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DONG Energy Reviews

Updated Apr 25, 2019

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Found 69 reviews

3.7
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DONG Energy CEO Henrik Poulsen
Henrik Poulsen
31 Ratings
Pros
  • "They allow flexible working hours and respect, even encourage a good work/life balance(in 13 reviews)

  • "Great colleagues and good work environment(in 11 reviews)

Cons
  • "danish company, decisions made in DK rather any other location, all affiliates have to follow(in 10 reviews)

  • "I see less career opportunities outside Denmark(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Good company to work with"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at DONG Energy full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good facility Challenging environment Nice colleagues Flexible timing Video games Fun activities Fruits at work

    Cons

    Some managers are pathetic, they think like they are alone running the company and others are just a slave. White

    Advice to Management

    Ask managers to talk to the employees and get to know the real challenges.

    DONG Energy2019-04-25
  2. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Senior User Experience Designer in Copenhagen
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at DONG Energy full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible working environment in the company

    Cons

    Not a matrix organization as stated

    DONG Energy2018-12-06
  3. "Programme Manager"

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    Former Employee - Programmer Manager in Gentofte
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at DONG Energy full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Exciting programme, lot of opportunity to learn about power stations

    Cons

    Not much prospects for power stations as wind energy is taking over

    Advice to Management

    Enable move towards positions in wind energy

    DONG Energy2018-10-01
  4. Helpful (1)

    "Great Company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at DONG Energy full-time

    Pros

    Was a great company to work for. Very good benefits and work life balance

    Cons

    Not very good pay rises so negotiate a good pay at the start

    DONG Energy2018-07-10
  5. "Bonne ambiance"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at DONG Energy full-time

    Pros

    work life balance, flat organisation

    Cons

    company decided to focus on green energy and does not care anymore in people working in oil and gas

    DONG Energy2018-06-25
  6. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at DONG Energy full-time

    Pros

    Many benefits, open minded colleagues, development opportunities

    Cons

    Too many changes, too frequent

    Advice to Management

    No advice

    DONG Energy2017-10-22
  7. "Overall good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at DONG Energy full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance is great

    Cons

    Lack of career progression No incentives

    Advice to Management

    Bonus scheme needed for all levels

    DONG Energy2017-10-05
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Very Good Place for Learning Latest Technology and Multicultural Environment"

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Kuala Lumpur
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at DONG Energy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Multicultural Work Environment Flexible work timing They use Latest IT Trends & Technology

    Cons

    Don't have anything negative as such but if I have to answer: No insurance for kids

    Advice to Management

    Please let go such people who are sitting and wasting time and watching Youtube videos and need monitoring and push to deliver their work.

    DONG Energy2017-09-21
  9. "Good benefits and usually nice work environment"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gentofte
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at DONG Energy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good salary and pension plan, private health insurance included. Canteen and well equipped gym on site, flexible hours and possibility of telecommuting.

    Cons

    Some sectors suffer from severe endogamy and people need to be very aligned with management / colleagues to be able to progress.

    DONG Energy2017-08-20
  10. "Nice working environment"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at DONG Energy part-time

    Pros

    Friendly colleagues, good compensation package, dynamic environment

    Cons

    Old fashioned, traditional corporate culture, too many unnecessary meetings

    DONG Energy2017-08-07
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