Alcatel-Lucent - Great experience but company is restructuring | Glassdoor
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"Great experience but company is restructuring"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Software Quality Engineer in Mountain View, CA
Current Employee - Software Quality Engineer in Mountain View, CA
Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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

Pros

start-up mentality
good benefits, vacation
Very educated and gifted staff
management is very talented
One of the best products on the market, about to beat cisco and juniper

Cons

compenstation could be better, some people leave due to this
some divisions of the company are failing so there is restructuring
stock prices not doing so well

Advice to Management

keep your employees more happy

Other Employee Reviews for Alcatel-Lucent

  1. "Great colleagues, great products, will get through the tough times. Chance to work with first-rate technical peers."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Chicago, IL
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Alcatel-Lucent full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Talented & hardworking colleagues. Understands telecommuting and working globally. Managers tend to be flexible.

    Cons

    Tough economy has limited opportunities and rewards

    Advice to Management

    Please make the decisions needed to lead us to better times and rewarding opportunities


  2. "Great company tough market"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Service Manager in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Service Manager in Seattle, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alcatel-Lucent full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    International company that still recover from a huge merge (Alcatel and Lucent), very tough industry that require entrepreneurship and work effectiveness - the two things this company needs to develop

    Cons

    Large company that provide many opportunities to develop, one of the best telecommunications companies there is, have great employees that still believe in the company

    Advice to Management

    Embrace work effectiveness and explore new areas

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