Informatica

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Innovation no where to be found...great at keeping the lights on though!

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior Director Engineering in Redwood City, CA
Current Employee - Senior Director Engineering in Redwood City, CA

I have been working at Informatica full-time (more than 8 years)

Pros

Diverse and global team
Best in class products

Cons

Politics - too many business units and not enough centralized product strategy and focus
Not enough cross product/group sharing and collaboraiton
No culture or proof points of true innovation...really just adding on options and auto generation of mappings to cash cow - PowerCenter. Anything remotely innovative has been acquired technologies (e.g. B2B, Cloud apps, etc.)

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Mega-trends are great...though need to get serious and invest more in the ones that are deemed important. Big data is a nice 'me too' effort...time will tell how serious we are and how much of a long term player we become in this space. Same goes for Cloud...

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

Informatica Response

Dec 12, 2013Sr. HR Business Partner

I've been reading through some of the feedback- and came across yours. Firstly, Thank You for your candid feedback. It is important that all perspectives are given openly and honestly, so that we as ... More

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    Good company to work for

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Informatica full-time

    Pros

    Company is growing steadily and pay is competitive.

    Cons

    classic working atmosphere, not compatible with company like Google, Facebook or uprising start-ups.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The company needs young blood and passionate people.

    Informatica Response

    Oct 15, 2013Vice President International Human Resources

    Thanks for taking the time to post your review - I'm glad that you enjoyed your time with us!

  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Outstanding company... best software company I have ever worked for.....

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Major Account Manager in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Major Account Manager in New York, NY

    I have been working at Informatica full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    -Great software - Great customer service - Always on the leading edge, groundbreaking enhancements..... They focus on customer success!

    Cons

    Cannot think of any cons at all.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what you are doing!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Informatica Response

    Sep 26, 2013Vice President International Human Resources

    Thanks for taking the time to post this review - it's great to hear so much positivity about the Company - Happy selling!!

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