for, enjoy the many years their.

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    Former Employee - Team Leader  in  Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Team Leader in Houston, TX

    I worked at Electronic Data Systems full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great management and people to work with.

    Cons

    We needed more quality time or more team building.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    My advice to management miss you guys, you are the best.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Best experience ever

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Electronic Data Systems

    Pros

    company full of activity you learn more day after day you always keep tracking of what's new in the developing world so happy to have this experience

    Cons

    can't find any I really enjoyed working there colleges and supervisors even the management was fair enough for me

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5. 1 person found this helpful  

    Excellent experience at EDS

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    Former Employee - Program Manager  in  Detroit, MI
    Former Employee - Program Manager in Detroit, MI

    I worked at Electronic Data Systems full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great company culture that emphasized employee development and opportunities. Excellent opportunities to work at various large companies and gain a lot of experience quickly.

    Cons

    Some of company culture that made it a great place to work was lost with the acquisition by HP.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Wonderful

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer  in  Chennai (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Chennai (India)

    I worked at Electronic Data Systems full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Company with the best people-care policies.

    Cons

    Decision to merge with Mphasis.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    No more EDS.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Working at EDS

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    Current Employee - Project Manager  in  Plano, TX
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Plano, TX

    I have been working at Electronic Data Systems full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Employee oriented in the early days of strong CEO's. Opportunities to grow were boundless.

    Cons

    Company CEO's changed and profit pressure increased.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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    Great Supervisors, Flexible Schedules

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    Former Employee - Marketing Communications Specialist  in  Plano, TX
    Former Employee - Marketing Communications Specialist in Plano, TX

    I worked at Electronic Data Systems full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Having full time work with good pay

    Cons

    Not having any reason to move within the company

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please think about upgrading technology in the office

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Dream JOB & Organization

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    Former Employee - Infrastructure Technical Consultant  in  Bangalore (India)
    Former Employee - Infrastructure Technical Consultant in Bangalore (India)

    I worked at Electronic Data Systems full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    You know what if you have dreamed to work in Great culture (after Google/Amazon which I heared) this is the place you would have worked.

    Cons

    EDS is no more present

    Recommends
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    Approves of CEO
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    i am freasher but i have knowledge of computer annd want to do work from home

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    Former Employee - Data Entry  in  Thāne (India)
    Former Employee - Data Entry in Thāne (India)

    I worked at Electronic Data Systems part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    i want to earn some income without distriubing my study

    Cons

    in electronic from of working we can do changes but not in paper from

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    there should be a respect and decipline of management

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    EDS

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Electronic Data Systems full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Culture, People, Clients, Prospects, Work life Balance

    Cons

    Things turned during the merger with HP

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    relight the EDS spirit

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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