Sony Ericsson Mobile-Global
3.4 of 5 140 reviews
www.sonyericsson.com London, United Kingdom 5000+ Employees

Sony Ericsson Mobile-Global Reviews

Updated Jun 28, 2014
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3.4 140 reviews

                             

60% Approve of the CEO

Sony Ericsson Mobile-Global CEO Kunimasa Suzuki

Kunimasa Suzuki

(20 ratings)

59% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Fantastic work-life balance, fast paced, innovative and stimulating work environment"
    in 13 reviews
  • "good benefits, opportunities to advance"
    in 10 reviews
Cons:
  • "Lack of credibility from Senior Management"
    in 7 reviews
  • "Sony Ericsson is a Swedish and Japanese company with the focus in Sweden and Japan"
    in 3 reviews
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    Good company

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prosgood company to work.good enviornment and work that time.

    Consno cons at that time

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    It was excellent while it lasted

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    Research Triangle Park, NC

    ProsStart-up type work culture. Flexible hours. Excellent Benefits.

    ConsNeeded better project management training.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    It's a good company.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsThe atmasphere is very motivated.

    ConsRe-organization cause some problems and let employees feel confused.

    Advice to Senior ManagementGive more encougement to the employees.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Best Experience

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGood quality work and cool environment

    ConsNo cons at all, the culture is great to work

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    Great company but in a very competitive business

    Manager (Former Employee)
    Research Triangle Park, NC

    ProsTreats employees well, great benefits

    ConsTransitions to new mobile platforms were difficult

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Awesome place to work! Excellent products

    Project Manager (Former Employee)
    Research Triangle Park, NC

    ProsTop notch best in the industry benefits
    Nice perks from Sony
    Fun to work on products that you use every day

    ConsManagement in Sweden and Japan is shortsighted when it comes to looking forward several years

    Advice to Senior ManagementYou left RTP for all the wrong reasons! Bad move. You lost credibility with AT&T.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Sony

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsDynamic and high pace environment with great people.
    Costumer focused development with no detail to small to adress.

    ConsSplit focus and lack of strong leadership at middle management level.
    Heavy organizational overhead.

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

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    My best working experience in 13 years, I regret leaving this company...wish I could go back

    Logistics Manager (Former Employee)
    Atlanta, GA

    ProsCareer Opportunities, Salary & benefits was great, European working culture, Pressure was manageable, etc.

    ConsToo many changes in short time, no inspiring leaders, need to invest more on their people

    Advice to Senior ManagementInvest in R&D, start leading not following, invest on your talent...too many talented people are let go

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

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    not bad, pretty good working environment.

    Interaction Designer (Current Employee)
    Washington, DC

    Prospretty good working environment and nice leader

    Conssalary is a little bit low.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Software QA Engineer

    Software QA Engineer (Former Employee)
    Redwood City, CA

    ProsGood benefits. Full medical benefits. Discounts on Sony Product. Good retirement plans

    ConsBad management. Lot of politics and favourisms, managers hire their spouses who do not know anything or have any experience. No roadmap. Very poor work environment. developers are arrogant and non helpful.

    Advice to Senior ManagementImprove working conditions. Being in bay area you need to provide better work environment, else employees will be demoralized

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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