Bottomline Technologies

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Don't contract here. Don't expect to be here more than 2 years.

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Systems Analyst in Portsmouth, NH
Current Employee - Systems Analyst in Portsmouth, NH

I have been working at Bottomline Technologies as a contractor (less than an year)

Pros

Nice building. Lots of work, never boring.They have a great espresso machine in the main kitchen. Great opportunities to learn. Good place to wait out the economic recovery.

Cons

Absolutely horrible culture. There is no real Life/Work balance even so they talk about how great it is all the time. Most permanent employees regularly work 10 hour days just to keep up.

They do not do their homework on mergers. They bought a large portion of Intuit's business but don't even have close to the infrastructure to integrate the group into the company.

Bottomline has a horrible reputation in the area for over work and underpay. I know a couple of very talented technology professionals looking for their next move who won't event consider this company due to their reputation. They currently have about 40 positions right now that they just can't fill. Seems their reputation is catching up with them.

Very telling of the pay scale. They have many VPs and Directors but if you look in the parking lot there are almost no high end cars. Usually tech bosses love their BMWs.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Realize that it is not all about the profits. Treat your people with some respect. Pay them what they are worth.

Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Best company I have ever worked for.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Portsmouth, NH
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Portsmouth, NH

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

    Pros

    Opportunity is not defined by your job title. Anyone has the ability to make a real impact. The company does a great deal to support employees through difficult personal situations and they have the best benefit package I have experienced.

    Cons

    It is a fast paced environment unlike any I have ever worked at before. It makes things exciting but it is certainly not the right fit for everyone.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't just set goals. Ensure the employees below you have some direction on how best to work together to achieve them.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 7 people found this helpful  

    Worst Company to Work for in NH NOT the Best

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Director in Portsmouth, NH
    Former Employee - Director in Portsmouth, NH

    I worked at Bottomline Technologies full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great location in Portsmouth, NH.
    Seacoast location is excellent
    The health, dental and vision benefits are very good compared to other companies

    Cons

    The organization is like a dysfunctional family that has no direction and employees treat each other with disrespect and rudeness. The company value of working with and for each other is a joke.

    The CEO is nick named the "weathervane" because he changes direction so frequently that nothing gets done.

    They have a hard time keeping good professional employees due to number of unprofessional employees. The company tolerates the most unprofessional behavior because it starts at the TOP. It is notuncommon to hear yelling, see inappropriate and threatening emails (from management).

    I would NOT recommend this company to my worst enemy.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    GET NEW MANAGEMENT IF YOU WANT THE STOCK TO GET GO BACK UP

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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