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CA Technologies Reviews

Updated February 20, 2017
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  1. Featured Review

    "great place"

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    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant in Islandia, NY
    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant in Islandia, NY

    I worked at CA Technologies full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I worked in the childcare center as a teacher assistant. I loved the kids and enjoyed working with most coworkers.

    Cons

    The hours can be long.

    Advice to Management

    Focus more on the children and teachers and less on getting all those fancy accreditation.


  2. "Sr. UX designer"

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    Current Employee - Senior User Experience Designer in Plano, TX
    Current Employee - Senior User Experience Designer in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CA Technologies full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Flexible work environment. Many and various Enterprise software.

    Cons

    Frequent changes of upper mangement


  3. "Nice place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at CA Technologies full-time

    Pros

    Awesome work life balance here!

    Cons

    Very Old technologies used here!


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  5. "Principle, Information Security Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Information Security Engineer in Islandia, NY
    Former Employee - Information Security Engineer in Islandia, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CA Technologies full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Opportunities to work with subject matter experts across the company. Half day Fridays during the summer.

    Cons

    Annual downsizing, poor communication, and very few if any new products.

    Advice to Management

    Constructive criticism only goes so far and without positive reinforcement it leads to low morale in the workplace. It's ok to tell your employees things they do well.


  6. "Software Test Enginner"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at CA Technologies full-time

    Pros

    very good environment to work

    Cons

    I dint find any cons ...till now all good


  7. "Keep moving forward"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CA Technologies full-time

    Pros

    Salary, plenty of opportunity to make a difference and not shy on amount of work required.

    Cons

    Not enough staff to support growth and goals of the business


  8. Helpful (1)

    "CA still finding itself"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great work-life balance, opportunities to work from home, co-workers are nice

    Cons

    Company isn't growing organically, disparity between desire to be "agile" and the reality of entrenched inefficient processes, consistent rumors of layoffs

    Advice to Management

    Sustainable growth must be organic and must start with top engineering talent; company processes are too complex and preventing a true agile culture from taking root despite what the marketing campaigns (both internal and external) promote as being true


  9. Helpful (1)

    "CA Technologies - Customer Success Manager"

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    Current Employee - Customer Success Manager in Plano, TX
    Current Employee - Customer Success Manager in Plano, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CA Technologies full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Robust benefits, Unlimited PTO, Diverse population

    Cons

    Open work-space, No work from home policy

    Advice to Management

    Create more comfortable flexible work spaces for people who like to work independently and not in an open environment. Encourage and train your non-facing employees to reach out and talk to clients to better understand their needs and struggles.


  10. "Mixed Bag"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CA Technologies full-time

    Pros

    A lot of earnest/transparent/motivated management
    Strives to improve culture for employees

    Cons

    Profits running off of older tech
    Needs innovation/reinvention


  11. Helpful (1)

    "CA Technologies"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CA Technologies full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good group of to work with.

    Cons

    Lay offs occurring twice or more a year



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