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"Awesome internship, but a catch!"

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Former Employee - Intern in Westminster, CO
Former Employee - Intern in Westminster, CO
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

Worked from home, managers went out of the way to include me in Oracle employee conferences, even though they didn't have to. Helped me learn more about the graduate world. Paid about 50% more than other companies did for internships. People were nice and very helpful. They even set me up to talk with senior high profile employees about my future. These people did not have to take hours out of their day to mentor me.

Cons

I graduated, asked for a reference and was told their policies wouldn't allow them, but would love to recommend me for internal jobs. Oracle mostly hires older and experienced people or have outsourced their programing development, thus no newgrad jobs. No reference hurt me. Even with the nice pay, a reference would have been much much better. Then again most interviewers seemed to understand about the policies.

I also didn't care for the majority work at home. I got stir crazy never leaving my house.

Other Employee Reviews for Oracle

  1. "Application Sales Representative"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Applications Sales Representative in Minneapolis, MN
    Current Employee - Applications Sales Representative in Minneapolis, MN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    One of the fastest growing and most strategic areas of the business.

    Cons

    No salary increases with tenure.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Can work with great customers"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Manager in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Technical Manager in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    opportunity to work with talented people and work with big and challenging customers.

    Cons

    Frequent re-orgs and reasons for not paying the bonuses in every quarter

    Advice to Management

    employee career growth plan


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