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Engaging work, above average pay, friendly co-workers

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Former Employee - Software Engineer  in  Waterloo, ON
Former Employee - Software Engineer in Waterloo, ON

I worked at BlackBerry as an intern for less than a year

Pros

- BB has had setbacks, but it's still a world leader in smartphone. BB10 is set to launch 2013 Jan 30th
- Challenging and engaging work with embedded systems
- Decent pay
- Friendly colleagues

Cons

- Not everyone there is as motivated as you'd hope. This makes a big difference in how you feel about the work.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

- My immediate management was solid, no complaints.
- Company is in a tough spot right now, so it doesn't exactly have the luxury: but cut the fat wherever you can.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Former Employee - Hardware Engineer  in  Waterloo, ON
    Former Employee - Hardware Engineer in Waterloo, ON

    I worked at BlackBerry full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Nice people, low cost of living

    Cons

    Corporate structure not efficient, alot of dead weight...

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    get rid of useless people... seriously

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Great experience good corporate effort to provide good working environment

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    Former Employee - Service Manager  in  Toronto, ON
    Former Employee - Service Manager in Toronto, ON

    I worked at BlackBerry full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Ice cream fridays and internal training

    Cons

    Corporate culture needs to be changed to evolve a more agile firm

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    N/A

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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