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Updated 20 January, 2019
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  • "All other things except you work life balance" (in 360 reviews)

  • "No hikes for first 2 years inspite of performance" (in 517 reviews)

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  1. "Senior Sales REp"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Oracle full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    great benefits, flexible time, talented colleagues

    Cons

    too much pressure on the revenue target


  2. "Okay company to work with but overall no development of employees"

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    Former Employee - Principal Consultant
    Former Employee - Principal Consultant
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Oracle (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    good salary
    amazing work life balance

    Cons

    no individual development for employees

    A lot of politics and favoritism

  3. "Benefit"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Oracle full-time

    Pros

    good benefit and flexible working hour

    Cons

    no bonus some time long working hour


  4. "Nice place to work & learn"

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    Current Employee - Software Developer III in Ottawa, ON
    Current Employee - Software Developer III in Ottawa, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Oracle full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great work culture
    Learned a lot

    Cons

    No hike in 3 years


  5. "System Administrator"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good benefits and fair salary based on experience.

    Cons

    Not much mobility if want to have a career inside of the company.


  6. "Project Manager 4"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Oracle full-time

    Pros

    it is a great company overall

    Cons

    Bonuses are not as good as they say


  7. "not for everyone"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Oracle full-time

    Pros

    a wide range of enterprise offering - excellent to gain experience

    Cons

    do not care about employee - never got a salary raise in 10 years. Home office concept, without Oracle paying for internet provider - go figure...

    Advice to Management

    read cons section -

  8. "Senior Software Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Toronto, ON
    Recommends

    I have been working at Oracle full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Love working with the latest technology

    Cons

    Yet to figure it out.


  9. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Oracle full-time

    Pros

    Progressive cutting edge technology good people

    Cons

    Bill or out the door

    Advice to Management

    Inquire and help guide


  10. "Good place to work but employees are just a commodity"

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    Former Employee - Field Service Engineer
    Former Employee - Field Service Engineer
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Oracle full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    - Remote work
    - Can be meaningful
    - Good people
    - Great experience builder
    - Access to internal Oracle training
    - Good benefits, RRSP match, Stock purchase
    - Flexibility

    Cons

    - Too large to care
    - Profit, Profit, Profit
    - Disjointed teams
    - Poor internal communication
    - Skills don't translate
    - Many customers would rather not use Oracle
    - Raises are rare
    - Non-existent career development
    - Little advancement opportunity
    - Little to no performance feedback from management; annual reviews are useless.
    - Zero incentive to increase performance.

    Advice to Management

    People Matter