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MicroStrategy Overview

Tysons Corner, VA
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public (MSTR)
Information Technology
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Founded in 1989, MicroStrategy (Nasdaq: MSTR) is a leading worldwide provider of enterprise software platforms. The Company's mission is to provide enterprise analytics, mobility, and security platforms that are flexible, powerful, scalable, and ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is to provide powerful technologies that empower people to run smarter organizations. We push bold ideas and aren’t afraid to take risks. Our casual and flexible work environment fosters a collective spirit of collaboration, creativity, and innovation. We ... Read more

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MicroStrategy – Why Work For Us?

We are a diverse and talented group of people.

Our culture goes well beyond education, class rankings, resumes and technical aptitude. We totally get it that to have a truly effective culture, people need to work well with each other and not just with technology. We have built a team of outstanding people across the company and currently have over 2,400 employees in 28 countries. Our people are a highly educated and diverse workforce that blends the talents of veterans with graduates from prestigious schools around the world.

We value work-life balance. It’s not just rhetoric.

We love our casual, energetic and flexible environment and promote a healthy balance of work and play. This means you have the freedom to meet family needs and personal obligations, while mastering your career. We offer an excellent Employee Assistance Program, child care referrals, reimbursable safe taxi rides and much more.


Our company

Founded in 1989, MicroStrategy (Nasdaq: MSTR) is a leading worldwide provider of enterprise software platforms.  The Company's mission is to provide enterprise analytics, mobility, and security platforms that are flexible, powerful, scalable, and user-friendly.

The MicroStrategy Analytics Platform helps organizations build customized, sophisticated, scalable applications that create efficiency and drive profit.  Every application is personalized and deployable to an unlimited number of employees, vendors and customers with speed and security.


We like perks.

  • Keep healthy.

    Our on-site fitness center at our corporate headquarters is open 24/7 with free classes before, during and after work. Take advantage of health-conscious cooking and juicing classes taught by our corporate chef.

  • Have fun.

    Shoot some pool or watch a football game on the ceiling-to-floor projection screen in the employee lounge. Enjoy company-wide events such as Food Truck Friday's, Thirsty Thursday's, happy hours, and quarterly Company Day celebrations. Watch your favorite DC sports team, concert, or show from the comfort of our Verizon Center suite. Choose from a wide selection of computer, rental car, hotel, and mobile carrier discount programs.

  • Great comp.

    We offer competitive salary and bonus packages, health, dental, vision, flexible spending account, 401k with company match, 3-5 weeks paid vacation based on tenure, paid maternity/paternity leave, casual dress, etc.


Insurance Coverage

  • Medical Insurance
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Dental/Orthodontic Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Company Paid Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Company Paid Life Insurance/Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance

Investing in Your Future

  • Traditional and Roth 401(k) plans
  • Company 401(k) match

Time Away From Work

  • Paid Vacation/Sick Leave
  • Company Paid Holidays
  • Maternity/Paternity Leave
  • Family Medical Leave
  • Jury Duty, Military and Funeral Leave

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    I have been working at MicroStrategy full-time (More than 3 years)


    if YOU are top notch, the company will be


    If YOU are not top notch, don't expect to be treated so

    Advice to Management

    Core BI reporting should not be left behind for shiny objects

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    I applied online. I interviewed at MicroStrategy.


    Applied via a LinkedIn advertisement, had a phone screen with HR and spoke on the phone with the Hiring Manager. Made me take THREE online assessment tests and then the Recruiter ghosted me!!!!! The least they could do is send canditiates a rejection letter!

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MicroStrategy Awards & Accolades

  • Best New Product of the Year - Consumer, Best in Biz Awards, 2014
  • New Product or Service of the Year - Business-to-Business Products - Gold Stevie, American Business Awards (the Stevies), 2014
  • Enterprise Service of the Year - Bronze, Best in Biz Awards International, 2014
  • SMB Product of the Year - Silver, Best in Biz Awards International, 2014
  • Best New Product or Service - Business-to-Business Products, American Business Awards (the Stevies), 2013
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