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Gemalto Reviews

Updated 13 February 2019
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Philippe Vallée
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Pros
  • "work-life balance timing, cafeteria managers" (in 81 reviews)

  • "Great working environment that respect the staff from different nationality" (in 42 reviews)

Cons
  • "low salary, location that force to use car commuting" (in 16 reviews)

  • "No cons, A perfect company to work for where you get appreciated" (in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Software Engineer"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Gemalto full-time

    Pros

    You get to meet and work with people of different nationalities; Youthful vibe; You can learn and appreciate both existing and new technologies; Structured processes (in a few teams; in some, lots of room for improvement)

    Cons

    Work can either be too boring or too taxing

    Advice to Management

    Caring and valuing employees can be improved through better employment package


  2. "Software Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Sydney
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    friendly office, flexible working time

    Cons

    not many opportunities to grow

  3. "Not at the cutting edge"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Gemalto full-time

    Pros

    Relatively relaxed working environment
    Good location: within an engeneering/reasearch/science hub

    Cons

    Low salary
    Antiquated technology
    Cliche management thinking


  4. "Technical Leader"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Have a lot of opportunities to transfer to France

    Cons

    Salary is not high, and very old technology stack


  5. Helpful (1)

    "Business Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good company to work for.
    Good team spirit and opportunities to growth.

    Cons

    Package are not competitive
    Low budget for project, business travel..
    Company is on process to move from a hardware to a software with tough environment and pressure from shareholders.

    Advice to Management

    Review the package and measure the low cost managing style.


  6. "Great Company but you have to work hard"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Gemalto full-time

    Pros

    Good mentors, HR helps in taking learning initiatives and helps you grow.

    Cons

    Some top managers are biased and not technically sound.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work and be transparent.


  7. "Engineering Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Gemalto full-time

    Pros

    Stable Jobs, Multiple International work location options, Work in latest Digital Security technologies, Clear segregation of Management from Technical Ladders, Good pay-scales.

    Cons

    Nothing major comes to mind.

  8. "Good company to work at"

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    Current Employee - Software Developer in Prague (Czech Republic)
    Current Employee - Software Developer in Prague (Czech Republic)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Gemalto full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Things work on gentlemen's agreement basis; friendly and open-minded management, flexible working hours, home office policy, realistic work-life balance, supportive HR

    Cons

    benefits could include: pet friendly office, child care facility nearby, more team buildings.

    Advice to Management

    try to expand the benefits package


  9. "software developer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Gemalto full-time

    Pros

    no stress, good training opertunities

    Cons

    bad performance reviews, bad raises


  10. "everyone want to do something for company"

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    Former Employee - Operations
    Former Employee - Operations
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Gemalto full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    everyone want to do the best for the company, and want to have a better product

    Cons

    no sure the future of tele industry, willing last long