Teranet Reviews

Updated February 19, 2015
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  1. Sr Developer

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Teranet

    Pros

    Salary and compensation is a little higher than industry average.

    Cons

    Not much exposure to new technologies.

  2. Great company to work for

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Teranet

    Pros

    Nice work/life balance and close to union station

    Cons

    Not many perks though like discounts or other things

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  3. 1 person found this helpful

    setup for failure

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Teranet

    Pros

    great Canadian company..and take care of their long term emplyees

    Cons

    bad management, with no help for success

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5. Good growth as well as work life balance

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    Current Employee - Product Manager
    Current Employee - Product Manager

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

    Pros

    Good Benefits, we are all in it together attitude, people care - specially senior management cares.

    Cons

    More exposure from business growth perspective.
    Overall it's a good company to work for.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what you are doing now. And do more of it...

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6. fun, fast paced, challenging , career rewarding

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    Current Employee - Senior Systems Administrator in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Administrator in Toronto, ON (Canada)

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

    Pros

    clean spacious office space. lots of up to date technology. Opportunity to move around but not necessarily up.

    Cons

    executive management not willing to take risk of R&D in new services.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7. 1 person found this helpful

    Very bad experience

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Teranet

    Pros

    Good location, some of the architects and team leads are very knowledgeable

    Cons

    Management doesn't care, nobody listens to initiatives. Very low efficiency and very little is being done.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8. 1 person found this helpful

    Changing Company

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Secure company as solid exclusive agreement with the Ontario government

    Cons

    No consideration of work life balance, during my time there I worked more weekends then I didn't.

    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9. Great work environment for contractors but for FTE be prepared for politics, CYA, Blame...

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

    I have been working at Teranet

    Pros

    Fair Benefit
    Location
    People you may work with
    Environment based on department

    Cons

    Politics
    CYA (Cover your Ass) environment
    IT management style that look for fault and
    CYA

  10. A company with great potential.

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Teranet

    Pros

    Solid business structure that is bound to make money
    Monopoly products due to. 50 year agreement in Ontario government
    Decent benefits
    Good location

    Cons

    Terrible mid management needing change
    Old guard and old boy's club culture
    Hard for bright people without contacts or a godfather to succeed
    New members of senior leadership recognize the poisoned environment

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to look beyond mid management and promote your great employees

  11. Amazing place

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    Current Contractor - Senior QA
    Current Contractor - Senior QA

    I have been working at Teranet as a contractor (more than a year)

    Pros

    Laidback, chilled out work culture

    Cons

    Not much use of open source tools

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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