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Alcatel-Lucent Paris Reviews

Updated July 1, 2017
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  1. "Internship"

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    Former Employee - Placement Trainee/Internship in Paris (France)
    Former Employee - Placement Trainee/Internship in Paris (France)

    I worked at Alcatel-Lucent (More than a year)

    Pros

    The restaurant/canteen is really good

    Cons

    the paris' office in southern paris is not well connected


  2. "Good knowledge but poor internal opportunities"

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    Former Employee - Chef De Produit in Paris (France)
    Former Employee - Chef De Produit in Paris (France)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good environment
    Good relation between coleagues

    Cons

    No internal opportunities at all
    No motivation to work at this time

    Advice to Management

    Be confident with employees

  3. "Credit Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great Company, Great people to work with.

    Cons

    Overall company in a turmoil from mid term and long term strategy perspective


  4. "Innovative"

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    Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Paris (France)
    Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Paris (France)
    Recommends

    Pros

    Good flexible work conditions (telecommute...). Innovation mindset.

    Cons

    Need more investment for marketing in diversification business areas.


  5. "About the Company"

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    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Colombes (France)
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Colombes (France)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alcatel-Lucent (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Work Environment.
    Work Space.
    Colleagues are helpful.

    Cons

    Lack of Collaboration.
    Lack of knowledge base

    Advice to Management

    Open career opportunities for the young graduates.


  6. "Brief Review"

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    Former Employee - Field Service Engineer in Paris (France)
    Former Employee - Field Service Engineer in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Alcatel-Lucent (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Excellent Pay. Worldwide company that has since merged with Nokia

    Cons

    Difficulty industry. There is a lot of competition.

    Advice to Management

    Strive to maintain the standard of quality.


  7. "Software Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Paris (France)
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Alcatel-Lucent (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great opportunities with various domains. good work life balance

    Cons

    Agile Methodology is an overhead

  8. "Good learning for interns"

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    Former Employee - Web Software Developer in Paris (France)
    Former Employee - Web Software Developer in Paris (France)

    I worked at Alcatel-Lucent (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Nice support for interns and co-ops

    Cons

    Not too exciting. can't see the big pic


  9. "Best company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Paris (France)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Alcatel-Lucent (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Lot of amazing products, lot of smart people. A real willingness to share between peers, Atmosphere can be very nice, International exposure

    Cons

    Compensation is so so . The Lucent merger was a complete failure, A lot of telented people left the coñpany the last few years, Don t really how it will go with Nokia

    Advice to Management

    Too late . Let s hope that Nokia management has a real strategy for long term. There should be some ways to beat Huawei


  10. "Nice job"

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    Current Employee - Financial Controller in Paris (France)
    Current Employee - Financial Controller in Paris (France)

    I have been working at Alcatel-Lucent full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The company had clear targets and steps to achieve them are well set up. High social responsibility. Flexible working hours.

    Cons

    Acquisition by Nokia created high internal instability and pressure on employees. From time to time you have to work till midnight and later.


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