Schneider Electric
3.3 of 5 607 reviews
www.schneider-electric.com Rueil-Malmaison, France 5000+ Employees

Schneider Electric Reviews

Updated Apr 16, 2014
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3.3 607 reviews

                             

79% Approve of the CEO

Schneider Electric President and CEO Jean-Pascal Tricoire

Jean-Pascal Tricoire

(353 ratings)

66% of employees recommend this company to a friend
607 Employee Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Schneider Electric offer a good work life balance environmental situation"
    in 87 reviews
  • "Good benefits and career paths, when you're hired in a R&D position"
    in 20 reviews
Cons:
  • "We are told to have work life balance but cannot leave earlier than boss"
    in 19 reviews
  • "Making it hard for career growth and advancement even if you were trained for next position"
    in 14 reviews
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Good place to work for

Intern (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Schneider Electric as an intern for less than a year

ProsNice place to work for. Flexible work culture. Quite some perks.

ConsLess compensation when compared to other IT companies. But good enough for an electrical company

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good Company to start career

Automation Engineer (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Schneider Electric full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGood work life balance
Good opportunity to learn , Helps employee to improve his technical and behavioral skills
 Good employee oriented policies
A company worth to settle your career after age 40

ConsFrequency changes in Management
Annual hike in salary is for name sake So try to bag good package during joining time itself
Buttering Buttering Buttering really helps you to impress upper level people
Very tough to show our talent No one care about talent

Advice to Senior ManagementStop top level management shuffling
Implement effective steps to listen what employee seeks

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

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Best cultuter to work

SAP Consultant (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Schneider Electric full-time for more than a year

Prosbalanced life, good work

ConsReporting , promotion and appraisal is as per market trends not too much expection

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Excellent place to work, innovation driven technology leader

Project Manager (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Schneider Electric full-time for more than 3 years

ProsEmployee friendly policies, industry competitive compensation,

Consvery specific technology domain, remote office location in Bangalore

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

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Not a great place to start your career

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Schneider Electric full-time for more than a year

ProsGood work life balance and extra activities to involve if your manager and team is good

ConsNot a good company to start your career for software, managers are not that supportive. You may get bored with unnecessary works.

Advice to Senior ManagementManagers should know their team and give better work to them. Technical managers dont have technical knowledge because which team will suffer.

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

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Schneider not a good company to work for.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Schneider Electric full-time for more than a year

ProsA good automation product range.

ConsTop management lose their focus over night.
No work life balance.
Unwanted aggression & pressure.

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

Design Engineer (Current Employee)
Vadodara

I have been working at Schneider Electric full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGood Work Environment and culture.

ConsCompensation and perks are okey types.

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

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It is a good company to work with. Have lot of opportunities for people with more experience.

Technical Lead (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Schneider Electric full-time for more than a year

Pros- Work culture
- Work life balance
- Type of work

Cons- Management in India, is not up to the mark
- Office locations
- Salaries are OK not as per the company profile.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great place for a long term career

Senior Manager (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Schneider Electric full-time for more than 5 years

Prosgood benefits, employee friendly, work life balance

Consgrowth opps may not be many, pathetic HR teams,

Advice to Senior Managementwork on growth opps for employees

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

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Great Career Growth, Work Life Balance, Lot of Learning

General Manager (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Schneider Electric full-time for more than 10 years

ProsMany career growth options, excellent work life balance, lots of learning opportunities, career is highly individual driven - you can make your own path as long as you work towards it.

ConsConstant acquisitions have created a world of many cultures ranging from plain lethargic to super proactive. For someone who is not self-driven, it is easy to get lost.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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