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Aker Solutions Reviews

Updated 9 February 2015
Updated 9 February 2015
122 Reviews
3.5
122 Reviews
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Aker Solutions President and CEO Øyvind Eriksen
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • They work hard to live up to their core values and ensure that they have a good working environment (in 13 reviews)

  • Extremely good when it comes to work-life balance (in 8 reviews)


Cons
  • All business units are not equally developed (in 3 reviews)

  • Constant change, management team is young and therefore inexperienced (in 3 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    It was great!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Piping Engineer in Mumbai
    Former Employee - Piping Engineer in Mumbai

    I worked at Aker Solutions full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Motivating, encouraging team leads. Supportive team members. Family work environment.

    Cons

    Long working hours, low pay compared to industry

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please provide more opportunities to learn and grow for graduates

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Senior Engineer-Systems engineer

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer

    I have been working at Aker Solutions full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    -Flat organization, no hierarchy
    -Excellent exposure to multi-cultural interaction

    Cons

    -Lack of aggression in strategy
    -Lack of experienced personnel to enable process improvement
    -Remuneration can be better in order to improve attrition of good personnel

  3.  

    Very good company for start ups

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Electrical Design Engineer in Mumbai
    Former Employee - Electrical Design Engineer in Mumbai

    I worked at Aker Solutions full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Good knowledge gained. good opportunity to work

    Cons

    less salary. early stagnancy, no perquisites.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    good work done

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    lot of things to learn

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Aker Solutions

    Pros

    good for Oil & Gas Experience

    Cons

    not good for contrct employee

    Doesn't Recommend
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    Very Good Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Subsea Engineer in Pune
    Current Employee - Subsea Engineer in Pune

    I have been working at Aker Solutions full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent Training, Job Profile, Management is very friendly, work culture is awesome, No politics at all, very good office and other facilities.

    Cons

    Does not hire directly, HIres through 3rd party hence pay is less. work can be less challenging sometimes. there could be times when there is no work at all.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

  7.  

    Aker Solutions GET

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Engineer in Pune
    Former Employee - Engineer in Pune

    I worked at Aker Solutions full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Very supportive and nice work culture.

    Cons

    No cons as such to mention

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Good working environment but poor salary

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Engineer in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Engineer in Mumbai

    I have been working at Aker Solutions full-time

    Pros

    Good people, good working environment

    Cons

    Heavy work load specially for Indian Projects, Biased Management specially for few engineering departments, poor salary, less growth

  9.  

    Good start for career

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Engineer in Mumbai
    Current Employee - Engineer in Mumbai

    I have been working at Aker Solutions full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good experience for fresh engineers with challenging opportunities and growth potential, diverse business portfolio, open and direct work culture

    Cons

    All business units are not equally developed

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Great learning experience

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Aker Solutions

    Pros

    Good people, healthy working environment,

    Cons

    nothing in particular...less remuneration, less transparency

  11.  

    best place to work & grow

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Aker Solutions full-time

    Pros

    good projects & people and enviroment

    Cons

    wide range of salary for same

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    no

    Recommends

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