SERENA Software

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Start Over

Mgmt (Former Employee)

ProsNot many left- a job

ConsMid-upper mgmt needs change. Constant CYA and reactive mode. Need new blood and ideas.

Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to clean house. Unfortunately most good resources have left or are leaving for sound advi ce. Seek outside!

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    4 people found this helpful  

    Dead-end place

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at SERENA Software full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros: There are no really pros left. They've outsourced almost all of QA and most of R&D to Ukraine. The middle management is decent… Cons: No direction. The company is mailing it in while waiting to be spun off by Silver Lake. Its amazing how good of a company Serena… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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    Going down !!

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at SERENA Software full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros: Loyal employees, flexible work schedule. Cons: Unsustainable trajectory for a successful business. Company clearly does not value employees over 400% turnover in last 5-10 years No salary increases or COL increases… Advice to Senior Management: Shame on you for contributing to the downfall of what was once a decent family friendly place to work.… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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