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"a pleasant working enviornment"

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Systems/Software Engineer in Houston, TX
Former Employee - Systems/Software Engineer in Houston, TX
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Above average salary in the industry, good insurance benefits. Mostly self-manage working enviorment. Exposure experiences to latest computer software/hardware technologies.

Cons

Limited promotion opportunites, few salary increase, travel required, long working hours, required routine overtime work in communcating with manufacturers in Asia.

Other Employee Reviews for Hewlett-Packard

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Good if you don't have the fire to grow"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Developer in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - IT Developer in Houston, TX
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Work life balance
    Friendly employees
    Good office facilities and benefits

    Cons

    Outdated technologies
    Slow development environment
    Low pay

    Advice to Management

    Should be more profit oriented.


  2. Helpful (3)

    "Constant fire-drills"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Well recognized business
    Ability to learn a lot
    beautiful city
    Development of personal skills
    Good communication from upper management
    On-site cafeteria

    Cons

    Constant fire drills
    Permanently under resourced in terms of systems
    No work life balance
    Inability of middle management / upper management to provide feedback on a timely basis
    You work hard, management gets the rewards
    Even on vacation, you're called to work

    Advice to Management

    Decide on a direction for the company and stick to it
    Provide positive feedback for a job well done
    Invest in internal systems so employees aren't forced to use excel

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