BlackBerry Reviews

Updated Jul 27, 2021

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3.6
56%
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61%
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BlackBerry CEO & Executive Chair John Chen
John Chen
759 Ratings
Pros
  • "Very comfortable work environment(in 192 reviews)

  • "Good management team with good work life balance(in 157 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "BlackBerry upper management has unrealistic expectations regarding the solutions available in the market(in 130 reviews)

  • "The senior management wasn't that receptive to change"(in 64 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      BlackBerry Premier Support is a great jib

      Jul 25, 2021 - Premier Support Analyst in Halifax, NS
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      Pros

      BlackBerry Premier Support is feels like administrator phone a friend, not at all like a call center; you're treated like an adult.

      Cons

      BlackBerry recently removed the "exceeding expectations" category for the bonus multiplier, which rather took away the incentive to go above and beyond in your work.

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Place to Work!

      Jul 21, 2021 - NOC Operations Administrator 
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      Pros

      Really good pay and great work environment

      Cons

      There is nothing really I don't like about working at BlackBerry. Each to his/her own

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Working at BlackBerry

      Jul 12, 2021 - Senior Software Engineer in Waterloo, ON
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      Pros

      Good working culture, accommodative environment.

      Cons

      Not much compensation or innovation.

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great company, good colleagues

      Jun 30, 2021 - Build Engineer in Waterloo, ON
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      Pros

      They care about work-life balance. High salary

      Cons

      Friday afternoons were always slow. Everyone started their weekend at 12pm, even though we are employed till 5pm

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great work experience

      Jun 27, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in Waterloo, ON
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      Pros

      Good Lead Availability of resources, opportunities and platforms

      Cons

      nothing comes to my mind

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great company

      Jun 11, 2021 - Solution Architect in Waterloo, ON
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      Pros

      good culture, meaningful work securing other companies.

      Cons

      lower pay than industry average

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great experience

      Jun 8, 2021 - Systems Analyst in Mississauga, ON
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      Pros

      They offer great opportunity for students.

      Cons

      no cons. Great working enviroment.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great place to work at!

      Jun 1, 2021 - Software Engineer in Waterloo, ON
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      Pros

      Very exciting and motivated workplace, high compensation.

      Cons

      Management sometimes unclear with their instructions

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good place for my co-op.

      May 24, 2021 - Applications Software Development Student in Halifax, NS
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      Pros

      Great coworkers, reasonable management, productive work.

      Cons

      Low morale, mature software company.

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Account manager

      May 20, 2021 - Account Manager in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      Good Culture good culture good culture

      Cons

      tough competition tough competition tough competition

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