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"Great company"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Recommends
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Nokia full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Great culture, coaching and pay

Cons

Company turned very bureaucratic and cumbersome.

Advice to Management

Fire people when they don't work out, rather than having the rest of staff suffer through.

Other Employee Reviews for Nokia

  1. "Very Good lab"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Research Intern in Cambridge, MA
    Former Intern - Research Intern in Cambridge, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Nokia as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I was working at Nokia Research Center Cambridge. Really like the experience there.
    nice working enviroment, nice people, efficient team.

    Cons

    For the Lab. I can think of None cons.
    However, The company has problem with profit. Labs were re-organized. after I left, it was merged to nokia burlington site.

    Advice to Management

    CEO really need to make big decisions to help the company and labs


  2. "Roller-coaster Ride."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - IT Specialist in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - IT Specialist in Dallas, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Nokia full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work/Life balance.
    Less micromanagement when the company was doing okay.
    Benefits- PTO, 401(K) match.
    Free cell phone service with Nokia's high end phone.

    Cons

    Poor potential for career growth especially in IT.
    Monotonous work.
    Performance evaluation is biased and unfair.
    Over 95% management is Finnish. Unless you are a Finnish or based in Finland, chance of career growth is poor.
    Sub-par salary compared to market
    Life can be very stressful at this time because of numerous reorganizations and layoffs.
    Future headcounts reductions in the near future is also expected.
    Glass ceiling
    Senior management is out of touch unless you have a supervisor or line manager title.

    Advice to Management

    Evaluate the decisions made in the past 3 years.
    Provide equal benefits to employees that are affected by reorganization.


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