MicroStrategy

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MicroStrategy Reviews

Updated Jul 9, 2014
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3.2 219 reviews

59% Approve of the CEO

MicroStrategy Chairman, President, and CEO Michael J. Saylor

Michael J. Saylor

(130 ratings)

64% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • The best thing here is the work-life balance (in 19 reviews)

  • Great products and it's great working with so many smart people (in 12 reviews)


Cons
  • international collaboration, good work-life balance, bi training (in 6 reviews)

  • Senior Management is frivolous and the employees pay the price of their wastage (in 9 reviews)

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    good company and good people to work with

    Software Quality Engineer (Current Employee) Washington, DC

    Prosrelatively relaxed and schedule working time. Smart people to work with

    ConsProduct is very complex to handle

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    One of the best experience I have ever had.

    Database Engineer (Current Employee) San Antonio, TX

    ProsPay is good and the life and work balance is good

    Conswork can be a hassle every now and then.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Enormous growth opportunities, great environment, free gym

    Lead IT Business Analyst (Current Employee) Vienna, VA

    ProsInnovative environment and great team

    ConsIn my position I would love to move away form excel, unfortunately due to the fact that we do not have enough systematization/ atomization to support our daily work projects are difficult to complete.

    Advice to Senior ManagementWould love management to invest more to support internal administration and activities. Unfortunately today this is not possible.
    Salaries need to be competitive with the market place

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Surrounded by super smart people in a company positioned to win big in data, mobile and cloud. I have enjoyed the work.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsPeople, education, customer interaction, big company acts small

    ConsEvery job / company has downsides - few here though in my 1+ year here

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up good work

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Excellent company to start career

    Program Manager (Former Employee) Tysons Corner, VA

    Pros+ Overall, the people are very smart, motivated, and friendly
    + HQ has nice amenities like gym and lounge
    + Good opportunities for personal growth

    Cons+ Training is a bit long - takes some time before being able to provide any value
    + Re-orgs are frequent

    Advice to Senior ManagementHold more corporate events to share ideas about company direction and strategy (maybe even a town-hall-esque forum?)

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great experience, and the best of the breed, with BI Solutions

    Director IT (Former Employee) Tysons Corner, VA

    ProsInnovative, flexible, great culture, great gym.

    ConsLong hours with 24/7 coverage and round the world support with different time zones.

    Advice to Senior ManagementRealistic expectations of staff with new entities and social media.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great Company - Full of Integrity

    Professional Services Manager (Current Employee) Nashville, TN

    ProsPeople are top notch in Professional Services! Very bright associates to work. Nice investment of training for all employees. Salary is good and competitive.

    ConsThe approval process could be slightly quicker. The recruitment process was very long but that is also a good trait because they only pick higher quality individuals.

    Advice to Senior ManagementLove this company!!! Keep up the GOOD work!!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    It is a good working environment, good benefits, and good colleagues with interesting work to do.

    Technical Writer (Current Employee) Tysons Corner, VA

    ProsFriendly, value contributions, nice amenities, good salary.

    ConsThe traffic around the office building, located at I-495 x VA-7, is pretty terrible.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Very good, very friendly

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsVery good, very friendly staff here

    ConsThere is no any downsides here

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    Great Company to work for

    Senior Consultant (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat environment, open door policy, everyone is willing to help. Very clear and fast career path

    ConsCompensation could be a little better. I'd also like to see more initiatives to give back and support charities

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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