Oberthur Card Systems

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Oberthur Card Systems Reviews

Updated 18 September 2014
Updated 18 September 2014
39 Reviews
3.3
39 Reviews
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Oberthur Card Systems Président-Directeur Général Didier Lamouche
Didier Lamouche
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  1.  

    Various roles, ability to progress depends on knowledge of people not product.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Oberthur Card Systems

    Pros

    Good pay, job security, flexible hours

    Cons

    Politics, power games, wrong headedness

    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Work Experience

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    Former Employee - IT Operations Officer  in  Makati City (Philippines)
    Former Employee - IT Operations Officer in Makati City (Philippines)

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

    Pros

    "There is a good team work, we have company outing which is important also for motivating employees." Personal growth is good, you are encourage to take vendor trainings.

    Cons

    Compensation is on the lower side of the salary range.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  3.  

    Satisfied with the job but not very much with my manager

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Oberthur Card Systems full-time

    Pros

    I've worked a very long time for Oberthur and I have made very good friends. The working environment is OK and the offices are not bad and in a very central location

    Cons

    Salaries are kept secret so I don't know how good they are in general, but mine has not increased very much over the years. Management is very adamant and does not allow employees to participate in the decision making process. You do as you are told and that is the end of it.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Let employees share ideas with you.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    technical skills facilitating me to be a competent and pragmatic individual

    Former Employee - Machine Operator  in  Muscat (Oman)
    Former Employee - Machine Operator in Muscat (Oman)

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

    Pros

    I have been introduced to the technical know-how of the trade. Along with a good performance in the project work done at Oberther, was able to lead the team and coordinate the works on schedule as a machine operator

    Cons

    lack of staff training to the new environment

  6.  

    Great company to work for.

    Current Employee - Project Manager  in  São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil)
    Current Employee - Project Manager in São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil)

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

    Pros

    Environment and people are very good.

    Cons

    there is no career plan implemented.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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    Patience is a virtue...

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    Current Employee - Sales Manager  in  Paris (France)
    Current Employee - Sales Manager in Paris (France)

    I have been working at Oberthur Card Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great informal atmosphere, dynamic people and interesting work.

    Cons

    Back office is run from paris and is super slow. HR is not on your side, nothing is urgent including payment of your incentive plans. Make sure you get everything you want in writing before joining.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay your people and pay your people in a timely manner. Give more regional autonomy, regions don't need to run to Paris for every decision.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Machine Operator at Oberthur Technologies.

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

    I worked at Oberthur Card Systems full-time

    Pros

    My co-workers were great and made the long hours go by quick.

    Cons

    Little to no cross-training, mandatory overtime, no career advancement, changing hours, and management that does not care about the well being of their employees.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pretend to care about your employees.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    A great position to get you into the wireless carriers on forefront of technology

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Great travel opportunities and innovative technology for wireless.

    Cons

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

    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Overwhelmed by twenty year veterans

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    Former Employee - Service Manager  in  Chantilly, VA (US)
    Former Employee - Service Manager in Chantilly, VA (US)

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

    Pros

    Policy & protocol driven company

    Cons

    Veterans act resentful of newbies.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Find out how your old timers are treating new recruits

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Great enterprise to work for

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    Current Employee - Local Technical Consultant  in  Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Local Technical Consultant in 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 ManagementAdvice

    Delegate more power to regional hub office

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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