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rolling full speed downhill
Project Manager (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONMarch 21, 2016
stay away and don't touch with 10 feet pole. HP is in process of laying off all experienced workers and moving all work offshore with major impact on enterprise customers. Cutting corners at every opportunity. Middle management jumping ships in a bid to leave before being fired.
Pros
none
Cons
long hours, top level management with no vision, wrong strategy, low quality.
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Fun place to work and a can learn a lot of thngs
Technical Specialist (Current Employee) –  Depot Road SingaporeJuly 22, 2015
Its a place where you can have your own time management, due to the flexibility and give and take culture you can have a lot of extra time to perform not only own duties but other projects, predict machine parts tear off, Uptime improvements. Its a good place to enhance your career. The company is a good place to work and the co-workers are very decent and have a close bond to each other.
Pros
Flexibility
Cons
Long hours
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Undergoing major changes with company breakup.
Program Manager (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ONJanuary 6, 2016
Expectations are demanding and workloads have increased due to staff cutbacks. Focus on offshore engagement for revenue savings.
Pros
Benefits are good.
Cons
Long hours. Shortage of Work.
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Access to largers global HP
Service Delivery Manager (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONJanuary 3, 2016
Long hours and on-call evenings
Reduction in salary and total compensation
Poor integration between HP and EDS at time of merger
Communication strategy vague
Pros
Benefits
Cons
Long hours
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IT outsourcing made-to-order
IT Operations Manager (Former Employee) –  Mississauaga, ontarioSeptember 16, 2015
A large corporate workforce.
I didn't get to find out much about the company culture as I worded exclusively at the client's headquarters.
Pros
good benefits
Cons
Long hours
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good experience in the job where every one is optimistic and ready to work
Customer Service Representative (Former Employee) –  Ajax, ONMarch 28, 2016
My typical day at work was fun and I actually enjoyed going to work and learning new things every day. Interacting with others and getting to know them,and I learnt how to go by understanding customer needs and to give them what they are comfortable with and looking for. I really diden't have any hard parts in my job which was really pleasing for me.
Pros
new friends/more experience/free lunches
Cons
more work to finish
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An employee friendly, fair work place
Project/Business Consultant (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONDecember 7, 2015
My tenure with HP had been truly amazing. I was fortunate enough to always be surrounded with fair management, helpful colleagues and ample opportunities to grown inside the company.
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worked for 15 years
Technical Consultant III (Former Employee) –  Niagara Falls, ONSeptember 9, 2015
Like any company, it really depends on the team, manager and customer account.
In the years I worked there I had the best times with great people and had tough customers and tough teams to work with.

In general an OK company to work for but being as large as they have become the ONLY thing that matters in the end is their bottom line. Years of service, dedication, climbing through the ranks etc... do not matter. If they need to cut expenses and can replace you cheaper. Anyone can be released



High work load, work hours 24x7 , 7 days a week
Pros
Good benefits, decent pay
Cons
High work load, 60 hrs plus, work hours 24x7, 7 days a week
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Great
Technology Consultant (Current Employee) –  Mississauga, ONOctober 1, 2015
okay place to work, great work life balance, need to pay higher, management needs to understand different processes. overall okay place to be
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Good Company
Systems Engineer (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONJanuary 5, 2016
Good Place to work, Salary benefits are good, work from home option is available, they provide lot of internal training's to enhance the skillset
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It was a great place to work...
Partner Service Delivery Manager (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ONMarch 28, 2015
until HP bought Compaq. It has been a downward spiral ever since. Management isn't consistent with the 5 year plan. I don't even think they have one because it changes every quarter. They have created a cut throat environment due to Work Force Reductions. If you're not in your bosses pocket there is no hope for you.
Pros
Currently can't think of anything positive to say about HP at this time.
Cons
Raises and bonuses are close to non-existent, Saved for the bosses favourites and that doesn't mean the best worker
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Productive but unpredictable
Sr. Technical Analyst - IMAC (Former Employee) –  Calgary, ABDecember 10, 2015
Typical day consisted of handling internal customer requests, hardware and software configuration, network administration, system administration and IMAC support.
Pros
open communication
Cons
Unpredictable management
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Job Security is cause for concern
SAP Basis Consultant (Current Employee) –  Calgary, ABApril 26, 2016
HPE continues to be very focused on "Best"-Shoring. Shipping jobs offshore causes employee morale to deteriorate. Opportunity for working in a variety of technical environments is a big plus.
Pros
Opportunites in a veriety of SAP environments
Cons
Job longevity is a real concern for North American talent.
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It was great working for HP Canada
Storage Consultant (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ON CanadaSeptember 23, 2015
Working with HP Canada as Storage Consultant in Backup & DR capability with primary focus of coordination and implementation of Backup Projects, management of escalated incidents, expansion of existing infrastructure and reporting on metrics to facilitate billing and SLA management.
Pros
Work from home
Cons
Not able to meet colleagues and was home bound
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No job security
Project Manager (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ONApril 24, 2015
Management is good and supportive. But there is not much scope for growth. Salary is decent but can be better. Company has a history of mergers with lot of other companies which results in lot of organizational changes and job/pay cuts.
Pros
Work from home option
Cons
no job security
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Fun workplace
ABM Technical Support (Current Employee) –  Markham, ONApril 12, 2016
Working for HP made you think proactively, and efficiently on a daily basis. Ive learned customer service and attending to ones needs are above anything else. I wwas surrounded by wonderful eople and it made working here really great
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Good working environment
Senior Business Analyst (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, OntarioOctober 21, 2015
Project Management, budgeting and forecasting, training others, financial analysis, preparing training materials, systems specialist
Pros
Short Commute
Cons
Too much travelling
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Work from Home
Information Analyst (Former Employee) –  St. Catharines, ONMay 11, 2016
HP is a pretty good place to work. The infrastructure is built well and they're mostly organized. The management team changes frequently which can cause some issues with recognition of employee efforts.
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Good company suffering from cutbacks
Warehouse Administrator (Former Employee) –  Ottawa, ONNovember 9, 2015
Job was enjoyable.

Very slow at times, I can see why contract positions would come and go. The work was very sporadic but when it rained it poured.

Morning, receiving product to store, coffee, completing the build on computers or prepare product to ship

Afternoon lunch,Receiving product to store continue shipping orders or building orders

Early evening, Wrap up shipping and send out orders
Pros
slow paced, detail oriented
Cons
slow paced, not enough work to go around
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Good place to work,especially if you're just starting out.
Government of Alberta Help Desk (Former Employee) –  Calgary ABMay 19, 2015
Friendly people who are always willing to help with a problem.If you show a willingness to learn, you'll be given an opportunity to learn several different skills.

Benefits are pretty good but the pay is well below the industry standard.
Pros
Friendly people and management is quite good
Cons
Pay isn't very good
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