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"Great people to work with, but not a great company to work for"

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Former Intern - Usabiltiy Research in Redwood Shores, CA
Former Intern - Usabiltiy Research in Redwood Shores, CA
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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

Pros

Lots of people to learn from during my internship. Good culture within my group.

Cons

Lots of red tape and hoops to jump through for even the smallest thing. The mobile research team couldn't even get a new iPhone without a 5 month wait for 8 different approvals and signatures. This company seems too big for the good of the employees.

Advice to Management

Cut down on the red tape so employees can be efficient and effective in their jobs.

Other Employee Reviews for Oracle

  1. "Fast paced, successful company. Not family friendly."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Practices Manager in Redwood City, CA
    Former Employee - Business Practices Manager in Redwood City, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Oracle full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Cutting edge technology. Fast paced environment. Talented people. Very successful company. Well position for continued success.

    Cons

    Work-life balance should be more of a priority for the company. Compensation on the low side. Management seems to defer to will of sales teams and allow them to control non-sales agenda. More effort should be made to bring remote teams together at least once a year. Benefits were merely satisfactory.


  2. "The Keeper of Dead Wood"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Consulting Member of Technical Staff in Redwood Shores, CA
    Former Employee - Consulting Member of Technical Staff in Redwood Shores, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Oracle full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great compensation package. Some very smart coworkers

    Cons

    Painstakingly slow processes. The place is full of dead wood just collecting a paycheck

    Advice to Management

    clean house


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