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Great work environment, too encumbered by processes and systems.

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Former Employee - Senior Program Manager in Boston, MA
Former Employee - Senior Program Manager in Boston, MA

I worked at Alcatel-Lucent full-time (More than 10 years)

Recommends
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO
Recommends
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

Lower level management is respectful of individual contributors. Lots of opportunity to move around within the company. Good products.

Cons

Too many systems and processes which get in the way of efficiency. Too much time required of individuals to report too often on financials in too many formats.

Advice to Management

Until Sales is also held responsible for the ultimate profitability of contracts they will continue to deliver deals that look good 'on paper' but have no chance of truly being profitable.

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  1. Good Company

    Current Employee - Ops Manager
    Current Employee - Ops Manager

    I have been working at Alcatel-Lucent full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    ALU is a good company

    Cons

    ALU is not a SW company so it is not so good place for SW eng.

  2. intern

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I worked at Alcatel-Lucent as an intern

    Recommends
    Recommends

    Pros

    senior people are very helpful and willing to teach. It is still a good place for research and learning. Arrangement for your own work is flexible.

    Cons

    People are worried about cutoffs which keeps on during the past few years. The company lost a lot of famous guys who worked here of tens of years.

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