Portugal Telecom

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Portugal Telecom Reviews

Updated Jul 3, 2014
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3.4 43 reviews

93% Approve of the CEO

Portugal Telecom CEO and Director Zeinal A. Mahomed Bava

Zeinal A. Mahomed Bava

(28 ratings)

73% of employees recommend this company to a friend
43 Employee Reviews
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    Nice place to work

    IT Related (Current Employee) Lisbon (Portugal)

    ProsStable company, strong management, lots of work and projects going at the same time makes it an interesting place to work.

    ConsSometimes its hard to change people from old habits because the incumbent, state owned telecom provider still rings a bell to some employees, mostly older ones

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up with the good work, make portugal telecom a market force together with Oi and dont forget of the people that pull all the levers and push all the buttons

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great to start working at

    IT Consultant (Current Employee) Lisbon (Portugal)

    ProsLots of skilled people and many interesting projects, which makes for an exciting workplace and great learning opportunity, especially for new workers. Merger with Brasil based Oi will likely bring new opportunities for career development.

    ConsCrisis in Portugal doesn't allow for the best effort / reward combination at the moment.

    Advice to Senior ManagementWork hard to make the merger with Oi a complete success for both sides!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Portugal Telecom - general review

    Project Manager (Former Employee) Lisbon (Portugal)

    ProsGreat management team, as of December 2012. Good health support services, for both the employee and relatives.

    ConsOnce Portugal is in financial trouble, career opportunities are not great most companies, and Portugal Telecom is no exception

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    A very dinamic company where you may have an excelent oportunity to have the perfect career

    Human Resources Manager (Former Employee) Lisbon (Portugal)

    ProsChalenging, dinamic, inovative, updated, competitive, winner

    Consmidle level leadership , changing, too big

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Excellent company to start working at

    IT Consultant (Current Employee) Lisbon (Portugal)

    ProsSpecific program (PT Trainees) for recruiting of raw university talent, independently of course.
    Great integration for new people based on periodic side activities over the first two years which are part of the program.

    ConsMilleage may vary at such a large company, there are many different people and job types which make each person's experience unique and not necessarily what one would expect after being accepted.

    Advice to Senior ManagementIncrease the company's focus on expanding its business model internationally even more, as Portugal is a very small market for all the big ideas that are being developed.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Intern- Test Engineering

    Intern Engineering (Current Employee) Aveiro (Portugal)

    ProsGreat team.... excellent vibe inside the company, the spirit of progress is in, in the short time I was in the company they gave several workshops for the employees

    ConsLong hours as an Engineer, still the ambiance is good enough so you don't realize the amount of time you spent in there.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    Major Telecom company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsOpportunity to know a lot of companies and partners

    ConsVery big. Difficult to move fast

    Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to simplify processes and value people´s decisions

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    Good company for a stable job

    Software Developer (Former Employee) Lisbon (Portugal)

    ProsStable environment with a friendly, competent and mature team. A semi-competitive salary (IT) and a good location.

    ConsAs it happens with many big corporations, there's a lot of bureaucracy.

    Advice to Senior ManagementImprove employee career path.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Very enriching and challenging

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGood working conditions
    Large costumers
    Team-work
    Work-life balance

    ConsVery low pay
    Few opportunities to develop

    Advice to Senior ManagementPay more attention to individidual/group needs

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    Inovating

    Social Media Manager (Current Employee) Lisbon (Portugal)

    Prosacquire know-how on job, share info with colleagues and customers

    Consto much time to change the position

    Advice to Senior Managementmanage working around

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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