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Verizon Wireless Reviews in Waltham, MA

Updated July 29, 2014
Updated July 29, 2014
3,242 Reviews
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Pros
  • Pay and benefits were good although commissions began shrinking which is why I eventually left (in 205 reviews)

  • They offer great benefits - full health insurance from day 1 - no probation period (in 616 reviews)


Cons
  • Let see: almost NO work-life balance (asking for vacation gets you the evil-eye (in 328 reviews)

  • They work you so many hours with no work/life balance at all (in 91 reviews)

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  1.  

    Qulity Assurance Engineer -Consultant

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - QA Engineer in Waltham, MA
    Former Employee - QA Engineer in Waltham, MA

    I worked at Verizon Wireless as a contractor (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Really nice to work in Verizon innovation center. Great opportunity to work with masters in telecom

    Cons

    Back ground check will take a while (2-3 weeks)

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to do some thing to speed up the back ground check

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    great company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Wireless Consultant in Waltham, MA
    Current Employee - Wireless Consultant in Waltham, MA

    I have been working at Verizon Wireless as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    good management team, great approach

    Cons

    new project, new problems, interesting issues with vendors

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    open up more internal jobs

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    VoLTE test consultant

    Current Employee - VoLTE Consultant Test Engineer in Waltham, MA
    Current Employee - VoLTE Consultant Test Engineer in Waltham, MA

    I have been working at Verizon Wireless as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    Broad overview of the VoLTE IMS implementation

    Cons

    limited contractor to full time hire

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    open more oppurtunities for contractors interested to get FT roles

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    Verizon Wireless has some great technology, devices and people

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

    I have been working at Verizon Wireless part-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    For the most part, the people I've worked with are very bright and good to work with.
    Work is interesting and I get to play with new technology
    Company is profitable.
    Willing to invest in technology and research
    There is alot of movement of people between organizations

    Cons

    Working at a large company has it's downside and change does not always happen as quick as one would like.
    You only get the most involved if you work at HQ in Basking Ridge

    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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