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Lionbridge Reviews

Updated 5 Dec 2019

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3.1
55%
Recommend to a Friend
66%
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Lionbridge CEO John Fennelly
John Fennelly
199 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Contractor position so no benefits(in 43 reviews)

  • "Intermittent lack of task availability means no pay(in 29 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Language Lead 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lionbridge full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexibility, working remotely is an option, great team

    Cons

    Pay could be more competitive

    Lionbridge2019-11-22
  2. Helpful (1)

    "Always run out task. Will suspend your access to work database without any warning."

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    Former Employee - Ad Rater in Edmonton, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Lionbridge part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible hours, extra income. Work from home

    Cons

    Will terminate you without warning.

    Lionbridge2019-11-27
  3. "Amazing company !"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The team was great, very nice people in general

    Cons

    Nothing wrong in general. Some translators are very high maintenance.

    Lionbridge2019-05-29
  4. Helpful (1)

    "lowish pay"

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    Current Employee - Analyst in Edmonton, AB

    I have been working at Lionbridge part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    flexible work times, easy enough work

    Cons

    pay rates not realistic for time taken

    Advice to Management

    improve training - pay people to read your guidelines - it takes hours and hours - far more likely to do it if paid

    Lionbridge2019-06-06
  5. "Honest review"

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    Current Employee - Translator in Brossard, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Lionbridge full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits, flexible hours, good environment, close to my house

    Cons

    some very mean revisors only half an hour lunch full benefits after 3 years

    Lionbridge2019-02-25
  6. "Not too bad, but not too good either"

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    Current Employee - Translator in Brossard, QC
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Lionbridge full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very good benefits, good coaching of new employees or students, various domain for translators

    Cons

    A lot of pressure, no or very small salary increases, although the compagny talks a lot of simplification, heavy procedures and so so so many tools that are not perforing that well...

    Lionbridge2019-02-21
  7. "Project Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Lionbridge full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits love the staff

    Cons

    No room to advance if you are a performer

    Lionbridge2018-12-09
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Large team of linguists, and a good corporate culture"

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    Former Employee - Localisation Project Manager in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Remote work opportunities -Good health benefits -Connected team

    Cons

    -Compensation is in the lower range

    Lionbridge2018-11-10
  9. "nice job"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Lionbridge

    Pros

    good money to receive in Brazil

    Cons

    working at home is boring

    Advice to Management

    thanks buddy

    Lionbridge2018-10-09
  10. "good company"

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    I worked at Lionbridge

    Pros

    good working environment, work space

    Cons

    fewer formal training and program benefits

    Lionbridge2018-10-15
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