Very good place to work despite what outsider may say Security Software Test Designer (Former Employee) – Waterloo, ON – 30 December 2015 It's a great place to work, the work itself is great, get to work on challenging problems. The company is on a comeback. Also, the team you work with is probably going to be top notch in their field. Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report Electronic Assembler Electronic Assembler (Former Employee) – Cambridge, ON – 24 December 2015 Blackberry is professional company to work with. I really enjoyed everyday working in Blackberry. Work culture is really good and employees feel pleasure working in the company. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report productive Sales Development Student (Former Employee) – Waterloo, ON – 13 December 2015 I learned how to make good use of Excel sheet, and how best to communicate with external customers on a daily basis. I worked effectively in a team and my manager was always ready to assist me whenver i had a challenge Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report Worked with very talented people on great technologies and products. SR PROJECT MANAGER (Former Employee) – Waterloo, ON – 8 December 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. Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report Great place to work, amazing people and operations Electronic Assembler (Former Employee) – Cambridge, ON – 1 December 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. Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report Great people Electronic Assembler for Production (Former Employee) – Waterloo, ON – 23 November 2015 Lots to learn with many opportunities to move up. Fast paced environment with great co-workers. Very clean environment with a great cafeteria.
Good work\life balance
Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report Great place to work. Technical Administrator (Former Employee) – Waterloo, ON – 18 November 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". Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Extremely stressful project manager (Former Employee) – Waterloo, ON – 18 November 2015 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. Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report Good Technology System Software Developer (Former Employee) – Ottawa, ON – 12 November 2015 Good Technology Good Pay Flexible working hours Except for Job Security and Management, it is excellent place to work with. Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report Great experience in business transition materials (Former Employee) – Waterloo, ON – 11 November 2015 Great place to work in however forget it if you target hardware as company transition is on going to software and services. Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report As an Automation Test Developer Automation Test Developer (Former Employee) – Waterloo, ON – 10 November 2015 I worked at BlackBerry (for 5 years). I learned a lot experience about testing, automation developing and software development skills.
Lots of challenge, Friendly people and swell environment, Working with such a great team is what makes working at Blackberry so amazing
Unstable, Feel so bad watching friends and colleagues leaving
Was this review helpful? Yes 2 No Report made many of closed friends QA / Software Testing Specialist (Former Employee) – Waterloo, ON – 4 November 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. Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report Good Company Network Operations Centre (Former Employee) – Waterloo, ON – 27 October 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. Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report Working at BlackBerry Inside Sales Representative (Former Employee) – Waterloo, Ontario – 21 October 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! Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Manager, TE Manager, Test Engineering (Former Employee) – Mississauga, On – 14 October 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 Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Fun place to work Sales (Current Employee) – Waterloo – 12 October 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. Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report Amazing Experience Environment Health and Safety (EHS) Specialist (Former Employee) – Waterloo, ON – 7 October 2015 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.
Excellent pay, benefits.
No room for growth, no communication
Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Excellent place to work International Compliance Regulatory Manager (Current Employee) – Ottawa, On – 7 October 2015 I consider Blackberry Limited an excellent high tech company, with with opportunities for quick exposure, responsibility, and advancement, which have only increased since they started go worldwide, they are positioned to grow exponentially over the next several years. Most of the cultural elements that made Blackberry great are still defining of Strategy to focus on technology and consumer response to their new products.
Learning opportunity, advanced technologies, work culture, work indepedently and beneficts
Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Great place to work, really smart people Quality Manager (Former Employee) – Toronto Area – 6 October 2015 Passionate employees, building great products. Overall, great place to work, with smart people, and products that competed with the best in the world. Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report Great people and a lot of interesting projects Director (Former Employee) – Mississauga, ON – 4 October 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. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report