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27 days ago

Product Marketing Manager

Itron United Kingdom

• Produce marketing and business plans to establish new solutions or enhance existing solutions in the UK market. • Develop marketing collateral… TotalJobs.co.uk


30+ days ago

Sr Systems Development Engineer

Itron Felixstowe, England

Itron is a global technology company. We build solutions that help utilities measure, manage and analyze energy and water. Our broad product… Adzuna


25 days ago

Product Marketing Manager, Smart Services

Itron Felixstowe, England

Produce marketing plans to support the development of new services and existing services in the UK market Plan and manage marketing programs to… Adzuna


25 days ago

Application Support Engineer

Itron Felixstowe, England

Our facility at Felixstowe Join one of the worlds leading smart grid technology and service companies to support responsible and efficient management… Adzuna


14 hrs ago

Customer Support Engineer – new

Itron Felixstowe, England

- Providing customers with product and solution training - Providing front-line support to customers via email and phone - Characterising reported… Adzuna


30+ days ago

Senior Hardware Engineer

Itron Felixstowe, England

Designs, modifies and manages activities for a specific product or group of products from product definition and planning through production and… Adzuna


30+ days ago

Graduate Firmware Engineer

Itron Felixstowe, England

- Produce designs including data flow diagrams, state transition diagrams, use case analysis, pseudo-code, UML/OO and flow charts as appropriate… Adzuna


14 hrs ago

Technical Solutions Architect – new

Itron Felixstowe, England

- Work with Itrons local, and global, marketing, development, manufacturing, services and sales teams to develop new technical solutions or enhance… Adzuna


30+ days ago

Managed Services Special Process Coordinator

Itron Felixstowe, England

Own and therefore be responsible for the suitability and continuous improvement of special processes used within Managed Services. Be responsible for… Adzuna


22 days ago

Sales Manager I

Itron Prague

- Regular contacts with clients - wholesalers, installation companies, service companies. Organizing sales presentations, training and support of the… Itron


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    Some Issues, Overall Good Place To Work

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Raleigh, NC (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Raleigh, NC (US)

    I have been working at Itron full-time

    Pros

    In the Raleigh office, it feels like most employees are concerned about their fellow workers and want to do things that help each other as well as the company be successful. Recently, I have seen an increase in employee group engagement between different departments in things like wellness/fitness activities, internal collaboration, and local civic engagement opportunities. Work hours for most departments are flexible and most managers in the company seem to be OK with flexible scheduling and allowing employees time to take care of personal issues. Most employees are focused on doing the best work they can within the constraints placed upon them by management. Benefits are reasonable. Work-life balance is usually good but sometimes other offices in the company are not respectful of time across different time zones when scheduling meetings and expecting work after normal hours. Overall, there is more good stuff going on than there is bad stuff. I don't think Itron is the best employer in town, but they are far from the worst.

    Cons

    On the technical side, the deadlines for product development and code release often seem arbitrary. They are driven by company executive mgmt and local office senior management with not enough regard for quality. This has bitten the company in the past and lessons have not been learned by all involved. I'll add that this is getting better in some cases, but there is still work to be done in others. Access to external training opportunities which would bolster career progression are limited. Customer contracts are often enacted based on vague and poorly worded goals only to later result in Itron being forced to agree to unreasonable customer demands or face 'penalties' during product deployments.

    I seem to work for the only Itron office in the US that is not set up well for health and fitness in that there are no shower facilities available. That's a small gripe, but an important one in these days of employer focus on wellness. Benefits costs continue to rise yearly at a rate that has the employee share going up much faster than the increase in company share. Stock incentives have basically disappeared for all but a very select few employees.

    Morale is not as good as it could be lately due to the overall condition of the industry. Coming off the highs of the govt stimulus spending a few years ago, the pace of sales seems slow today, but that is probably no different than any other company doing the same type of systems work as Itron. I see other reviewers commenting about racial slurs and other negative issues, but I have not experienced that type of thing in Raleigh. Maybe it's just a west coast problem.

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    I believe that management wants to do the right thing at Itron but it feels like decisions are made based on unrealistic market and customer pressures instead of consideration of reality. I hope to see a return to the quality-first focus that has been present in prior years. Recent changes in vacation policy were bad. I don't really care that Itron is now 'on par with other similar company policies' regarding vacation. I want to work for a company that strives to EXCEED the policies of other similar companies!

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