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Friendly environment with decent amount of work

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Former Employee - Embedded Software Developer in Ottawa, ON
Former Employee - Embedded Software Developer in Ottawa, ON

I worked at BlackBerry as an intern (more than an year)

Pros

Good pay. Nice people. Pleasant Environment.

Cons

I didn't have any negative feelings with RIM. Automated coffee machines were bad...

Recommends
Neutral Outlook

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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 (less than an 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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    Hardware Engineer

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

    I worked at BlackBerry full-time (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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