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"good work life balance but hard to grow"

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redwood City, CA
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Redwood City, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Oracle full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Great work life balance
Big name
good place to learn on the job

Cons

Impossible to grow past a certain level, due to this many bright people leave or just stop trying.
Raises and bonuses are non existent
Propriatory technology

Advice to Management

Reward talent, else continue the brain drain.

Other Employee Reviews for Oracle

  1. "Awesome products, great people supporting you, horrible red tape and internal processes"

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

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

    Pros

    Good pay, excellent products, great culture (competitive, energetic, work hard play hard)

    Cons

    Tons of red tape, an abundance of resources but hard to navigate, lack of investment in internal IT.

    Advice to Management

    Cut your compensation by 25M each and spend some more money to leverage the solutions you sell and do it right.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Know what you signed up for..."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technical Manager in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Technical Manager in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Oracle full-time

    Pros

    Great Projects, Best Technology, Training Opportunities

    Cons

    Travel is constant. Often working on different products. Often under a spartan timeline.

    Advice to Management

    Less travel.... Lessen the pressure of bill metrics

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