Employee Review

  1. 4.0
    Current Employee

    great place to work, learn and grow

    Oct 5, 2020 - Systems Software Developer in Christchurch, Canterbury
    Recommend
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    Pros

    great culture, good work life balance, heaps of opportunity to advance if you're willing to do the work.

    Cons

    salaries a below market rate.

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  1. 1.0
    Current Employee

    Look Elsewhere

    Jul 3, 2020 - Senior Lecturer 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    New Zealand has eliminated COVID-19

    Cons

    This university is not for international academics. Maybe if you already live in Christchurch or somewhere else in New Zealand and would like to give teaching a try, it might be worth looking here. Otherwise, it's a complete dead-end. The New Zealand government abolished academic tenure in this country several decades ago, and the universities here freely lay-off even well known professors whenever they decide they want to cut their budgets. I don't have any idea why anybody from another country would even consider working here. Most people who work here are utterly mediocre and more concerned with climbing mountains or fishing or walking in the woods than their careers.

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  2. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Customer

    May 12, 2018 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Great teamwork cool management fun

    Cons

    Microsoft system small pay low rates

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