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Updated December 16, 2017
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  1. "Are you Up for a challenge?"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - CSSC
    Former Employee - CSSC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Verizon full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Comp / BasePay / Perq Rewards / Company Sponsored Trips

    Cons

    Sales Pressure / Overtime - very late at night

    Advice to Management

    Ease on Micro-managing


  2. "Systems Engineer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer IV in Arlington, VA
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer IV in Arlington, VA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good environment, vacation, Health insurance, benefits, profit bonus sharing

    Cons

    Too much work for some and not for others. Promotions and growth does not depend on your hard work but it depend on your team and management and contacts.

    Advice to Management

    Management need to consider multiple options before rating their employees but not one sided or few leads.

  3. "Rumble in the Jungle Company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Irving, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Irving, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Verizon full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Pay not bad, flexible work schedule

    Cons

    Irrelevant trainings, too many disjointed teams


  4. "Great place to work as a innovation-driven environment!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Basking Ridge, NJ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Basking Ridge, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Verizon full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Investing to transform the work environment into a state of the art campus.
    Industry leading product while continuing to explore new product synergies.
    High emphasis on personal growth and development.

    Cons

    Some may be uncomfortable with continuous and rapid changes on an organization level.

    Advice to Management

    Continuing to invest in its employees will preserve our product with the leading position in the market in the long run.


  5. "Solid pay if you're a strong salesman"

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    Former Employee - Sales Specialist in Tampa, FL
    Former Employee - Sales Specialist in Tampa, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Verizon full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Competitive Pay, flexible schedule, employee discounts

    Cons

    Cut-throat environment, high sales expectations

    Advice to Management

    Differentiate commission bonus scale (more incentive to work hard)


  6. "Verizon FiOS Technician"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Verizon full-time

    Pros

    Every day is different. Good stories to tell.

    Cons

    A lot of pressure to get a lot of work done.

    Advice to Management

    Get more tools for technicians.


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Good working environment"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Project Manager in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Salary and freedom to do your work as you see fit. Very good benefits, good people to work with. Plenty of training and they also have a tuition assistance program.

    Cons

    Constant fear of layoff. They make you feel like layoffs are a part of life and there is no chance of moving to another position.

    Advice to Management

    Instead of chopping heads, try reperpousing people there are plenty of open job postings

  8. "Sales"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Rego Park, NY
    Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier in Rego Park, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Verizon full-time

    Pros

    Room for advancement and marketing lots of money

    Cons

    No sales no money

    Advice to Management

    Need base salary


  9. "Solution Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay, benefits, great career opportunity

    Cons

    NO WORK/LIFE balance scheduling sucks unless you're friends with the manager


  10. "customer service rep"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Verizon full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits and salary. Tuition reimbursement.

    Cons

    Difficult to advance and get promoted.

    Advice to Management

    Give people the opportunity to get promotions


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