Ericsson-Worldwide

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Ericsson-Worldwide Reviews

Updated February 28, 2015
Updated February 28, 2015
2,340 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Development is team-centric and work-life balance is taken seriously by management (in 195 reviews)

  • Largest ICT company with good employee friendly work environment (in 146 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-Life Balance is not so satisfied as I have to work on fields 1 (in 67 reviews)

  • Poor initial planning leads to many changes in decision making and major inefficiencies (in 45 reviews)

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  1.  

    Good to work with, Great culture, moderate payment

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Ericsson-Worldwide full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great company culture, great process, fabulous learning opportunities, knowledgable colleagues, high standard of professionalism, very respectful culcure

    Cons

    pay not high, not easy for new business, or small business line requires flexibility

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Put more resources on new business in order to make the paradigm shift

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Best Company

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

    I have been working at Ericsson-Worldwide

    Pros

    work life balance
    appart from salary there are other incentives also

    Cons

    I dont find any cons

  3.  

    I like the scandinvia culture the most, even though sometimes the speed/efficiency is not satisfied

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Ericsson-Worldwide

    Pros

    Respect, and technology and thought leadership in Mobile industry

    Cons

    slow in response, too big organization

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    TTM is one the most important winning fact

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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  5.  

    Fulfilling experience with a steep learning curve. The environment is peaceful, engaging and at the same time tasking.

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    • Senior Management
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    Current Employee - Engineering Intern in Lagos (Nigeria)
    Current Employee - Engineering Intern in Lagos (Nigeria)

    I have been working at Ericsson-Worldwide

    Pros

    The environment is enabling coupled with demanding activities. Trust professionalism and respect are the core values of this great company. The compensations and benefits are better than average.

    Cons

    Everything went well with my stay here.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    In Mexico just sign up New Graduates

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    Former Employee - Operations & Team Leader Coordinator Project in Mexico City (Mexico)
    Former Employee - Operations & Team Leader Coordinator Project in Mexico City (Mexico)

    I worked at Ericsson-Worldwide

    Pros

    Professional environment compensations are good, International environment

    Cons

    Must be ethics supervision about age discrimination and not only sign up New Graduates

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management must be have authority over HRs in order to sign up experienced people , because ERICSSON Mexico City is square.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Principal Consultant

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Principal Consultant in El Uaesed (Somalia)
    Current Employee - Principal Consultant in El Uaesed (Somalia)

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

    Pros

    A great place to work and learn...

    Cons

    Career growth in question, could be improved

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Lot of talent within, advise would be to align the right talent for right job!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Great company

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Ericsson-Worldwide full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great company, average compensation and work-life balance is a priority

    Cons

    Volatile business environment, leading to frequent layoffs. Unclear career progression path

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Reduce bureaucracy, incentive structure between the regions and business units need better alignment

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Great company to work for.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Pleasanton, CA
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Pleasanton, CA

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

    Pros

    Great teams players, I was very fortunate to have a manager who cares about his team and helps them succeed.

    Cons

    Every year there are always layoffs.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Top 3% US companies on benefits

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Technology and Strategy Consultant in Plano, TX
    Current Employee - Senior Technology and Strategy Consultant in Plano, TX

    I have been working at Ericsson-Worldwide full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    1. Base Salary 6 figures/year
    2. Bonus STV (Short Term Variable) 10% of annual base salary
    3. Education Allowance $8K/year, unlimited year
    4. Cellphone Unlimited Data Subscription - AT&T, upgrade every 2 years
    5. Free HP laptop, docking, monitor
    6. Sell 5 days vacation: 1 week salary
    7. Onsite Free Gym (2 locations)
    8. Power of Vitality points gift card reward for workout points
    9. E Star points gift card reward for project points
    10. 401K 7% match
    11. Aetna Choice POS II
    12. Aetna Dental PPO
    13. VSP
    14. 2+1 Stock Plan (purchase 1 stock, Ericsson match 2 stocks) as part of Top 10% Key Contributor reward
    14. Time Account:
    hours days
    Floating Holiday 24 3
    Personal Business 24 3
    Illness 40 5
    Kin Care 40 5
    Vacation 160 20
    Volunteer 8 1

    Cons

    Tough customer/carrier financials, frequent layoffs, technology trends changing very fast & must work hard to keep relevant

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Use layoff as last resort

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    It's great to work in Ericsson for someone who have interest in telecommunication

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Noida (India)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Noida (India)

    I worked at Ericsson-Worldwide full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flexibility, Independence, and colleagues. Not much process and rules..:)

    Cons

    Too much upper management interference and have become a Indian MNC.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    motivates employees.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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