Advent Software
3.4 of 5 113 reviews
www.advent.com San Francisco, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Local company with good values

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
San Francisco, CA

I have been working at Advent Software full-time for more than 5 years

ProsHire and retain really smart people. Friendly, collegial atmosphere. Ambitious projects that make them the leader in a niche market globally. Focused on keeping things balanced rather than burning people out.

ConsSometimes projects seem overly ambitious given time and resources.

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep listening to your people. They know a lot.

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

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It understands the need for work life balance

Professional Services Consultant (Current Employee)

I have been working at Advent Software full-time for more than a year


Pros: benefits, relaxed environment, people, good for those who have a family and are looking for… Cons: clients are pretentious, demanding, and unfriendly. Lack of raises or… Advice to Senior Management: improve your middle managers, stop grandfathering employees into management roles… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Good work life balance but hard to grow your career

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Advent Software full-time


Pros: Great work life balance. Great people to work with. Flexible work environment. Dog… Cons: Career growth is minimal within the company. Less competitive salaries than other software firms. Corporate ladder seems… Advice to Senior Management: How is it that some executive managers get promoted during a year where there were layoffs? Layoffs were made… More

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