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3.8
Average Rating
(based on 6 Avocent Review Ratings)
Company Culture 3.9
Growth Opportunities 3.1
People You Work With 4.8
Person You Work For 3.7
Rewards You Receive 3.2
Support You Get 4.4
Way You Work 3.9
Work Setting 4.1

11 Avocent Company Reviews and Ratings


SAP Basis Administrator
Posted 2 years ago in Huntsville, AL

What do you like about working at Avocent?

"Avocent provided the freedom to expand and correct changes as needed. They did not question the experts."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Emerson is a large corporation but is locally run by the same folks. Do your homework and say the right things."

What don't you like about working at Avocent?

"Emerson purchased Avocent and the culture changed. We went from enabled informers to simple monitors of processes."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Listen to the employees and learn from mistakes. Fewer mangers."

Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Growth Opportunities 2 / 5 Company Culture 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Person You Work For 1 / 5
Senior Software Engineer
Posted 2 years ago
Way You Work 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2.1 / 5 Company Culture 3 / 5
Work Setting 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5

Company-Industry Rating Comparison

3.8
Avocent (11)

4.5 Highest Rated in this Industry is LAMBDA Electronics (13)
2.5 Lowest Rated in this Industry is Methode Electronics (8)
3.8 Average of All Companies in this Industry (12,641)
Sales Engineer
Posted 2 years ago in Raleigh, NC
Growth Opportunities 3.9 / 5 Person You Work For 4.5 / 5 Company Culture 3.4 / 5
People You Work With 4.7 / 5 Support You Get 4.2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.3 / 5
Way You Work 4.8 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
National Sales Manager
Posted 3 years ago in Huntsville, AL
Growth Opportunities 4.8 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4.9 / 5 People You Work With 4.8 / 5
Person You Work For 4.8 / 5 Work Setting 4.7 / 5 Way You Work 4.9 / 5
Support You Get 4.8 / 5 Company Culture 4.9 / 5

Average Avocent Ratings in the Past 2 Years

Year Salary
2011 $4
2012 $3
Technical Trainer
Posted 3 years ago in Huntsville, AL
Company Culture 3.5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1.3 / 5 Person You Work For 4 / 5
Growth Opportunities 1.2 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5 Support You Get 4.8 / 5
People You Work With 4.8 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
VP of Engineering
Posted 3 years ago
Company Culture 4.4 / 5 Support You Get 4.2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4.5 / 5
Growth Opportunities 3.9 / 5 Way You Work 4.7 / 5 People You Work With 4.9 / 5
Person You Work For 4 / 5 Work Setting 4.2 / 5
Systems Administrator
Posted this month

What do you like about working at Avocent?

"It was fun to work with coworkers."

What don't you like about working at Avocent?

"Nothing"

Contractor
Posted 5 years ago in Redmond, WA

"When previous CEO was heading the company, company wanted to creat new product. However new CEO is nothing like that."

What do you like about working at Avocent?

"People were good to work with and had great benefit."

What don't you like about working at Avocent?

"Personal growth was limited and with new/current CEO company seems to be in sell mode."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Get back into creating good/new products which would get people's attention."

Senior Firmware Engineer
Posted 5 years ago in Redmond, WA

"Avocent is a very good place to work."

What do you like about working at Avocent?

"Management was very good, great work life balance and people were pretty nice to work with."

What don't you like about working at Avocent?

"The fact that I was laid off, apparently, they were running out of funds due to the poor economy."

VP of Corporate Sales
Posted 5 years ago

"Limited product/solution scope, but a solid provider of commodity IT solutions."

What do you like about working at Avocent?

"Smaller company, focus"

What don't you like about working at Avocent?

"limited resources, limited value propositions"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Invest in the future... Now."

Systems Test Manager
Posted 5 years ago in Sunrise, FL

"It was a good place to work, co-workers were good, and work was interesting"

What do you like about working at Avocent?

"Co- workers, projects, and benefits."

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