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Waracle Reviews

Updated 26 November 2018
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  1. "Great company to work for with a good work life balance"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software QA Tester in Dundee, Scotland
    Current Employee - Software QA Tester in Dundee, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Waracle full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Work life balance
    Flexible working
    Good social events
    High quality of staff

    Cons

    Minimal investment in official training / qualifications

    Waracle Response

    4 Dec 2018 – Resource Manager

    Thank you for your review, great to hear all your feedback! Please do speak with your line manager or the HR team here if you are interested in further training. Here at Waracle we are investing... More


  2. "A breath of fresh air."

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

    I have been working at Waracle full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Waracle is one of the few places that simply trust their employees to do their job. There is no micromanagement, and people are always willing to pitch in and help.

    Cons

    I've often lost my train of thought after laughing at someone's comment.

    Advice to Management

    Keep on doing what you are doing. It's refreshing being able to collaborate on ideas.

  3. "Excellent Employer"

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

    I have been working at Waracle full-time

    Pros

    Listen to staff
    Flexible
    Great projects
    Work with very talented people

    Cons

    Not always clear what the long term goal is, but potentially due to fast pace of Mobile & IoT.


  4. "Great company to work for!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dundee, Scotland
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dundee, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Waracle full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    A very interesting and often fun place to work. Varied projects to work on and colleagues that make you feel welcome and respected.
    Flexible working, interesting projects keep things from getting dull and there's always a new challenge round the corner.

    Cons

    None worth mentioning to be honest...

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you're doing and keep innovating to keep it a happy work place!


  5. "Best company I've worked for."

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

    I have been working at Waracle full-time

    Pros

    - friendly working environment
    - flexible working hours
    - I've managed to work on a variety of projects
    - fresh fruit/ snacks/coffee
    - I have opportunities to learn new skills

    Cons

    - Some projects can be very fast paced.

    Advice to Management

    They do a grand job.


  6. "Dynamic and Innovative"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dundee, Scotland
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dundee, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Waracle full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Feel like I really make a difference to all areas of the business
    Variety of projects keep the job interesting
    Great staff and friendly atmosphere

    Cons

    Too many great places to eat nearby

    Advice to Management

    Keep listening to the staff and don't get too 'corporate'


  7. "Friendly and professional, doing great work"

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

    I have been working at Waracle full-time

    Pros

    Lots of good people, fun and casual.

    Interesting projects

    Strong ethos of hard work and professionalism

    Cons

    Working for large clients can be a demanding and daunting prospect.

  8. "Commercial Manager"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Commercial Manager in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Current Employee - Commercial Manager in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Waracle full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The heart of what makes Waracle a great place to work is its culture, having some of the best technical brains in Scotland enables Waracle to work on some of the coolest and most innovative projects, paired with their flexible working style and general attitude to being the best at what they do it really does make coming to work a lot of fun.

    Cons

    Not having an office down south


  9. "Excellent career progression"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations in Dundee, Scotland
    Current Employee - Operations in Dundee, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Waracle full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    career progression opportunities
    fast paced growth
    varied work with clients across interesting sectors
    flexible working hours as well as remote working

    Cons

    sometimes too fast paced but keeps it interesting
    remote offices splitting up teams but working around that well

    Advice to Management

    keep growing the company and don't leave anyone behind


  10. "Flexible and Innovative"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dundee, Scotland
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dundee, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Waracle part-time

    Pros

    Flexible approach to working life
    Innovative projects
    Feel as if I'm making a difference to the world through Digital Health projects
    Variety
    Amazing staff - great friends

    Cons

    Fast pace of change :-)

    Advice to Management

    Try to keep the agency feel