Alcatel-Lucent

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Mis-Managed, but great place to work

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Naperville, IL
Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Naperville, IL

I have been working at Alcatel-Lucent full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

- excellent flexibility w.r.t working hours
- great pay
- great vac
- they'll pay for you to go to school
- you get to work with some of the smartest people on the planet
- family friendly - most managers promote family-first when personal issues arise

Cons

- company is mis-managed from way above
- recent constant barrage of layoffs
- company hasn't made money in years, future is questionable
- recently no/little raises and/or bonuses

Advice to ManagementAdvice

- get your act together. Low-level technical leadership is great, but the higher you go the worst it gets.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    Company culture

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Manager
    Current Employee - Manager

    I have been working at Alcatel-Lucent full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    The company gives the opportunity to work on any device & technology related to networking.
    As a global corporation, it is easy to move across the globe with the company.

    Cons

    Old fashion management style with meaningless battles.
    Different management and enterprise culture in the different department and regions.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Create a truly global culture, vision, and operating mode.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Great Place

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

    I have been working at Alcatel-Lucent

    Pros

    Great Place to work at.

    Cons

    please dont be so Political

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Great Place

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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