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Customer Engineer (Current Employee) –  JOHANNESBURG6 April 2018
Management systems is a bit ok, and not all that fine.because of the different systems from different individual manager.

The most enjoyable part is that, you are able to interact with client and render support .
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Dynamic and Disruptive
Senior Project Manager (Current Employee) –  Centurion, Gauteng23 January 2018
Under the leadership of CEO Ian Russell, BCX has transformed into a dynamic, disruptive company. The ability to deliver its service offerings with agility is what sets this company apart from its competitors.
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fun workplace but challenging at times
Computer Technician (Former Employee) –  Cape Town, Western Cape15 January 2018
Started there as a young man and grew into an amazing individual .business connexion gave me amazing opportunities what a great company to work for just sorry a never grabbed all that came my way
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Very hectic
Junior Fusion Middleware Developer (Current Employee) –  Midrand, Gauteng12 January 2018
Typical day would include attending to calls,solving problems that arises on a daily basis.
I've learned how to build domains,I even learned linux.
The management on the vodacom account are good i only have nice things to say about them i can't really complain.
Work space is conducive for one to work to their best o their ability.
The hardest part of the job is when systems are down and we have to fix under pressure from the clients.
The most enjoyable part of the job is that you learn something new everyday,each comes with different challenges that one must overcome.
Pros
Friday lunches
Cons
short breaks
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Good place to work for
Intern (Former Employee) –  Pretoria, Gauteng20 November 2017
strict hours that you need to adhere to
Culture is great in terms of, when you are at the client you do not feel like you are not part of the company
HR is involved as lot with resources
Pros
Great working culture
Cons
Hardly ever get flexible hours
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Focused and versed
BI Specialist/Senior DBA (Current Employee) –  Johannesburg south africa2 October 2017
I would like a working environment that recognizes potential and has good career growth. i am a versed and focused individual who works with commitment and confidence. Punctual and reliable
Pros
lunches
Cons
working hours
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Good brand
Application Integration Head (Former Employee) –  Johannesburg, Gauteng19 September 2017
Lots of uncertainty with telkom acquisition at the time.

Big gap between group executives understanding of how and what employees experience on the ground.
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Customer Engineer (Former Employee) –  Centurion, Gauteng1 August 2017
The company has a strong structure and great growing potential but unfortunately they do not take care of their employees. The growth within the company is not based on the quality of the work delivered but on a bases of " who you know". Furthermore they do not cater for team motivation or development or team growth.
Pros
none
Cons
no equal and fair growth
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Great learning space
Junior Software Developer (Former Employee) –  Midrand, Gauteng1 August 2017
A great information technology company, with great semi casual environment and excellent and highly skilled employees.
Benefits are great and career growth is good.
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Good working environment and fun work place
Junior administration officer (Former Employee) –  Johannesburg, Gauteng10 July 2017
Was amazing working there and learned a lot. The people I worked with were fun honest and loyal people. The only thing that was needed is benefits but either then that I enjoyed working there
Pros
Flexible working hours
Cons
No benefits
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Productive and Fun Workplace
Junior System Engineer (Current Employee) –  Midrand, Gauteng29 June 2017
I learned a lot from BCX, its a wonderful place to work. The workplace is a productive area with a lot of benefits. The long hours of shifts is a con, but night shift is quite enjoyable.
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Great company terrible people in management
Senior systems engineer (Current Employee) –  johannesburg3 June 2017
They only see numbers not people, I work in a great team that creates big profits but unfortunately that is not always enough for success in keeping an employee happy,
Pros
good salary
Cons
terrible management
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Solid stable company, nice working culture, large company to work for.
Operations Analyst / Senior Operator (Former Employee) –  Midrand, Gauteng30 May 2017
Shift work, Operations Team lead and Operations Analyst.
Hands on managerial approach, nice team work culture.
Hardest part of the job is the shift work that consists of 12 hour shifts, working almost every weekend.
Most enjoyable part of the job is the people you work with, good salary.
Pros
Good people, nice culture.
Cons
Long Hours, not the best of management, work almost every weekend.
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Efficent
Helpdesk Consultant (Current Employee) –  Midrand, Gauteng20 May 2017
The day depends on current issues that the companies we provide a service to is having.

The workplace is very efficient as everyone who works there is in some way or form connected to IT.
Pros
IT experience
Cons
No Growth
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Funplace to work
Customer Engineer, SMC (Former Employee) –  Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal20 April 2017
Interacting with new people everyday was exciting as a customer engineer. Learning and experiencing something new was the best part as a start to a working life. The environment was awesome with very helpfull and supportive colleuges.
Pros
Free telephone, internet and long breaks
Cons
Contract postion
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Productive, technological inclined
Solutions Bid Manager (Current Employee) –  Centurion, Gauteng6 March 2017
Daily work - meetings etc
Learnt - Work Planning
Hard part - extended work hours
Enjoyable - The reward that comes from completing difficult tasks.
Pros
Great opportunity for learning and advancement, flexible working arrangement
Cons
Long hours, rigid
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Fun workplace
Customer Engineer (Former Employee) –  Midrand, Gauteng22 February 2017
Its a good company to work for, great learning and a good culture.
The company has big clients, you learn to communicate at all levels with clients.
Pros
Reputable
Cons
No growth
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Business in concentrating in profit and customer service.
Principal Systems Engineer Mainframe Storage (Current Employee) –  Midrand, Gauteng, South Africa21 February 2017
Regardless of how people are managed more and more work and responsibility is forced down on employees. Training is restricted to save money. Never the less of a high stress factor on clients like the Johannesburg Stock Exchange many people can do their work without constant management..
Pros
Flexy time, informal environment
Cons
24/7 Standby, Retirement age of 60, No overtime payment
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Life at BCX
Technology Manager (Current Employee) –  Gauteng25 January 2017
Since the Telkom buy-out, staff are unsure about their future. Having said that, it is still a good company to work for, with the best experienced engineers in their respective fields.
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very good company to work for
configuration administrator (Former Employee) –  Pretoria, Gauteng13 January 2017
I have learnt a lot from this company. The benefits were good. My work day started with early morning consultations with clients which gave me a lot of exposure. My co-workers were very supportive.
Pros
none
Cons
none
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