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good

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Tester in Dublin, CA
Former Employee - Tester in Dublin, CA
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

good company that i worked for over 10 years, friend colleagues and easy job to do, but low salary !

Cons

Poor growth and no stocks bonus was rarely given and even when given was very low the stock price is low

Advice to Management

good company that i worked for over 10 years, friend colleagues and easy job to do, but low salary !

Other Employee Reviews for Sybase

  1. Need to get competitive with salaries to attract good people

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, CA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Company culture is good, many people stay a long time Encouraging growth in new fields of mCommerce and Enterprise Mobility

    Cons

    - Salaries are below market level in California. HR keeps saying they are competitive, but interviewing outsiders clearly tells another story. Can only attract new graduates with hardly any experience, who get trained for a couple of years and then leave for a better paying job. Waste of time on managers who try to build stable teams with experienced employees. - For employees with families, the benefits are bigger. Daycare, seasonal events geared towards employees with children, etc. - No telecommuting policy caused many to leave the company - Promotions are hard to get -Vacation accrual stops at 3 weeks/year, with forced shutdown over Christmas in the US, that is reduced to 2 weeks and a day. Too little

    Advice to Management

    Chen resurrected the company and he needs to be recognized for this, but his tight grip on any type of expense approval, including all hires slows down the company. Everything is centralized in the hands of a handful of people. For the company to really be innovative, power must be shared.


  2. Excellent

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Dublin, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Dublin, CA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good engineering systems Technical competency Lots of good team work Good work life balance and flexibility to work Job security

    Cons

    Poor growth and no stocks bonus was rarely given and even when given was very low the stock price is low

    Advice to Management

    Focus on company growth Need to get more market share for the company Need more outside folks to take over the management


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