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Oracle Reviews

Updated Dec 13, 2019

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3.5
63%
Recommend to a Friend
86%
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Oracle CEO Safra A. Catz
Safra A. Catz
98 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "no hikes in sAlary even if you keep on trying hard(in 706 reviews)

  • "No guaranties for salary increase each year(in 500 reviews)

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  1. "Sr consultant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Oracle full-time

    Pros

    Everything about the company is good

    Cons

    Nothing about the company is bad

    Oracle2019-07-15
  2. "Nil"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Oracle full-time

    Pros

    Good pay used in the company

    Cons

    Old technology used in the company

    Oracle2019-10-16
  3. "Sales representative"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Oracle full-time

    Pros

    Good money Good exposure to enterprise accounts

    Cons

    Company extremely revenue focused Too much middle management Every employee/manager under so much pressure to get results has created a blame focused culture

    Oracle2019-03-20
  4. "great company"

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    Current Employee - Account Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Oracle full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    autonomy, opportunity, well resourced, high calibre staff: iron sharpens iron. good payer, ethical treatment of staff.

    Cons

    global giant software org, matrix management, very siloed, non-agile, red tape galore

    Advice to Management

    pay more attention to grass roots feedback from lower echelons of management. promote collaboration and transparency between teams and lobs rather than imposing strategy from above.

    Oracle2019-01-24
  5. "Poor place for career devlopment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Oracle full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Access to lots of learning material

    Cons

    No career path, No work life balance, No skill enhancement, No salary improvement

    Oracle2018-12-06
  6. "Bad company"

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    I worked at Oracle

    Pros

    international environment with facilities and repetition

    Cons

    pressure - unqualified managers with bad attitude

    Oracle2018-11-14
  7. "Large complex organisation with Great solutions."

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    Current Employee - Enterprise Account Executive in Wellington, Wellington
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    People, Compensation, Solutions and products, Brand

    Cons

    Process Lack of customer focus to get stuff done Stuck between legacy products and services versus the cloud and where customers want to be heading

    Advice to Management

    Make it easier to get stuff done - this will make it a much better experience for customers and staff

    Oracle2018-08-02
  8. "Rewarding"

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    Former Employee - Coordinator in Auckland, Auckland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Oracle full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    A high level of competency is required to work at Oracle so you’re being constantly challenged and given feedback on your performance. This helps you grow professionally in a fast paced environment.

    Cons

    Achieving work-life balance can be challenging but not impossible, the environment can make it easy to carry on working without a break to achieve deadlines

    Advice to Management

    Focus more on staff’s wellbeing by expanding local internal health projects even by a little bit.

    Oracle2018-05-15
  9. "Job @ Oracle"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Oracle full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good team & rewards Empowerment of the employees

    Cons

    Driven by sales targets

    Oracle2018-02-21
  10. "Huge IT company but a bit old mentality"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Oracle full-time

    Pros

    Big ressources If you push for it, you can be transferred into a different country Reasonable pressure

    Cons

    Very slow company process Old mentality Leverage on old success

    Advice to Management

    Listen more to employees’ expectations and ambitions

    Oracle2018-02-10
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