Telstra Reviews

Updated 6 Aug 2020

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3.7
69%
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58%
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Telstra Chief Executive Officer Andrew Penn (no image)
Andrew Penn
607 Ratings
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  • "Company is currently doing frequent restructures so can be unsettling(in 61 reviews)

  • "There's a lot of red tape that can slow work down(in 57 reviews)

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  1. "Versatile experience"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    working experience on versatile products working on latest tech higher responsibilities work life balance.

    Cons

    Legacy/Traditional ways of working in production lack in information broadcasting Multiple vendors challenging environment.

  2. COVID-19

    "One of the best Emerging Company In India"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Pune
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    1. Good work life balance 2. Employee friendly policy 3. Latest technologies to work on 4. Growing phase 5. Good hike 6. Good support from management 7. Good India leadership 8. minimum impact during corona pandemic

    Cons

    Haven't experienced anything till now

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  3. "It's a great experience to work with Telstra"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Developer in Hyderābād
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Time Flexibility, No work pressure, Friendly Management, and Zero Micro-Management

    Cons

    Decisions have taken by management are known at the last minute.

  4. "Great Company to work with"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Network Technical Specialist in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Most important are 1. Work Life Balanced 2. Adhere to Telstra Values 3. Care about their Employees

    Cons

    1. It would be great if the company open offices in other major cities. 2. low Salary hikes nowadays.

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  5. "I am working in Telstra as a full time employee from last 11 years. Its a good place to work."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Very Good Place to Work in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Telstra takes care of their employee very well. It always motivate their employee to perform well and grow further.

    Cons

    In India very less people is aware about Telstra brand name.

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  6. "Positive Culture & Empowered Team"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technology Manager in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Even toughest days are a joy because of Telstra values like better together and show you care I have been with Telstra India for the last 3 years and each year has been really exciting and a lot of learning . I feel like I make a change and I get to do things that excite me . Great team culture and excellent work life balance Great importance to self career growth .

    Cons

    Telstra India is still evolving and there are still places that will need concrete policies and moving from old systems to latest .

  7. "One of the best organizations"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Solution Architect in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Employee Friendly, Socially Responsible, Work Hours Flexibility, Great Infrastructure, Individual Empowerment, Good Pay, Great Leadership, etc.

    Cons

    I have found no cons

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  8. "I have been working at TELSTRA full-time for more than 4 years"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Network Engineer in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good Learning & Growing Company

    Cons

    Management needs to have long term vision and direction for the company

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  9. COVID-19

    "Excellent Employee centric company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Banga
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    I have been associated with Telstra since Nov 2014 and I love working in this company. Telstra is a very employee centric organisation. This company has always supported me during my personal difficult times in the past. Even during the current situation of Covid-19 the management has ensured to be in touch with all employees on regular basis and ensured of their wellbeing and safety. I get equal opportunities & respect .The management and people are very understanding . The company strongly supports and encourages diversity. Telstra's working culture is very professional as well as flexible . Many opportunities are available to employees so that they can meet their Careers goals. I am a happy & Satisfied Employee. To ‘YOU’ who is reading this , I strongly refer this company to you and If you haven’t still thought of joining us , you MUST as you are just one decision away from experiencing 'The world class happiness' by becoming part of our family.

    Cons

    Nothing i can think of.

  10. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Lead Program Manager in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Telstra full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Telstra has an enormous respect for individuals and patience for honest mistakes. I have never felt intimidated by its culture and have begun to appreciate the values it stands for and lives everyday. Lot of focus on Innovation to be thought through and delivered out of India which is an amazing opportunity to make a meaningful difference to the company's strategy and accelerate its growth plans. Amazing work-life balance, a learning culture, human-centered organisation.

    Cons

    At times, decision making is driven out of head office (As probably is normal in most Global MNCs)

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