Teradata - Peers are friendly. Corp structure is flat. People work diligently, but ineffectively. | Glassdoor
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"Peers are friendly. Corp structure is flat. People work diligently, but ineffectively."

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in El Segundo, CA
Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in El Segundo, CA
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

People are really focused and diligent on their line of work
Good work-life balance with flexible working hours
Business is in a good position to grow dramatically (if executed correctly)
Not much political game playing at workplace
A good mix of talents, old and young, experienced and fresh

Cons

Some processes exist just because they are predefined and existing.
Compensation is low for talented employees
Groups and product teams work in silos without sufficient communication across.
Management is afraid of change and risk.
Some people tend not to break out of their comfort zones and experiment with new ideas

Advice to Management

Create a new branding image as a high-tech company and detach from the old NCR image
Attract more younger talents
Listen to the foot soldiers and provide executive coaching more
Reeducate the middle management and line managers
Be cautiously aggressive, more on aggresiveness though
Become a leader of innovation in Data Warehousing/BI again

Other Employee Reviews for Teradata

  1. "depends on which group you are working with, some are good, some are bad."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Professional Services Consultant in Dayton, OH
    Former Employee - Professional Services Consultant in Dayton, OH
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    benefits are very good comparing to others

    Cons

    for some groups, they tend to hire managers/partners who does not know how to do their jobs.

    Advice to Management

    Hired better sales people and better managers


  2. "Teradata"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Lots of talented and very smart people

    Cons

    Dispite mgt talk of being a people centered company, hasty decisions are made and even though sales cycles are known to be long, it appears management forgets this. Management communication is minimal.

    Advice to Management

    no


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