BlackBerry Employee Reviews in Canada

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Worked with very talented people on great technologies and products.
SR PROJECT MANAGER (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONDecember 8, 2015
BlackBerry was a company that brought together so many talented individuals in various areas. This group of individuals produced a lot of great products and technologies.
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Great place to work, amazing people and operations
Electronic Assembler (Former Employee), Cambridge, ONDecember 1, 2015
Provided a variety of work stations to help mix up the day and provide new challenges. Every person there from the top to the bottom worked together great to achieve company goals.
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Great people
Electronic Assembler for Production (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONNovember 23, 2015
Pros: Good work\life balance
Cons: Shift work
Lots to learn with many opportunities to move up. Fast paced environment with great co-workers. Very clean environment with a great cafeteria.
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Great place to work.
Technical Administrator (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONNovember 18, 2015
Management made very poor decision in hiring process by preferring personal networking over actual skills. Technical jobs were given based on "Who you know than What you know".
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Extremely stressful
project manager (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONNovember 18, 2015
Pros: great people
Cons: Bad leadership
Very toxic environment, confusing directions, unhappy people.
The only enjoyable part of the job was to work with enthusiastic, dedicated group of young and bright people.
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Good Technology
System Software Developer (Former Employee), Ottawa, ONNovember 12, 2015
Good Technology
Good Pay
Flexible working hours
Except for Job Security and Management, it is excellent place to work with.
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Great experience in business transition
materials (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONNovember 11, 2015
Great place to work in however forget it if you target hardware as company transition is on going to software and services.
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As an Automation Test Developer
Automation Test Developer (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONNovember 10, 2015
Pros: Lots of challenge, Friendly people and swell environment, Working with such a great team is what makes working at Blackberry so amazing
Cons: Unstable, Feel so bad watching friends and colleagues leaving
I worked at BlackBerry (for 5 years). I learned a lot experience about testing, automation developing and software development skills.
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made many of closed friends
QA / Software Testing Specialist (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONNovember 4, 2015
I was glad working at BlackBerry, I made many of closed friends, they are so nice. Whenever I asked their help, they always are there.
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Good Company
Network Operations Centre (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONOctober 27, 2015
Good company with a nice product and great employees. Management needs to be proactive. Will be a great company again after focusing on employees and products.
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Working at BlackBerry
Inside Sales Representative (Former Employee), Waterloo, OntarioOctober 21, 2015
Great place to work, lots of opportunity to move around and try new vocations and career paths. Wish everyone at BlackBerry well and GOOD LUCK!
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Manager, TE
Manager, Test Engineering (Former Employee), Mississauga, OnOctober 14, 2015
Managed an Agile Test Engineering teams of up to 19 professionals with direct and indirect reports on site and remote. By the contract I am not automatized to provide reviews
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Fun place to work
Sales (Current Employee), WaterlooOctober 12, 2015
• Create and implement Daily Defect Burn-down Model to provide more accurate and enhanced analysis
• Execute escape analysis framework for Applications Test Engineering department for analyzing escaped defects for test engineering organization.
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Amazing Experience
Environment Health and Safety (EHS) Specialist (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONOctober 7, 2015
Pros: Excellent pay, benefits.
Cons: No room for growth, no communication
Working for a global company and being a part of the corporate structure taught me key skills I can take with me. No room for people to be creative, out of the box thinking was frowned upon. To much of a dictatorship with senior leaders no imput from employees.
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Great place to work, really smart people
Quality Manager (Former Employee), Toronto AreaOctober 6, 2015
Passionate employees, building great products.

Overall, great place to work, with smart people, and products that competed with the best in the world.
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Great people and a lot of interesting projects
Director (Former Employee), Mississauga, ONOctober 4, 2015
Good opportunity for career development, kind of start-up work environment, opportunity to apply innovative management approaches, great people and a lot of interesting projects.
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A good company to work for
Senior IT Project Manager (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONOctober 1, 2015
Talented people, innovative technology, new stuff to learn everyday, exciting work environment. The hardest part of the job is no job security with no advancement opportunities nowadays.
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Interesting product
Software Tool Developer (Former Employee), Waterloo, OntarioSeptember 29, 2015
Fun and interesting product;
Many coworkers are capable and stay current to the new technologies;
Marketing is not doing so well;
Years of layoffs hurt morale.
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Fun Place
Software Developer (Student) (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONSeptember 27, 2015
It is a fun place to be at. With work being accommodated with various fun activities including watching FIFA at work. the co-workers are really helpful and it has been a great experience to work here
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I love BB!!!
RF Design Engineer II (Product development center) (Current Employee), Waterloo, ONSeptember 23, 2015
It is a best place to work beside the downturn the company is going through. Working condition is fun and always challenging which I enjoyed the best.
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