Moody's Reviews

Updated April 24, 2015
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  1. Nice people, challenging yet somewhat boring work...

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Intern - Summer Intern in New York, NY
    Current Intern - Summer Intern in New York, NY

    I have been working at Moody's as an intern (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good pay (at least for an intern), a lot of diversity in the workplace, your opinion is valued no matter what your position. Reputable company on a resume.

    Cons

    I've heard it's hard to move up in the organization, work can be mundane because of the subject matter

    Advice to Management

    Give the interns more long term projects or presentations rather than short, quick assignments

  2. Helpful (1)

    Good learning experience; great brand and well respected in the market.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Moody's full-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good benefits once you become eligible.

    Cons

    Collegial atmosphere. Segmented, Staff tended to be a bit 'unfriendly'.

    Advice to Management

    It would be helpful to be more inclusive. Staff should be encouraged to 'mingle' more often.

  3. Easy working environment but hard to promote

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Accountant in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Accountant in New York, NY

    I have been working at Moody's full-time (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good work life balance and great hours

    Cons

    So hard to promote and pay is below the market.

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  5. Great environment but boring work

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

    I have been working at Moody's full-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great team of individuals. Individuals are willing to help you

    Cons

    Low pay. Environment is too professional

  6. Helpful (2)

    Like Russian literature, Moody's work environment is very cerebral but very dark…

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Moody's full-time (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great place to learn credit analysis at a depth few will every experience in their career.

    Cons

    Great place to learn credit analysis at a depth few will every experience in their career. (see title)

    Advice to Management

    Keep of the work

  7. was good

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Moody's

    Pros

    good pay with great hike and benefits.

    Cons

    bad management with lot of delays

  8. Not for career-driven people

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - AVP-Project Manager in New York, NY
    Current Employee - AVP-Project Manager in New York, NY

    I have been working at Moody's full-time (More than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Laid-back atmosphere, lots of diversity

    Cons

    Technology is behind the times

  9. Helpful (1)

    Good place to work if you don't expect promotions and recongnitions

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in New York, NY

    I have been working at Moody's full-time (More than 5 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great People to work.
    People who joined with good title and pay would like company more.

    Cons

    Senior management does not think highly about developers.
    Frequent reorgs.
    Promotion process and forced rankings.

  10. Your views really do matter

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Vice President in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Vice President in New York, NY

    I worked at Moody's full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Collegial environment with very manageable work-life balance, smart dedicated colleagues, quiet atmosphere masks the large amount of work being done, highly diverse workforce. If you are interested in credit - and you should be

    Cons

    There is always so much work to do, and pacing yourself is up to you.

    Advice to Management

    There are no glaring high level issues to fix.

  11. Helpful (3)

    It was a god awful experience.

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Analyst in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Analyst in New York, NY

    I have been working at Moody's full-time

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    The benefits are pretty good. Work-Life balance is a positive. Employees sneak out early on Thursdays and Fridays to take long weekends.

    Cons

    The job was rather dull as are the people, but they made it seem so much more interesting in the description and also during the interview.

    The work culture is something of a facade. In the beginning, everyone seemed pleasant enough. After a couple months, I overheard some tragic stories of back-stabbing in order to make so-and-so look bad, etc.

    Advice to Management

    Make sure your potential candidates are humane individuals. With morals of some sort. Any sort.

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