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SunGard Reviews

Updated Jul 11, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

2.9 248 reviews

71% Approve of the CEO

SunGard President, CEO and Director Russell P. (Russ) Fradin

Russell P. (Russ) Fradin

(82 ratings)

51% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • If you are put in right project they work life balance would be excellent(in 38 reviews)

  • flexible work times, easy work environment, good salary, good work life balance(in 14 reviews)


Cons
  • Though upper management is overly dependent on micro management(in 12 reviews)

  • Very fragmented structure with multiple business units , complicated communications(in 9 reviews)

248 Employee Reviews
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    One of the very good company in Financial Domain.

    Senior Engineer - Product Development (Former Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsGood Work-Life Balance.
    Get to work on latest cutting edge technologies.
    Very good scope to learn new technologies.
    Situated in the middle of the city.

    ConsNo Onsite.
    If you end up in any legacy project, then its very difficult to move out to any other project.

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

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    Project Manager

    Project Manager (Current Employee) New York, NY

    ProsGood salary, good work life balance

    ConsNo carreer opportunities, no training, Owned by private investors since 2005 which makes a lot of uncertainty about future.

    Advice to Senior ManagementMore communication about future of the company.

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

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    Mixed Experience. Most is the positive

    Specialist - Test Automation (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    Pros1. Work life balance.
    2. Clear policies
    3. Good work content.
    4. Supportive teams.
    5. Cool benefits and facilities.

    Cons1. Limited growth.
    2. Management is not so technical and dynamic.
    3. Growth of company is not so visible.

    Advice to Senior ManagementIf someone raise the concerns, take them seriously and positive.

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

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    SMB Account Executive

    Account Executive (Current Employee) Wayne, PA

    ProsThis is a great place to really own your own territory. All of the tools and resources are provided for your success. As long as you can allocate these resources and pull in Engineers and other AE's when needed, you will be successful.

    Work/Life balance is excellent. As long as you give it 100%, you can leave by 5 PM every day.

    ConsThere are about 3,000 products.
    Very hard to use certain internal systems.
    If you are not technical, you MUST understand business drivers or you will sink fast.

    Advice to Senior ManagementSpend more one on one time with new hires.

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

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    Great company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsBenefits, great coworkers, client exposure

    ConsLittle exposure to upper management.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Challenging with a lot of learning

    Software Engineer (Former Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsOpportunities, Focus on technologies , challenges and a lot of learning and explorations , Processes help streamline activities

    ConsNo company wide culture , Too much emphasis on processes at certain times leading to lack of flexibility. Huge emphasis on heirarchy

    Advice to Senior ManagementIncrease the transparency helps build trust, motivates the employees and allows us to know the bigger picture and contribute more.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    A very Good experience to work with. Good peoples.

    Lead Associate (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsI will rate this as good.A very Good experience to work with. Good peoples.

    ConsNot yet. will review all the functions then you will move to Cons.

    Advice to Senior ManagementI will rate this as good.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good Company for those who have 15+ yrs Exp

    QA Analyst (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    Pros1. Life + work culture balance
    2. Good Salary

    ConsSenior level employees are max in this company which are in retirement position and so have not so much interest in innovation, competetion etc..

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

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    Financial Software Intern

    Financial Analyst (Current Employee) Oxford, England (UK)

    ProsFriendly and relaxed work environment. For people who have a passion for technology this is ideal.

    ConsSlightly steep learning curve. On a business park so also not particularly sociable.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good work culture, work life balance, friendly environment

    Senior Consultant (Former Employee) Bangalore (India)

    ProsWork life balance,
    Friendly and stress free work environment,
    Professional attitude of senior management,
    Good transperancy and attitude within teams,
    Open to suggestions at all levels

    ConsHR is not all that professional
    Very few onsite opportunities

    Advice to Senior ManagementNone

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

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