Oberthur Card Systems
3.2 of 5 31 reviews
www.oberthur.com Levallois-Perret, France 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Updated Apr 10, 2014

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Xavier Drilhon

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48% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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A great position to get you into the wireless carriers on forefront of technology

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Oberthur Card Systems full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGreat travel opportunities and innovative technology for wireless.

Consmanagement and financial difficulties so commissions are never on time and there is very little room for upward movement.

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Great enterprise to work for

Local Technical Consultant (Current Employee)
Dubai (United Arab Emirates)

I have been working at Oberthur Card Systems full-time for more than 3 years

Pros* friendly working environment
* Good salary
* Good benefits

Cons* Organisation is not really flexible and transparent
* HR is not really responsive

Advice to Senior ManagementDelegate more power to regional hub office

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

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It was ok. I wouldn't go out of my way to tell someone to go and apply for a job.

Machine Operator (Former Employee)
Exton, PA (US)

I worked at Oberthur Card Systems full-time for more than a year

ProsThe way the schedule was, you got every other weekend off, which was a good thing. You could make plans around that,

ConsThe twelve hour shifts. If you can do it or used to doing it, you'll have no problem. It get's boring at times. If you get to work in another section, you learn something new!

Advice to Senior ManagementPut more TRUST in your employees!!!!!

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Good first job

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Makati City (Philippines)

I worked at Oberthur Card Systems full-time for more than a year

ProsAverage compensation but above average benefits which include medical, dental and optical reimbursements, more than enough vacation and sick leave credits, at least 2 dependents for medical insurance, group life insurance, paid maternity leave

Good work/life balance

ConsLow salary increases

Software development process still a work in progress

Advice to Senior ManagementConsider the culture of the country you are assigned to and adjust your management strategies accordingly

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Intern (Former Employee)
Manila, Manila (Philippines)

I worked at Oberthur Card Systems part-time for less than a year

ProsGlobal Leader of Smart Card Tech

ConsSlow Check Release - Allowance Process

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

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Experience working in OT Jakarta, Indonesia

Software Engineer (Former Employee)
Jakarta (Indonesia)

I worked at Oberthur Card Systems full-time for more than 3 years

ProsFlexible working time, Good Environment for working

ConsNo clear career path, salary is very low compared to other IT companies

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Average

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São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil)

I have been working at Oberthur Card Systems full-time for more than 5 years

ProsSalaries are not bad and co-workers are typically very nice people

ConsBusiness demand has grown but company size didn't follow so far, so people sometimes overloaded. Usual lack of support from product line on product materials, information etc...

Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to enhance product quality

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Good Company

Sales Manager (Current Employee)

I have been working at Oberthur Card Systems full-time

ProsInnovative and one of the market leaders in its industry.

ConsInternal resources and support in regional areas not that strong.

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

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Great people to work with!

Machine Operator (Current Employee)
Chantilly, VA (US)

I have been working at Oberthur Card Systems full-time for more than 3 years

ProsNice people
Set schedule
Workload is not too bad

ConsLow pay for the area

Advice to Senior ManagementHire at the market average and not below

– I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good Technology, Low Recognition or Ladder for growth

Senior Technical Consultant (Current Employee)

I have been working at Oberthur Card Systems full-time for more than 5 years

Pros- Good Technology
- Great Customer Interfacing
- wonderful Business Directions

Cons- Low Motivation
- No Recognition
- No Corporate or Technical Ladder defined by management for growth.

Advice to Senior ManagementShould shape company's direction to focus more on employee satisfaction at work place like you shape good business.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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