FlexTrade Systems Inc.

  www.flextrade.com
  www.flextrade.com
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More of a sweat shop

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Great Neck, NY
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Great Neck, NY

I have been working at FlexTrade Systems Inc.

Pros

Job security is good, exposure to a industry standard trading systems

Cons

Client Support developer is mostly overworked,no good work/life balance, work from home not provided for all employees and not encouraged even if provided
Favoritism from higher level management
very stressful job, pay not commensurate with work done.
No great benefits compared to industry
no career advancement programs

Advice to ManagementAdvice

improve benefits, provide more flexibility in work , hire more people

Doesn't Recommend

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    Great company as a start-up

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Associate Software Developer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Associate Software Developer in New York, NY

    I have been working at FlexTrade Systems Inc.

    Pros

    Since it is a small company you get to play a lot of roles. So you get some really good exposure. It is a great company as a start-up. The pay is also competent with other companies and the bonus is also quite good.

    Cons

    Since it is a small company, it is not that renowned. So it will not create a great impression on your resume for the company name. But the work is really good. The people tend to get very serious as soon as they step in the office premises. It would have been fun had it been a little lighter. Colleagues hardly have a chat over coffee or something. The other thing is if you are into some kind of development work, you also have to support it. So you have to be there from 8:30-5:30 even if you do not have any work. And there is no work from home.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Work on making the work culture a little fun. Everyone is very serious all the time.

  2.  

    A friendly environment with very little corporate nonsense

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at FlexTrade Systems Inc.

    Pros

    The people are the best thing about working at FlexTrade UK: they're all very friendly, people have lunch together, hang out after work etc. There's no dress code, they do free food every week and they have regular social events. Teams are very self-sufficient and they have a huge say in their own way of working. There is time available to learn and experiment to stay sharp.

    Cons

    There are lots of different projects going so it can be hard to see what's going on sometimes.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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