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FedSolutions Reviews

Updated Jul 9, 2014
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3.2 13 reviews

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Sonny Choudhury


54% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Fedsolution's team - like a family

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat Team. Convenient location. Great Management team.

    ConsNot really organized company. No 401K

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Unable to being a great IT manage service company...

    Engineer (Current Employee)

    ProsMetro is close by for easy commute. The office is surrounded at a great location and a few blocks away from the Verizon Center. The company is a great place to learn on the fly.

    ConsManagement needs major work. I don't know how they are still in business and how they continue to sign on new clients. Well, I do know how they are able to get clients to sign up, we offer and provide everything the client wants to hear, but in reality, we don't really support such things. Upper management are blind and continue to make empty promises still to this day. I will be leaving the company in a few weeks.

    Advice to Senior ManagementShould focus on what works for them, which is not be in IT.

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

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    We would love to go above and beyond for our clients...but we simply can't.

    Support (Current Employee) Washington, DC

    ProsOpportunity for growth and promotion;
    Opportunity to learn new technologies;
    Fast paced and exciting environment;
    Close to metro;
    In the heart of the DC area;
    Nice shared office.

    ConsDifficult to keep up with the demands of clients;
    Unable to support with the staff that we have; many are not knowledgeable in the the area of IT, even though they work here.
    Management can be open but very closed minded.
    Getting training is difficult even when they want to push us to get certifications.
    No benefits.
    Shortel provider but support of them is difficult because no one is advance in that technology.
    We have monitoring tools that are no broken.
    Need to upgrade on new technology internally before trying to assist clients first.

    Advice to Senior ManagementReally try to change the place. Your turn overrate is TOO high. Nothing against using craiglist to find workers, but why not try to use a recruiter to higher knowledgeable workers to run the company. Try to blame yourselves a bit and lose the ego.

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

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    Great Place to Work

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Washington, DC

    ProsFriendly work environment – people smile more than not around the office
    Very Organized - Management - Sales - Engineers
    Clearly defined ownership of projects and responsibilities
    Approachable Upper Management
    Good solid team that is willing to help lower level staff
    Encourage continued education and training
    Opportunities for advancement are clearly laid out (eg. More certifications = opportunity)
    Well stocked fridge

    ConsLeeway is given on many projects – more than enough slack to hang yourself
    *Big Boy / Big Girl work environment – If you do your job then you have no problems*

    Advice to Senior ManagementA larger training library - books RE: certification exams, ect.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    it's like a Family in here!

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Washington, DC

    ProsThe upper management treats employees with respect,
    Great location.
    Freedom to pursuit more I.T knowledge if desired
    Feels like we are just one big happy Family.
    Treat each other with respect, NO BS here
    Fun place to work.

    ConsNo 401K
    just like any start up company, growing pains.

    Advice to Senior Managementkeep up the great work, let's continue to grow together.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Enjoyed working there!

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Washington, DC

    Prosgood work environment. positive environment. fast paced environment where you get a great deal of technical experience. paid for my training.

    Consat times clients can be very demanding but the working environment makes up for it. there really was not any downside that bothered me that much

    Advice to Senior Managementkeep being open. I also would like for the management to keep giving more and more responsibilities to the staff. I personally enjoyed be assigned different work at times

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great Place to Work

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Washington, DC

    ProsExcellend growth potential
    Great communications
    Superior Management

    ConsSome limitations that are common to all smal comanies such as budgetary constraints.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    A complete lie...

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Washington, DC

    ProsClose to metro station
    Nice near by restaurants for lunch
    Office is next to new development
    5-10 minute walk to Verizon Center

    ConsNo 401K
    Lie to clients/employees
    Horrible communication / Lots of BS
    No leadership
    Zero experience in IT management
    No money for training staff
    Micro Management
    Lack IT Knowledge

    Advice to Senior ManagementFedsolutions are definitely in the wrong business. Spend the extra money to hire experience IT staff to run the show.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Time there stopped short...

    Sales (Former Employee) Washington, DC

    ProsMetro accessible
    Great office location.
    Walking distance to anything needed.
    Great office view on the 8th floor.
    Very small group to work with.

    ConsWanted to put my 2 cents from all the reviews I've seen on a former employer,
    I worked there for a short period of time before I moved on to better things. The issues were the following:
    Sales Director/CEO/VP love to micromanage.
    Making cold calls to clients is horrible.
    Upper management (Sales Director/CEO/VP) love to take credit of all the hard work other people do.
    They consistently yell at their own employees as if we're children.
    Very unprofessional; they put on a good face for clients, but after the door closes, they have no respect for them to make sure the clients are taken care of.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNot sure what advice can be given, I left there after a few months for good reason that there was no future there at Fedsolutions. It could be different now, but they absolutely are unprofessional at what they do and interaction with their own employees.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Not as advertised

    IT Support (Current Employee) Washington, DC

    ProsNear a metro station.
    micro management

    ConsManagement doesn't have experience in managed services or IT.
    Constant paycheck issues.
    No 401K.
    Be prepared to bring your own equipment or use whatever they get on sale or clearance.
    No break room, constantly out of coffee. No place to store your lunch when you bring it.
    Expensive parking.
    A lot of verbal promises with no delivery.
    High turnover rate for employees.
    Won't spend money for training or equipment.
    Management doesn't listen to the staff with expertise.

    Advice to Senior ManagementFocus on the government part and let the companies with IT experience do the managed services.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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