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"Decent company, interesting work, good people"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Bedford, MA
Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Bedford, MA
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Acme Packet full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

I've enjoyed working here, have worked with some excellent people on very interesting projects. Enjoyable workplace community.

Cons

Seems that "face time" is the strongest guiding factor for career advancement; which is good if you're young and single. Project priorities get juggled frequently.

Other Employee Reviews for Acme Packet

  1. "Fun, collaborative workplace"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Very smart and friendly co-workers

    Cons

    Long hours and below-market pay

    Advice to Management

    Improve compensation and benefits


  2. "Overall experience has been good."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Systems Engineering Manager in Bedford, MA
    Current Employee - Systems Engineering Manager in Bedford, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Company willing to take on any new avenue as long as revenue is tied to it. Company has been able to gain market leadership with the approach they have taken so far for SBC market.

    Cons

    Company is not entirely open to new approaches, new designs and so on. Company doesnt encourage personal learning, doesnt enable personal growth. They have a set way of doing things and are not willing to explore major avenues.

    Advice to Management

    Review the way things are done and change things around a bit. Bring in fresh perspective for things we are actively pursuing.


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