Windstream Overview

  • www.windstreamtalent.com
  • Little Rock, AR
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 2006
  • Company - Private
  • Telecommunications Services
  • $5 to $10 billion (USD)

Windstream Holdings, Inc. is a leading provider of advanced network communications and technology solutions. Windstream provides data networking, core transport, security, unified communications and managed services to mid-market, enterprise and wholesale customers across the U ...
Mission: To connect people and empower business in a world of infinite possibilities.

Company Updates

June 3, 2021
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Windstream Enterprise announced new feature enhancements and hardware available for its VMware-powered SD-WAN. The three new SD-WAN edge devices are the next-generation technology from VMware, named as a Leader in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for WAN Edge Infrastructure. These new edge devices offer better performance with enhanced processors that support additional functionally, simplified design and deployment with less complexity. The enhancements enable Windstream Enterprise to offer customers industry-leading SD-WAN technology. The new SD-WAN edges support the SASE (Secure Access Service Edge) evolution by integrating SD-WAN and security. Managed Network Security (MNS) is deployed as a Virtual Network Function (VNF) on the VMware edge delivering unified threat management protection for the SD-WAN network.
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Windstream Enterprise Announces New Enhancements Available for SD-WAN with VMware
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May 17, 2021
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Kinetic by Windstream Builds Fiber Gigabit Connections to Nearly 130,000 Locations in the First Quarter Of 2021
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Kinetic by Windstream Builds Fiber Gigabit Connections to Nearly 130,000 Locations in the First Quarter Of 2021
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Windstream Reviews

3.4
54%
Recommend to a Friend
59%
Approve of CEO
Tony Thomas
Tony Thomas
824 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee, more than 10 years

"Vets - come join us!"

Oct 20, 2021 - Senior Director in Cleveland, OH
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Extremely strong leadership from the C-Suite down, with true appreciation of our fellow veterans. Windstream values the character, skills and dedication of vets and has provided me ample opportunity

Cons

No cons - if you are dedicated and want to be part of something larger than a 'job', come join us...you'll be glad you did.

Advice to Management

Your support and leadership through the pandemic has been great, keep it up!
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Diversity & Inclusion at Windstream

3.8
(249 Reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

Windstream’s Veteran Employee Resource Group (VERG) program is designed to support Windstream’s initiative regarding outreach, recruitment, and retention efforts in the military and veteran communities. Our mission is to be the pillar for our veterans, military spouses and active Guard & Rese

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Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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How is diversity at Windstream?

...bigger focus on culture recently with new Employee Resource Groups that focus on diversity and inclusion....Read More

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Windstream Interviews

Experience
Positive70%
Negative15%
Neutral14%
Getting an Interview
Applied online62%
Employee Referral14%
Recruiter13%
Difficulty
2.6
Average
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  1. Sr. Analyst - Marketing Interview

    Anonymous Employee in India
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Application

    I applied through an employee referral The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Windstream (India) in Dec 2021

    Interview

    The interview process went very smoothly. Shibu gave me all of the information I needed to help set me up for this process. And it made it easy to plan since the interview was through video chat instead of in person.
    Interview

    One questions I was asked was about my previous work experience.

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Windstream Awards & Accolades

  • Gold-Level Military Friendly EmployerMilitary Friendly2019
  • Military Spouse Friendly EmployerMilitary Spouse Employment Partnership2019
  • Best for VetsMilitary Times2019
  • Best for VetsMilitary Times2018
  • Best of the BestU.S. Veterans Magazine2018

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Tech Hiring Commitment

    Helping to train, hire and promote more technology workers

  • Career Advancement Program

    Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

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Windstream FAQ

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What is paid time off like at Windstream?

...good people, lots of different areas to work in if you want a change, tuition reimbursement, benefits as good as benefits can be these days, good vacation time, PTO & paid sick leave....

June 1, 2021

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