Nokia Solutions and Networks
3.2 of 5 1,017 reviews
www.nsn.com Espoo, Finland 5000+ Employees

Nokia Solutions and Networks Reviews

Updated Apr 19, 2014
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3.2 1,017 reviews

                             

66% Approve of the CEO

Nokia Solutions and Networks CEO Rajeev Suri

Rajeev Suri

(611 ratings)

60% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Pros:
  • "Best reasons to work are nice company culture and good work life balance"
    in 166 reviews
  • "good Work/Life Balance and flexible working hours"
    in 52 reviews
Cons:
  • "It is now all about making money and no longer about having a good work-life-balance"
    in 14 reviews
  • "Cost cutting and constant lay off is destroying the collaboration spirit and morale"
    in 21 reviews
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Fantastic experience!

Communications Specialist (Former Employee)
Gurgaon, Haryana

I worked at Nokia Solutions and Networks as a contractor for more than 3 years

ProsGreat working experience. Very employee-friendly policies. I worked for 2.5 years and had a baby also during my tenure. I got immense support during toughest times and hands-on training when I felt stuck.

ConsOnly if they had budgets for conversions, considering high performing contractors and convert them into permanent employees.

Advice to Senior ManagementValue people who work for you!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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research and development oriented , good learning !

Project Manager (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Nokia Solutions and Networks full-time for more than 5 years

Prosgood opportunities of learning and career building , good salary, good bonus

Consincrements are low , less global opportunities , sometimes work pressure is much

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good Work Life Balance, chance to learn lots of things..

Senior R&D Engineer (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Nokia Solutions and Networks full-time for more than 3 years

ProsExcellent work life balance
Some teams have very good work
Good company to learn and apply on your daily work

ConsVery Limited onsite opportunities
less recognition to your work
Lots of Re-Organisation happens
Earlier facilities are removed, like free food, free tea, coffee, softdrinks, snacks.. etc

Advice to Senior ManagementRetain existing employees
Do recognition and rewards to the hard workers

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Nice Environment

Information Developer (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at Nokia Solutions and Networks as a contractor for more than a year

ProsLess Work : You do not feel pressure. Very cool and nice atmosphere to work in.

ConsLess WORK : Sometimes there is no work at all.

Advice to Senior ManagementNice Job.

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Nice place

Senior Engineer (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Nokia Solutions and Networks full-time for more than 5 years

Pros1) Best reasons to work are nice company culture and good work life balance
2) Facilities in the office are good.
3) Pay is slightly above average

Cons1) Bad HR - Very sloppy
2) Middle mgmt is haphazard because of teams too much distributions
3) Politics is there, it depends on which team and manager.

Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to be more proactive

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good place to work if you are in right dept

Would Like to Keep Secret (Current Employee)
Calcutta

I have been working at Nokia Solutions and Networks full-time for more than 5 years

ProsOpen communication, Work life balance in majority dept., Some good policies, Remote work facility in case of emergency,

ConsWork process not strictly followed on some dept. as per SoW which affects very badly on employee, no major role of HR as Line Manager has overall authority to control/look after Employee, very depressing yearly increment in majority dept.,

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good Company to work and learn

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Nokia Solutions and Networks full-time for more than 3 years

Prosyou will get lots of learning opportunity here technically.

ConsKindly Increase salary of each employee as per industry std.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Worst company for off roll employees

AM ENGINEER (Current Employee)
Noida

I have been working at Nokia Solutions and Networks full-time for more than a year

ProsNothing is good for off roll employees

ConsNo career growth, no salary increment, company will kick you off after 3 years of dedicated service by employee specially AM Engineers. Its company's policy.

Advice to Senior Managementmanagement doesn't think about the off roll employees.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good company bad people

R & D Engineer (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at Nokia Solutions and Networks full-time for more than a year

Pros-company is focused on making profits
-the plan is on right track
-sold of loss making divisions ,focus is on 4G ,IP etc
-good bonus from last 2013 onwards

Cons- Horrible culture ,
-some teams are build based on people from same ethinic background - if you are not from same community you will probably remain were you are .
-"0" quality

Advice to Senior Management- Diversify work force - all you have to do is check the last name ,city born u will see how people are hired in that team.
-2 way reviews -needed

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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a place to learn

Case Handling Engineer (Former Employee)
Chennai

I worked at Nokia Solutions and Networks full-time for more than a year

Proslot can be learnt.cultural diversity.innovation.

Consnil.i dont see a negative .

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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