Etisalat Reviews

Updated Jun 19, 2020

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3.5
65%
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77%
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Etisalat CEO Ahmad Abdulkarim Julfar (no image)
Ahmad Abdulkarim Julfar
153 Ratings
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  • "Not helping environment , politics (locals / expats)(in 21 reviews)

  • "low salary, career growth non-extent for expats,(in 19 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Environment"

    5.0
     

    I worked at Etisalat

    Pros

    Teamwork oriented, motovated by everyone around

    Cons

    The hours can be long but its Worth it at the end

  2. "Low salary, high pressure"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Etisalat full-time

    Pros

    - Friendly and supportive colleagues - Good training

    Cons

    - No work-life balance - Very low salary for the amount of work expected - All the teams just want to reach their target. The supervisors do not really care how you reach there.

  3. Helpful (1)

    "Awful"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Etisalat

    Pros

    Good pay, good benefits, overall bad though

    Cons

    terrible hours and service don't work here

  4. "VAS Engineer"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Telecom Engineer in New Canada, ME

    I worked at Etisalat full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Move to Malaysia for study

    Cons

    Friendly environment of work there.

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  5. Helpful (2)

    "Manager"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Etisalat full-time

    Pros

    Alot of new things and implementing new technologies and always eager to be first

    Cons

    There is the right way and the wrong way to achieve targets, always the wrong way is being followed here

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  6. Helpful (3)

    "Team leader- Technology"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Etisalat

    Pros

    Benefits and pay, location, new technologies

    Cons

    Bad attitude, terrible work culture, too much of partisan/racial politics

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  7. Helpful (2)

    "IT support"

    4.0
    Current Employee - IT First Line Support Engineer in Egypt, GA

    I have been working at Etisalat full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    international company , teach you how to work in stress environment, working hard , good chance to get experience

    Cons

    it needs to be active and working hard

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Great place to work at"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     

    I worked at Etisalat

    Pros

    Wonderful learning platform provided by all levels of staff at the work place

    Cons

    system upgrades take some time but it is always back within a few minutes of outage

  9. Helpful (1)

    "Interesting experience!"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Etisalat

    Pros

    The bonuses are good and there is ability to move around the company and learn different things if initiative is shown.

    Cons

    No long term career opportunity or personal growth. very little room for promotion for expats. poor work environment and too many politics. horrible performance evaluation system which is unfair due to quota system.

  10. "8 Months till 14/7/2014"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Advisor in Egypt, AR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Etisalat full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    I work on Raya Company in the smart village maadi , the next steps in the work become fast , near to my house

    Cons

    the more you achieve the more you'll have the best step in your work

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