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Teradata - Sales - Micro management at it's best

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Sales Executive in New York, NY
Current Employee - Sales Executive in New York, NY
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I have been working at Teradata full-time (More than a year)

Pros

good company name, good reputation in the industry

Cons

good accounts are reserved for the old NCR employees. New hires get the "new" account territories, small number of accounts, and an unachievable number. Also, as a new rep, if you are about to close an account, it will be taken away and given to a "favorite" employee or just plain taken away so the manager can get sales credit.

Advice to Management

stody old boy network company..need to move into the 21st century

Other Employee Reviews for Teradata

  1. Helpful (1)

    A go-fast, industry leader

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Product Manager in San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Product Manager in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Teradata full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Management and employees foster enormous pride in developing the best data warehouse solutions in the word. The pace is very fast and not likely to slow down.

    Cons

    The pace is very fast and not likely to slow down.

    Advice to Management

    More acknowledgement of employee contributions is always a plus.


  2. Helpful (2)

    Company stuck in the 80s, a real joke

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Rancho Bernardo, CA
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Rancho Bernardo, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Teradata full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flex hour at least, depending on your group. Some groups seemed less overburdened than others. Benefits were pretty decent. Free food if you sneak in after new hire initiations and other presentations. Convenient work from home for family, etc reasons.

    Cons

    Terrible location. Heavy heavy bureaucracy. Older management. Average employee 30+ with family. Lots of processes. Unreliable online tools. Reports filed for every change. Sometimes 30 line reports for 1 line of code change. Poor intergroup communication.

    Advice to Management

    Good luck. Better get young and hold on loosely. Stop spending money on useless benefits (onsite haircuts?? who really needs that??) And get young people in or you're going to be sinking faster than the Titanic.


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