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Nokia (Finland)
10000+ employees
1865
Company - Public (NOK)
$10+ billion (USD) per year
We create the technology to connect the world. Powered by the research and innovation of Nokia Bell Labs, we serve communications service providers, governments, large enterprises and consumers, with the industry's most complete, end-to-end portfolio of ... Read more

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Nokia – Why Work For Us?


Our vision is to expand the human possibilities of the connected world

With us, you will work with next-generation technology to design products and solutions that will shape the future.

Our focus is and always has been on people. It’s built into our DNA, our values, our culture, our sense of integrity and our brand. Join us and use technology to create new and extraordinary experiences in people’s lives.

Nokia is a leader in the fields of network infrastructure and advanced technologies. Headquartered in Espoo, Finland, and with operations around the world, Nokia invests in the technologies of the future.

Today, we are strong in two business areas: networks, where our four business units are enabling new kinds of global connectivity, and Nokia Technologies, which is focused on technology development and intellectual property rights activities.

Our thinking is ahead of the game and yours will be too.

Our values

The Nokia values are designed to guide our decisions, our way of working and the responsibility we have towards our customers and other stakeholders. We strive to bring these values to life in how we think, act, behave and communicate in our industry.

Respect

We treat each other with respect and we work hard to earn it from others.

Achievement  

We work together to deliver superior results and win in the marketplace.

Renewal

We invest to develop our skills and grow our business.

Challenge

We are never complacent and always question the status quo.

How does it feel to work at Nokia?

Feel part of a dynamic global community

Join us and add to one of our greatest strengths - our collaborative and diverse community.


Feel the potential of a career without borders
As a global company with operations in over 100 countries, there are no limits to where a career with us might take you.

Feel the drive to thrive
From flexible ways of working to career development and learning opportunities, we provide resources you need to succeed.

Feel energized every day
Our people are excited and inspired about the endless possibilities that technology offers. Join us and be a part of a story that is always being written. 

Networks

Nokia’s network businesses are leading a new revolution in global connectivity. We are helping operators, enterprises and governments meet the increasing demand of the connected world, as well as capture its opportunities.

We are seamlessly weaving together an increasingly diverse mix of network technologies. We do this in order to create efficient, smart, and agile networks that are automated and managed through the Cloud.

We do this through our four networks businesses:

- Mobile Networks deliver end-to-end mobile broadband products and services

- Fixed Networks provide an end-to-end ultra broadband solution that combines copper and fiber access products

- IP/Optical Networks drive technology leadership by building dependable, flexible and large-scale network infrastructure for service providers and web-scale enterprises

- Applications & Analytics deploy sophisticated yet intuitive software platforms that help optimize, secure and control the quality of network performance.


Nokia Technologies (TECH)

Is our advanced technology and licensing business. Formed in 2014, Nokia Technologies builds upon our solid foundation of industry-leading licensing and technology R&D capabilities.

By focusing on Digital Media, Brand Licensing, and Patent Licensing, we are expanding the human possibilities of the ever-evolving world of technology.

Digital Media

Our newest practice will introduce groundbreaking new products like OZO, the extraordinary VR camera designed and built for professional creators

Brand Licensing

We collaborate with strategic partners to create great products that deliver our brand promise to consumers. Starting with the Nokia N1 Android tablet.

Patent Licensing

Our patents business manages one of the broadest and strongest IP portfolios in the industry.

We act with an entrepreneurial mindset and operate in a non-hierarchical way. We’re small enough to know everyone by their first name, whilst big enough to imagine the connected world and the future of the technology within it.


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    Pros

    Fantastic European based company focused on skills and culture without the overly overt, necessity of degrees and diversity requirements seen with may other U.S. based companies. Great benefits, bleeding edge product and great people.

    Cons

    None. Just don't confuse HMD with actual Nokia. (Networks)

    Advice to Management

    Learn from past mistakes. Keep European flavor.

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Nokia Photos

Nokia photo of: Greenlight for girls event - We are working together globally to help inspire young women in science and technology.
Nokia photo of: Risto Siilasmaa, Chairman of the Nokia Board, visiting our Shanghai campus.
Nokia photo of: Mobile World Congress Americas 2017
Nokia photo of: 20 teams from Nokia took part in the RunFest Helsinki. An event that is not about competition, but showing that running is fun!
Nokia photo of: In honor of Finland's 100th anniversary our Finnish sites dressed up all in blue and white. Don't they look awesome?
Nokia photo of: Did you know? Our logo celebrates the Finnish origins of our company.
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Nokia Interviews

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    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Nokia (New York, NY) in June 2017.

    Interview

    4 interviews (first contact, technical senior, manager and HR)
    2 months process
    The last interview was on Nokia facilities and the HR team was polite and friendly. They explain all doubts and clarify all the expectations .

    Interview Questions

    • Tell us your weakness and how you think we can help you to improve on that?   Answer Question
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Nokia Awards & Accolades

  • Top 20 most sustainable corporations in the world, Corporate Knights: The Company for Clean Capitalism, 2017
  • UAE Drones for Good Award in the international category - Nokia Saving Lives, UAE Drones for Good Award, 2017
  • Leadership in IoT, TechXLR8, 2017
  • Best IoT Innovation for Mobile Netwroks, GSMA Global Mobile Awards, 2017
  • Best Infrastructure Innovation, GTB Innovation Awards, 2017
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