Ericsson-Worldwide

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Great colleagues, poor management and dubious product

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Former Employee - CPI Developer (Tech Writer) in El Segundo, CA (US)
Former Employee - CPI Developer (Tech Writer) in El Segundo, CA (US)

I worked at Ericsson-Worldwide as a contractor (less than an year)

Pros

After we got a ping pong table (thanks to me) morale went up significantly. The best meetings were held in that room during games! It was a great team-building activity. Really nice people work there.

Cons

Management sucks. My colleague successfully undermined my efforts from the very beginning. I don't even think she knows her field, but she was the "permanent" employee so her viewpoint triumphed over mine. Management was clueless and ruthless. Very little competent leadership..

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Get a clue! Don't fire a person without warning. Many "slackers" are allowed to hang on and on while the more high-profile person is left unprotected. When an employee consistently has run-ins with other coworkers, GET A CLUE and get rid of that person!!!

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    Nice place to work

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Ericsson-Worldwide full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    great companie for develop you knowledge and network

    Cons

    difficulty to connecting top managers

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Massive factory of Java engineers

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Athlone (Ireland)
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Athlone (Ireland)

    I worked at Ericsson-Worldwide as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Was my first time working for a major multinational, was great experience.

    Cons

    Noting bad really, though very factory like, most likely from Ericsson's history from been a hardware company. They haven't really got the whole software culture thing yet.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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