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Senior Software Engineer

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Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Austin, TX
Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Austin, TX

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

Pros

Good benefits, work with latest hardware. Work with smart people from all around the world. Good location in North Austin. Good salary compared to competition.

Cons

politics, depending on area work life balance is hard, frequent layoff. Acquiring too many companies that don't help the bottom line for the parent company.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Focus on long term not short term profits

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO
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  1. hard work, low pay

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Dell

    Pros

    excellent if you like getting computer certifications, That is the best way to get raises. that is the hardest part

    Cons

    micro management managers, support staff is hardly around if you need any questions. Its hard to do work when questions go unanswered

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    n/a

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. Dealing with AMBIGUITY

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    Current Employee - Senior Account Manager in Nashville, TN
    Current Employee - Senior Account Manager in Nashville, TN

    I have been working at Dell full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Vendor SWAG, Good people (co-workers), Decent pay and Benefits, 5% match 401k, 1 week Christmas vacation

    Cons

    Did I say AMBIGUITY? Guard rail to guard rail, Indiscriminate removal of accounts, processes need overhauled, go to market with products before supply line is ready

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Invest in your people, don't look outside. Show more loyalty to those who bust their tails for you

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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