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Aricent Reviews

Updated July 23, 2017
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  1. "Not as good as it was earlier"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Developer in Redwood City, CA
    Former Employee - Software Developer in Redwood City, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Aricent (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good company for senior software developer and above level

    Cons

    Not much good for fresher.
    Resources management is not good


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    "Never ever think to join"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Redwood City, CA
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Redwood City, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Aricent (More than a year)

    Pros

    None except flexible timings and some say free snacks.

    Cons

    Company is loosing all their clients and management has no reason for this. Worst management, Fake HR policies, no salary benefits and increment, Severe Politics, No professionalism.

    Advice to Management

    Advice is given to literate people only.

  3. "Good for starting phase in your career"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Redwood City, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Redwood City, CA
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Aricent (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    flexi timings,
    friendly atmosphere
    good learning place

    Cons

    depends on project and manager.


  4. "No respect to your skill / knowledge"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Developer in Redwood City, CA
    Former Employee - Software Developer in Redwood City, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Aricent full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible timing.
    Nothing else.
    Nothing else.
    Nothing else.

    Cons

    You get promotion after having defined years of experience, not because some great skills, some extra-ordinary work for your project.
    Company can fire you without any notice period any time.
    Salary is very less. In hand salary in other companies are better than Aricent of same package.

    Advice to Management

    Managers should not forget they are also employee.


  5. "Aricent"

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    Current Employee - Program Manager in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Nice work culture and good management

    Cons

    Nothing as of now. All is good

    Advice to Management

    nothing


  6. "principal engineer"

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    Current Employee - Principal Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Principal Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    employee friendly company. friendly management

    Cons

    No proper outlook for future


  7. "Aricent - good service based company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Redwood City, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Redwood City, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Aricent full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Overall mgmt
    Benefits and bonus
    Decent clients like broadcom, intel,nxp,sandisk

    Cons

    1.Workplace
    2.IT support resolution
    3.HR team
    4.Less projects for employees

    Advice to Management

    Increase the work space

  8. "Senior Manager"

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    Current Employee - Senior Engineering Project Manager in Redwood City, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Engineering Project Manager in Redwood City, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Aricent (More than a year)

    Pros

    Work culture at Aricent is good

    Cons

    Salary hike is very less


  9. "Cool place"

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    Current Employee - Technical Leader in Morrisville, NC
    Current Employee - Technical Leader in Morrisville, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Aricent full-time

    Pros

    Exposure over multiple technology
    Onsite travel to different countries

    Cons

    management need improvement,less engage in technical work

    Advice to Management

    be logical and not political


  10. "Technical leader in testing open for individual and team related roles with end to end completion of project work"

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    Current Employee - Team Leader in Redwood City, CA
    Current Employee - Team Leader in Redwood City, CA

    I have been working at Aricent (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Aricent has diversified portfolio in different streams

    Cons

    Aricent is losing its market share


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