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IBM CEO Virginia Rometty
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  1. "Great place to work in"

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    Former Employee - Multilingual Customer Satisfaction Analyst in Madrid
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at IBM full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    Flexibility, working from home policy and diversity of employees

    Cons

    low salaries and difficult to get indefinite contracts

  2. "best professionals but work/life balance could improve"

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    Current Employee - Cloud Architect in Madrid

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

    Pros

    Best proffessionals in their area, good projects, career plans

    Cons

    work / life balance could improve.

  3. "Project Manager"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Madrid
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Technical company with many products and there are many possibilities for changing your role

    Cons

    American Company Oriented 100% to sales

    Advice to Management

    Better follow up to manage people

  4. "Not what it used to be"

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    Current Employee - IT Specialist in Madrid
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    I work hard and they pay me

    Cons

    Do not expect any motivation, rising incomes or any promotion if you are not one of the very best.

    Advice to Management

    Please remember where the profit comes from.

  5. "IBM Europe"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Madrid
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    After 23 years in the company, I can only recommend it. IBM gives you the opportunity to grow, change your career path, bhift between country, region or global roles. It's a company that respects diversity and focuses on inclussion. Reasonable work life balance. Permanent focus on skills development Company values defined and most importantly, practiced.

    Cons

    Size and portfolio broadness somethings generate complexity.

  6. "Senior consultant"

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    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Madrid
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at IBM for more than 9 years

    Pros

    Brand and reputation Size of client engagements

    Cons

    Salary and professional carreer after 40 years on

    Advice to Management

    Do not hire people from ACC. IT is not worth it

  7. "If you're a Pied Piper fan, this is more like Hooli"

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    Current Employee - IT Consultant in Madrid
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    - Great human quality - Career opportunities - Schedule flexibility - Wider business view

    Cons

    Low salaries compared to the competition Too much bureaucracy Management layer is too big, slow and sometimes inefficient If you're a Pied Piper fan, this is more like Hooli

    Advice to Management

    Invest more in your employees growth

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    "Bad employers"

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    Current Employee - Accounts Receivable Specialist in Madrid
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    flexibility work from home it is suitable to people that only want their salary and rutine.

    Cons

    low salaries no benefits or bonuses without possibilities of progress

  9. "IT Solutions Architect"

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    Current Employee - IT Solutions Architect in Madrid
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    Talking about technologies, IBM has the widest range of technological products and resources

    Cons

    Internal procedures are slow and heavy

  10. "IBM is a great company able to reinvent itself"

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    Current Employee - Presales Manager in Madrid
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    IBM is so big that you can change and have different roles overtime. It adapts to the market, so you can grow and evolve as IBM does.

    Cons

    It big size makes it difficult for adaptation the first time you get in.

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