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Updated February 27, 2017
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  • Work-Life balance depends on project/account else you will screwed like worst than service company (in 64 reviews)

  • Sometimes many people get involved in decision making; slowing down the process (in 104 reviews)

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  1. "Senior Software Developer"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Developer in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Senior Software Developer in Ottawa, ON (Canada)

    I have been working at Nokia full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    interesting project, cutting-edge technology, opportunity to learn new things

    Cons

    work force reduction has become a quarterly event since the merger of Nokia and ALU


  2. "A company in continually re-Org and tough market"

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    Former Employee - Software Test Engineer in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Software Test Engineer in Ottawa, ON (Canada)

    I worked at Nokia full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    it is big, wide broad products, big customer base

    Cons

    in a tough market, continually re-org, layoff

    Advice to Management

    hard to say


  3. "Awesome"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Best place to work at

    Cons

    no cons for nokia its

    Advice to Management

    None


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  5. "not bad"

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    Former Intern - Co-op Software Delopver in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Former Intern - Co-op Software Delopver in Ottawa, ON (Canada)

    I worked at Nokia as an intern (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The working environment is not under pressure and relaxing, at least for co-ops.
    Working hour is kind of flexible.
    have gym lol.

    Cons

    a little boring, and not competitive.
    The tasks assigned are trivial sometimes.

    Advice to Management

    the management is fine and no advices about it.


  6. "Great company for growth but corporate processes can slow efficiency"

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    Current Employee - Marketing Automation Specialist
    Current Employee - Marketing Automation Specialist
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Liberal work from home policy
    Amazing supportive culture
    no micromanagement
    Awesome vacation policy
    Opportunities for growth and visibility immediately within the company

    Cons

    Very large organization means that you have stakeholders across the world so meetings may fall at odd hours;
    Too many meetings
    Corporate politics may take careful navigation


  7. "Good place"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    nice work/life balance
    flexible working hours

    Cons

    not very optimistic prospect for the company


  8. "Nice culture"

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    Former Employee - Support Specialist in Burnaby, BC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Support Specialist in Burnaby, BC (Canada)
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    - laid back, European culture
    - global organization
    - cool technologies

    Cons

    - C-level management
    - product marketing

    Advice to Management

    Understand the market, trends, be agile.


  9. "nokia-growth"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    pay, growth,positive environment engaing and challenging work

    Cons

    redtape is somewhat coomon in business proesses

    Advice to Management

    less redtape


  10. "Good Experience So Far"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Been a good learning experience as its my first job in the field, co-workers are all great, helpful as well.

    Cons

    Haven't been here long enough to have any well developed opinions of how things are run, so I'm not sure I could complain too much yet.


  11. "Good place to startup"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Nokia full-time

    Pros

    Good learning opportunity.
    Support for personal development

    Cons

    Need to work with a good project manager to enjoy the place.



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