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Not the best place to work

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Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Santa Clara, CA

I have been working at Avaya full-time (more than 3 years)

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

Pros

for most of the groups working hours are flexible

Cons

1. No Bonus
2. No 401k (practically)
3. Hardly any vacation carry over
4. Furlough
5. No hikes

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  1. Great Products

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    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Nashville, TN
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Nashville, TN

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

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    I worked with fantastic people that loved what they did and how they serve their customers.

    Cons

    The company took no concern with results or how you reached your targets, they were strictly concerns with where you were located and getting as much as possible out of you....no family/life balance.

    Advice to Management

    Think of your people as an asset, not a liability.

  2. All in all, good benefits and work-life balance. Horrible management of the company and products.

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    Former Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Westminster, CO
    Former Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Westminster, CO

    I worked at Avaya full-time (more than 5 years)

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

    Pros

    I liked most of the people I worked with, the flexibility of the work, and the salary and benefits. The work was fairly interesting and there were opportunities to pursue expanding your skill levels.

    Cons

    Because of the lack of good management of the company and product lines, Avaya has not remained competitive in the marketplace. They are flush with patents and the opportunity to do great research but have missed those opportunities in search of cash.They are run by a firm that is only concerned with cash and then selling the company for the cash and stripping it.

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