The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

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The tech departments are a fun place to work.

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Former Employee - Project Management in Riverton, UT
Former Employee - Project Management in Riverton, UT

I worked at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Raising people out of poverty, spreading hope and peace through the gospel of Jesus Christ, teaching people about who they are, where they came from, and what is the purpose of this life -- if your beliefs coincide, its a great organizational mission to get behind. Great work-life balance. Compensation in I.T. jobs is about average with the industry.

In the tech space, the Church has come a long way over the past 5 years.

Cons

Most tech opportunities center around the Church offices in Riverton, UT or in Salt Lake City. Non-profit culture can be a bit slow.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Cultivate a culture where prudent innovation is encouraged. Some areas have failed to improve because they have no incentive to improve (and possibly break) systems and processes.

Recommends
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    Wonderful Place to Work

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    Current Employee - Welfare Manager in Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Employee - Welfare Manager in Salt Lake City, UT

    I have been working at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Similar values and purpose with a real commitment to the work.

    Cons

    Bureaucratic structure that makes change and even simple tasks difficult.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Eliminate the red tape and trust people to do their jobs.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Great opportunity to work on things that can profoundly affect users

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    Current Employee - Senior User Experience Designer in Riverton, UT
    Current Employee - Senior User Experience Designer in Riverton, UT

    I have been working at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    The work is seldom meaningless. You have opportunities to help people do important work.

    Cons

    Direction is often vague and there is a lot of bureaucracy.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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