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Most teams do not have micro management which is good, as long as the delivery of your work is good and on time you can pretty much do what you want.

You need to create your own opportunities here as they will not come to you.
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My 10 years of working at Computacenter was great and rewarding, there were always goals to work towards. Everyone was very social and always there to help when needed.
Pros
Growth
Cons
Sometimes long hours
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it was Fun and friendly work environment trough out the day i have learnt a lot and also management was supportive and friendly i was enjoying the work
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I was fortunate enough to be put onto an amazing Service Desk and the team i was with were all hardworking and intelligent and I learnt as much as i could while is was there.

I do not have a overall opinion about the company other then its like the rest of all companies and is not better or worst compared to other companies.


Hardest part of the job was not having the access to perform more troubleshooting to increase skills and knowledge.


Most enjoyable and important part are the Users i get to assist on a daily basis and that is it. I wish i could tell you more but i could help a user as long as it takes to resolve any issue they have.
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Feels like a family when you get to the office in the mornings.

Computacenter’s mission is to maximise user productivity and the business value of IT for Enterprise and Corporate organisations.
Pros
Free Fruit
Cons
None
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Computacenter do not go for skills or experience. They only go for personal preference. If they do not like you then you won't get promoted.

Processes like requiring ITIL for certain jobs only apply to the people that they don't personally like. Others get Team Lead, Tech Lead and Senior positions without ITIL. You can work very hard and they will look the other way. The only time they acknowledge you is if someone mentioned something or if you did something bad. There is no encouragement.


They expect you to do a lot of things at once and then complain if it is not done. They want quality and guantity. Targets are not logical.


Parking is a nightmare. You must go park at public places and won't care if you get robbed when walking to go get your car. They are so proud of the new building in Cape Town and yet the parking was not the big focus. Parking will still be an issue and a nightmare.
Pros
Free coffee, tea and breakfast
Cons
Bad management, No encouragement
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The workload was depended on the issues experienced by users on a daily basis, the number of users affected, the business impact of the issue would determine the priority.
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Strong work ethos. You will be challenged and encouraged to work on your experience and qualifications at Computacenter. There is significant investment in training, however don't expect a competitive salary, especially when moving up the ranks internally.
Management is highly focused on performance and efficiency. High performers are recocgnised on a continual basis.

There is a high standard expected and service is delivered with a strong customer focus.

Parking is abysmal - 30% capacity which causes a race to park in the mornings.
Pros
company contributions, cereal and occasional burgers
Cons
high work load
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Great Learning and development programs, A strong supportive culture, open door policy,professionalism in work,Instead of growing employees' skills to match the companies needs, this company looks for ways to grow the company based on employees’ passions. People inherently want to be challenged so they can continually grow and learn new skills.
Pros
Flexible Hours
Cons
Medical Benefits
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Computacenter is a growing company with mature and experienced leaders. Employees is well trained and informed on process and training .mosst enjoyable is the wfh perk
Pros
flexi hours
Cons
promotion
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We have a fun work environment.
The company supports and encourages of skills development.

They are very customer oriented.

The toughest part is working shifts though
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This was one of the best places I have had the privilege of working for and regret leaving it. Your day feels more like a day with friends than just work colleagues.
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i have learnt on how to work being under pressure, culture of the company and how to manage your time. working for the company helped me to grow on building my self esteem and the experience i gained worked very well for me
Pros
free treats
Cons
working on shifts
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Environment de travail agréable et bon management. Avantage de mutuelle
Pros
Tickets restaurant
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insgesamt ein sehr positiver Eindruck, diese Frage ist mir zu persönlich, davon möchte ich Abstand nehmen.
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Salaries are not very high but environment is relaxed especially if you compare to other tech support.

Anyway this review is quite pointless since the job was in spain :)
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The best reward for skills and work I have encountered. If you bring your part CC will look after you. Culture is good, people are great.
Pros
coffee, tea, hot chocolate and such are on the house.
Cons
huge growth means excessive red tape introduced
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