Ericsson Employee Reviews in Canada

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Work Term VI Engineering Student (Former Employee) –  Ottawa, ONMay 6, 2014
A typical day involved programming. I learned advanced Java and C# programming.
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services engineer (Current Employee) –  montreal, QCMay 2, 2014
good company as a start and gain experience. salary is very low compared to other companies in the same domain.
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Amazing workplace
Senior Network Engineer (Current Employee) –  DalianApril 18, 2014
i choose to not share yet details about Ericsson as some of them are confidential.
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Sourcing Specialist (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ONApril 1, 2014
Great place to work its to bad my contract couldn't get extended.
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Security Agent (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QCMarch 27, 2014
- Setup & Operate with C*CURE system
- Protect the access control in regulated areas
- Programming Personal ID cards
- Access control of the building
- First Aid
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Approachable management who listen
Project Manager (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QCFebruary 16, 2014
The team at Ericsson Montreal is approachable and listens to the ideas of their staff. The management was a pleasure to work with.
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Nice place to work
OSS Support Engineer (Former Employee) –  Mississauga,ONJanuary 17, 2014
Nice place to work but due to shrinking global market share very small Canadian footprint
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Productive and fun work place
Software Systems Developer (Current Employee) –  MontrealJanuary 8, 2014
• Software engineer with over 7 years of experience in software design, implementation and testing
• Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills
• Highly experienced with software development processes
• Ability to lead a team effectively and deliver projects on time and with quality
• Have achieved highly developed skills with advanced programing methodologies
• Strong technical background on real time systems and ability to work on highly complex software systems in data communication within Telecom and Service Providers Networks
• Team player with reputation for delivering solutions with high quality and outstanding performance
• Advanced customer service skills
• Excellent communication and inter-personal skills
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Costomer Focused , with excellent telecom E2E product range
Solution Architect (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ONDecember 19, 2013
Costomer Focused , with excellent telecom E2E product range
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Productive and fun place to work
Project Manager, LTE Device Interoperability (Current Employee) –  Ottawa, ONNovember 19, 2013
Being the biggest infrastructure provider in the World with a solid customer base, there are always new features & products to work on
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Unhappy place to work
Sr. Technical Writer (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QCOctober 29, 2013
The job is not what it was supposed to be. It is boring. And having a manager who has absolutely no idea what his people do does not help. The manager is just a project manager with no knowledge or background related to what his employees do.
The salary is 20% below what salary surveys put similarly employed people at.
Pros
100% company paid benefits plan
Cons
mismanagement
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goo dcompany to work for with competitive salary
CALL CENTER MANAGER (Former Employee) –  Montreal, QuebecOctober 22, 2013
Ericsson is a large corporation but a good company to work for. Competitive salary and lots of opportunities within the company to move around if you wish
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Great workplace with friendly, knowledgeable people and balanced work life.
I&V Engineer (Former Employee) –  Burnaby, BCOctober 11, 2013
The work environment is amazing and the people working there are all very easy to work with and are friendly while being very focused and knowledgeable about their field of work.

The most enjoyable part of the job was when I was working on something new, but also, it is the strong synergy between team members when everyone is on the same page.

The hardest part of the job would be similar in any other tech jobs, where the obstacle stopping your flow of work is at the hands of another person or management, because they are part of the process as well. At times, it tends to be busy, and that is when there can be like a traffic jam.
Pros
lunch presentations, bbqs, learning resources, fast communication, great teammates, flexible hours
Cons
sometimes equipment have bad settings or bad parts, some employees work hard with success in high workload do not get the respect they deserve
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Reliable and customer oriented
Customer Service Request handler (Former Employee) –  Montreal, CanadaOctober 4, 2013
always try to to my best at work, and also keep aligned work/life balance
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Every morning I enjoyed going to work
Financial Analyst (Business Unit Level) (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QCSeptember 23, 2013
My team along with cross functional leads were all amazing people to work with. The hours were long but the great atmosphere made it more soothing.
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Productive, very casual atmosphere
CM/MHO Administrator (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QCSeptember 4, 2013
I learned and grew a lot in this company I enjoyed the people a worked for my ideas where heard. My contribution was important I was always challenged and learned a lot about my job and I moved up in the company. I enjoyed the people a worked with, it was a hard decision to leave and move to Toronto and start a new life.
Pros
good work environment, friendly people
Cons
long hours
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Handling the network outage
Field Tech II (Current Employee) –  TorontoAugust 20, 2013
During the last storm ,there was huge outage in the network due to power outage in GTA area.
We start getting alarms by the eveing for power loss at sites.
We mange the power at different sites to keep the network running for maximum time.
At the time of restoration ,everyone was involved from top level to lower to bring the whole network up and running in shortest possible time.
Pros
appreciation by management and customer.
Cons
long hours
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Lots of learning, but poor pay
Technical Deployment Support Engineer (Current Employee) –  Ottawa, ONAugust 2, 2013
There's lots to learn and new technology to work on. However, the pay isn't that great, and the workload is heavy. While Ericsson doesn't pay for overtime and doesn't expect it's employees to work overtime, the workload will make it necessary to put in free hours. Unfortunately, the salaries don't keep up with the challenging nature of the work either. While Ericsson claims that employees can work globally, you have to know people on the inside to actually get placed anywhere outside your region. However, not all is bad. The employees are mostly nice, and the work environment is generally pleasant. There are numerous travel opportunities, all over the world. I recommend Ericsson if you're just starting out in the workforce, and want to see the world and learn a lot along the way.
Pros
travel opportunities, colleagues are friendly
Cons
tight deadlines, rushed projects, poor pay
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Great place to work for, big company
Verification Engineer in LTE - Wireless (Current Employee) –  Ottawa ONJuly 29, 2013
Company is very big but the environment is very nice, since the office in Ottawa is not too big
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Overall great company to wok for
Experienced Software Developer (Current Employee) –  Montreal, QCJune 21, 2013
- Great company to work in, especially for starting out your career.
- One of the largest software companies out there, even though you may think it's telecom only, but there is a lot of software involved.
Pros
good benefits, job security
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