Telefónica
3.4 of 5 155 reviews
www.telefonica.com Madrid, Spain 500 to 999 Employees

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A good opportunity to show your competences and grow horizontally

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
São Paulo, São Paulo (Brazil)

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

Pros• There huge amount of benefits for employees;
• The visibility of your work is great because everybody knows the company and you can achieve millions with your work;
• Work have a good flow and projects are clear and well defined (at least in my team);
• Use and adapt a lot of methodologies of work (Scrum, XP, TDD) and have well defined pipelines;
• Telefónica sponsors a lot of events , conventions and courses, of course employees have an easier access to them;
• A lot of collaboration of co-works, besides the numbers of the company works in small teams so there is good communication but information travel slow;
• A lot of changes the company is always moving and re-organizing itself.

Cons• The information travels slow because the distance (specially with spain) and some projects can be delayed for months;
• It's too easy to be forget here, too many thing happening so if your don't improve and show yourself you will be stuck where you are;
• Bosses and directors changes a lot so is easy to loose focus for a while;
• Sometimes your project can just disappear and you loose all your work.

Advice to Senior Management• Get more involved with day-by-day operations to understand which can lead to better task organization and prioritization;
• Tech leaders should be more 360º professionals.

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

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Solid employer in difficult times

Talent Manager (Current Employee)
Prague (Czech Republic)

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


Pros: Telco is an exciting business currently undergoing massive changes. Telefonica is… Cons: Transformation impacts employee engagement negatively. Attempts to change a locally managed business to a global… Advice to Senior Management: Drive globalization more aggressively, remove unnecessary regional layers, don`t overfocus… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Good company to work for

Project Engineer (Former Employee)
Caracas, Capital District (Venezuela)

I worked at Telefónica full-time for more than 5 years


Pros: Excellent package and benefits, friendly and helpful co-workers, good salary Cons: Management is not consistent. Promotions are not 100% objective, it… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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