Electronic Data Systems
2.7 of 5 600 reviews
www.eds.com Plano, TX 5000+ Employees

Electronic Data Systems Reviews

Updated Apr 15, 2014
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2.7 600 reviews

                             

51% Approve of the CEO

Electronic Data Systems Chairman and Executive Vice President Joe Eazor

Joe Eazor

(51 ratings)

33% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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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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EDS

Contractor (Current Employee)
Des Moines, IA

I have been working at Electronic Data Systems full-time

ProsGreat works great with folks

ConsSucks to work harder to job

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Stultifying

Customer Technical Support Representative (Former Employee)
Boise, ID

I worked at Electronic Data Systems full-time for more than 5 years

ProsAbility to solve technical issues.

ConsNo career progression. Employees treated as, and referred to as, widgets.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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EDS purchased the smaller company Metaphase.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Minneapolis, MN

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

ProsGood salary schedule. Raises happened on a regular schedule.
Division meetings kept employees abreast of latest developments.
Reviews were regular and helpful.

ConsChanges had to go through layers of bureaucracy.
Layoffs greatly increased workload of those remaining. The number and complexity of projects did not decrease with a smaller workforce.

Advice to Senior ManagementBalance the needs of employees and shareholders. Make sure that short term financial gains do not hold precedence over long term fiscal health.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Treat employees like slaves

Business Analyst (Former Employee)

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

ProsEDS had a way of hiring people with the same kind of personality in which made working there a friendly environment.

ConsNever received credit for your work and a lot of time your team lead did not know as nearly as much as their staff

Advice to Senior ManagementTreat people decent, the staff worked to hard to be treated so poorly.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Great Company To work

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Electronic Data Systems

ProsGreat Environment.Culture.People.Good Infrastructure with best facilties for employees

Consthere was nothing bad about this company

Advice to Senior ManagementNA

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Great company!

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

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

ProsFriendly, team work and collaborative spirit

ConsUpper management and lack of strong sales

Advice to Senior ManagementNone

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good company to work for

Solutions Architect (Former Employee)
London, England (UK)

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

Prosgood salary and benefits, good online training

Consrestricted budget for onsite training

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Was ok not very good not very bad, as EDS has been taken ove by HP

Analyst (Former Employee)
Bangalore (India)

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

ProsYou will gat mandatory vacation in month of DEC every year

ConsCompany has been taken over and at the time of recession effected the raise

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Data Entry (Former Employee)
Rancho Cordova, CA

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

ProsEarly morning work start and lots of overtime.

ConsWould like to have seen management work more with employees.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Exeplurary

Remittance Processor II (Former Employee)
Charlotte, NC

I worked at Electronic Data Systems as a contractor for more than a year

ProsPay and Benefits and good work culture

ConsWork Load and Work Schedule

Advice to Senior ManagementRelocation of Company address

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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