Freddie Mac
3.1 of 5 331 reviews
www.freddiemac.com Mc Lean, VA 5000+ Employees

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Good Opportunities and Challenges but poor senior management

Project Manager (Current Employee)
McLean, VA

ProsGreat place to learn, lots of challenges, fair compensation

ConsSenior management is shaky and often lacking direction.

Advice to Senior ManagementProvide more transparency and clear direction to employees.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Decent Company

    Accounting Professional (Current Employee)
    McLean, VA

    I have been working at Freddie Mac full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: Mostly the benefits and the internal mobility. Managers generally give strong preference to current employees for open positions, so there is a lot of… Cons: Job growth is near impossible without switching positions, the culture is some of the most passive aggressive I've ever experienced or even heard of. … Advice to Senior Management: There's unfortunately not much management can do at this point. They've tried a lot to turn our culture around, and honestly without a "refresh"… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Workload increase, decreased individual autonomy over the years

    IT Associate (Former Employee)
    McLean, VA

    I worked at Freddie Mac full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: Good salary, benefits, company cafeteria Depends very much which area/team one… Cons: Many newcomers to the company in recent years, eager to establish themselves at all costs. People looking out for themselves more than for the organization/others. Yearly… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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