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"Good company Overall"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Sales Engineer in Los Angeles, CA
Current Employee - Sales Engineer in Los Angeles, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

- always nice to have the big blue tag to your name
- company as big as this, you are bound to have a ton of resources (maybe sometimes too much)
- they are making great investmentsin several areas towards where the industry is headed
- they have the vision
- stability, what more can you ask for?
- benefits are decent
- work/life balance

Cons

- too much bureaucracy - can get really political
- there are too many people who have been working in the company for so long...and they don't seem to do much
- pay is OK, can be better

Other Employee Reviews for IBM

  1. "Sales- business analytics software"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Sales in Philadelphia, PA
    Current Employee - Software Sales in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    excellent products. strong brand. culture of integrity.

    Cons

    bad territory/coverage model. internal systems are difficult and time consuming.

    Advice to Management

    eliminate internal bureaucracies, allow reps to focus more time on activities that create customer value


  2. "Test Engineer *Contractor*"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Employee - Test Engineer in Raleigh, NC
    Current Employee - Test Engineer in Raleigh, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Hands on experience with some of the industries more complex equipment.
    A good place to start a career in the IT industry (easy to obtain a position as a contractor with little experience).

    Cons

    Layoffs are common for contractors.

    Advice to Management

    Laying off and rehiring new contractors ensures that no one ever has a deep understanding of the products they are testing.

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