Ariba
2.7 of 5 202 reviews
www.ariba.com Sunnyvale, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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An OK place to work

Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Sunnyvale, CA

I have been working at Ariba

ProsLot of smart folks, Stock is going very good. Stable job

ConsThere is no work life balance and not much career growth. Just keep working 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Very poor leadership.

Advice to Senior ManagementRespect your employees and don't treat them as robots who can work 24/7. Employees play a big role in Ariba's success so don't hesitate in acknowledging that

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It's who you know, not what you do

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Sunnyvale, CA

I have been working at Ariba


Pros: Leader in the space. Has made a transition from on-premise to on-demand technology - one of… Cons: Politics will get you up the ladder, not productivity. The leadership team is thin on the products and technology experience outside of Ariba. Organizational structure… Advice to Senior Management: How about a normal organizational structure? How about resolving the multiple overlapping groups? Oh, and… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Good to be the leader

Sales (Current Employee)
Pittsburgh, PA

I have been working at Ariba


Pros: - Extremely smart, dedicated and fun people - Regional leadership is strong - Market leadership makes it easier to get to decision makers - Good benefits -- health… Cons: - Bureaucracy -- decisions are made by large committees - Deal approval process is arduous, adding weeks to sales cycle - Key management members manage by fear… Advice to Senior Management: - Understand that culture is built by action not words. - Remember that most people respond to intimidation by… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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