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Poor communication
3D Animator (Current Employee) –  London, ON19 March 2019
Learned a lot about how not to run a company
Almost every job is underpaid creating some very low morale
Best part of the job is reliant on individual people, without them this company would not be doing as well as it is.
Pros
1 free snack a month, Flexible scheduling
Cons
low compensation
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Low Pay for High Expectation of work
Data Analyst/Researcher (Former Employee) –  London, ON4 March 2019
This Job seemed more promising than it actually turned out to be. Management has high expectations from employees but when it comes time for proper compensation they fall far short of what is acceptable for the level of work required. They will straight up lie to you about receiving raises or the raises will fall far short of what is required to make this job worth coming in day in and day out. While they fail to meet your expectations they expect you to meet their always rising expectations. The people within the company are great but the management is what is killing this company, they strip expenses where they can for the common employees while management and higher ups reap the benefits.
Pros
Free lunch and breakfast once a month
Cons
Terrible compensation
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Ok Place to Work
Solutions Analyst (Current Employee) –  London, ON28 January 2019
Work life balance is ok and the work culture is progressive. However, opportunities for growth are limited and performance review is ambiguous as goals are not clear.
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Bonnes conditions salariales et avantages sociaux
Traductrice anglais-français (Current Employee) –  London, ON25 November 2018
Conditions satisfaisantes en ce qui concerne les avantages sociaux (assurance santé et retraite).
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Good place to start your career
Helpdesk Support Technician (Former Employee) –  London, ON12 November 2018
Good experience of corporate culture. Decent place if you are just starting your career and need some experience. Great hands on experience. Do not plan on sticking for long enough though.
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good environment, steady hours but thats about all
AUTOMOTIVE FEATURE ANALYST (Former Employee) –  London, ON23 July 2018
People you work with are the best part, the career advancement was lacking, and recognition of going above and beyond was just never there. there are dozens of managers and managers who manage the managers. The chain of command was always so confusing
Pros
free food often
Cons
too many people all telling you to do different things
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Productive and fun workplace
Facilities Coordinator (Current Employee) –  Greater London2 October 2017
The workplace culture at Autodata is very strong, and we have a great environment. Here we work as a team everyday, and I believe this is the most important to achieve success.
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Very much a call center mentality
Automotive Feature Analyst (Former Employee) –  London, ON30 September 2017
Just like the title says, it is very much like a call centre in terms of the blatant favouritism and BS that goes on. Management is virtually incompetent, they will constantly give you reviews about how you "are not meeting your goal", yet never give you a hard goal to strive for. Ask for a raise and you basically get ostracized. Management constantly pats themselves on the back for meeting their targets on the backs of other's hard work. Professionally speaking this is truly one of the worst places I have ever worked.
Pros
encouraged to go get up and walk around
Cons
inept managers, constant negativity, no direction, no chance for advancement, no raise
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Great people to work with, low pay and limited growth opportunities
Analyst (Former Employee) –  London, ON12 June 2017
Great relaxed atmosphere and culture at the company. Management is definitely making progress in dealing with retention and turnover, but pay is still not competitive relative to other local options.
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Laid back atmosphere
Manager (Current Employee) –  London, ON12 May 2017
Small company doing big business. Has more of a "mom & pop" feel to it. Management optics are that they are "over their heads" with the company at this point. Considerations towards obtaining some "Enterprise Level", Experienced/Mature Leadership/Management into the organization would help support their growth.
Pros
Parking
Cons
Poor facility
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Fairly Good Place to work
Analyst (Current Employee) –  London, ON24 February 2017
Many events through the year to improve morale like bbqs etc. Supervisors are usually very willing to work with you when you have appointments, etc. Mon-Fri scheduling.
Pros
Employee Events
Cons
High Expectations, Low Reward.
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Management all talk, no action
Account Executive (Former Employee) –  London, ON12 January 2017
Great place to work for awhile and get some experience in the software industry. Co-workers were great. Upper management the biggest problem. All talk, no action. They use employee social activities to balance their lack of management skills. Like the song - Be there for a good time, not a long time - Very high turnover of employees.
Pros
Employee social activities
Cons
Very clickie inner management circle
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Dont treat employees better
Ex-Empl (Former Employee) –  London, ON15 August 2016
Management do not care about the team. The only ones that benefit are their group of people / lobby. GPTW nomination is an eyewash. There is certainly high rate of attrition in the team members.
No one actually cares. HR hardly wants to make a change.
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Need to treat employees better
IT Operations (Current Employee) –  London, Ontario8 September 2015
As with most companies, management like to stick their head in the sand as to be blind to problems that run rampant.

Policies and procedures are a joke as trying to enforce them only result in parties going around you and escalating until they get someone to approve their "exception".

There are some truly smart people who ant to do the right thing but weak management, poor processes, unwillingness to address fundamentals (i.e. hiring more resources instead of just making the current ones put in more hours) and other cultural problems (i.e. swearing at the front line triagers or calling someone out in front of everyone you can think of) really hamper Autodata.

Its unfortunate because there is potential here if you believe the "we are going to change" message.
Pros
Allowed to go for small walks, coworkers often want to do the right thing, ability to work from home on rare occassion (with 24 hrs notice), fair pay
Cons
On call hours are brutal, company doesn't take advisement of technical staff, sales team sells unrealistic timelines, poor culture
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precious work experience
Data Analyst (Former Employee) –  London, ON8 January 2015
Thank Autodata solutions give me my first Canadian work experience.
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All Work little play
Software Development (Former Employee) –  London On21 October 2014
This company has a reputation for eating people up and spitting them out. They go through more bodies in a year than most companies do in 10. There is always a new project coming at you with completely ridiculous timelines. A great place to come and learn but if you are established in your career you will soon realize you made a wrong turn.
Pros
free breakfast once a month
Cons
The Managment and the locatation EOA...lock the car
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Highly qualified colleagues in an environment where you were enabled to make a difference
Solutions Delivery Director (Former Employee) –  London, ON4 June 2014
Each member of the team contributed to the overall success of the company and worked together to produce high results
hardest part of the job was learning new ways to be competitive in a very competitive market and how each business unit could contribute to that
The people were the most enjoyable part of the job
Pros
Colleagues
Cons
New management
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Process and Career Advancement are words you don't find a meaning for..
Developer (Former Employee) –  London20 January 2014
Good working culture and HR team. Rules vary lot by team. Some teams are very flexible and some teams do not provide any flexibility in working hours.
Pros
Good working culture, friendly team
Cons
No process, Do not like feedback, No career advancements
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Full I.T. web based project management
Project Manager (Former Employee) –  London, ON29 December 2013
Working on delivering I.T. projects for the clients and meeting their requirements and timelines.
It is a full cycle of software development and project management.

This job requires a technical background and a lot of communication and management skills as it involves a lot of stakeholders and third parties across the country and across the borders

The hardest part is to keep projects on track with all challenges that the project may face and to meet timelines
Pros
Fast paced environment, one team feeling, employees and management are empowered
Cons
running multiple projects to be delivered within a short time may affect qualities sometimes
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Productive and Fun working place, great work culture
Solutions Analyst (Current Employee) –  London, ON11 June 2013
Autodata Solutions is a market leader in Vehicle and Incentive Data. Autodata has great resources in their teams and provide data and professional services to almost all OEM's and financial institutions.
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