Electronic Data Systems

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Part Fun Part Robotic

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Former Employee - IT Specialist in Peterlee, England
Former Employee - IT Specialist in Peterlee, England

I worked at Electronic Data Systems full-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Environment and offices are good. Excellent colleague relationships

Cons

Company Structure causes issues and there is no clear direction. Poor pay rises

Positive Outlook

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    EDS

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Electronic Data Systems full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Culture, People, Clients, Prospects, Work life Balance

    Cons

    Things turned during the merger with HP

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    relight the EDS spirit

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Not a good place

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    Current Employee - Client Executive in London, England
    Current Employee - Client Executive in London, England

    I have been working at Electronic Data Systems full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    If you get very lucky, you might get to work for a leader who can motivate, mentor and inspire the staff. You can actually learn a lot from such a leader. We had a few in the past at EDS, but most have gone. With the good leader, along comes opportunities for various experiences, training and even promotion.

    Cons

    There are very few good leaders at EDS. Even in the past, when we had a few, the more senior ranks were awful.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Ross Perot envisaged a dynamic business excelling at providing I T Services and an inspirational place to work. We have become a financial juggling company that doesnt care, despite the bull, about the customers or the staff. It is all about numbers. As an I T Services company, if we offered excellence, we would grow and be profitable. As it is, we offer financial juggling, deliver as little as possible for as much as possible and pay our staff as little as we can. I guess by offshoring and keeping our prices rock bottom, we are the Wal Mart of the industry. No quality, good price.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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