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Helpful (1)

Stable environment

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lisbon (Portugal)
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lisbon (Portugal)

I worked at Portugal Telecom

Doesn't Recommend
Approves of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Approves of CEO

Pros

Job Security and leading market positions, diversity of protfolio, international presence
Reduced pressure from clients
Recognizable brand
Good work environment with informal relation

Cons

Lack of opportunities for growth due to a mature market, Company politics and alliances and
Career systems based on personnal attributes which makes it harder for an unknown to go through the ranks. lack of integration with international business and lack of visibility of oportunites outside

Advice to Management

10 years without visible investment on human resources is a long time for a company who wants to succeed. When facing such a strong menace like the ones we are living corporations need an environment that promotes change and risk taking, not authoritarian management and cost focus

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  1. Helpful (2)

    Just fine - (regarding an engineering position, other areas such as HR are much more relaxed).

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Trainee - IT & Telecom Engineer
    Former Employee - Trainee - IT & Telecom Engineer

    I worked at Portugal Telecom

    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    The prestige of working on one of the largest companies in Portugal.
    Good for your resume. Salaries are not all that bad.

    Cons

    If you are a worker outside Lisbon, you get treated like a second-rate employee (even if you're in Aveiro).
    Should pay their engineers better.

    Advice to Management

    Read the "Cons" and improve on those.
    PT-Inovação should have a more start-up feel to it, too much micro management.
    A little more credit could be given to the "subcontratados" category.

  2. Helpful (1)

    low salaries

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Lisbon (Portugal)
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Lisbon (Portugal)

    I have been working at Portugal Telecom

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    good company to learn new things.

    Cons

    you cant get a good career evolution

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