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Check Point Software Technologies Employee Reviews about "low salary"

Updated Jan 23, 2020

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3.4
57%
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Check Point Software Technologies Chairman and CEO Gil Shwed
Gil Shwed
397 Ratings
Pros
  • "The perks like free lunch and fresh-squeezed orange juice were also nice(in 53 reviews)

  • "Good People, Good Technology, Good Vision(in 48 reviews)

Cons
  • "low salary, no potential to grow(in 59 reviews)

  • "Executive Management is based in Israel(in 37 reviews)

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  1. "Senior planner RMA department"

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    Senior RMA Planner and Account Manager in San Carlos, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Check Point Software Technologies for more than 3 years

    Pros

    very stable and high family value

    Cons

    low salary and hard to get new positions

    Check Point Software Technologies2015-09-15
  2. Helpful (5)

    "Billion dollar company that operates like a start-up"

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    Former Employee - Marketing 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Check Point Software Technologies full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Opportunity to wear lots of hats - Great people in the San Carlos office - Good benefits

    Cons

    - CEO meddles in everything - Very little marketing budget & every penny is scrutinized - No work life balance & little appreciation for hard work - Low salaries for the Bay Area

    Advice to Management

    CEO needs to learn that you hire people for their expertise. Trust your people.

    Check Point Software Technologies2018-03-02
  3. "Bad salary, not professional, bad personal relations"

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    Former Employee - Software Developer in Tel Aviv-Yafo
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Check Point Software Technologies part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Easy to get in in order to gain first time experience

    Cons

    Bad quality work. Bad work habits Bad personal relations (terrible hiring process) Low salary Terrible politics Bad employee retention Old fashion Bad place to start off (gain bad working habbits)

    Advice to Management

    Improve software development quality Change the way he treats employees Change hiring process Improve salary Be nice Care about retaining your employees Innovate more

    Check Point Software Technologies2020-01-23
  4. "student salary"

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    Current Employee - Student Software Developer in Tel Aviv-Yafo

    I have been working at Check Point Software Technologies part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good position for entry level

    Cons

    low salaries , otherwise all good

    Check Point Software Technologies2019-11-18
  5. "good company for the first job"

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    Current Employee - Software Developer 

    I have been working at Check Point Software Technologies full-time

    Pros

    stability and work home balance

    Cons

    old technolegy and low salary

    Check Point Software Technologies2019-11-28
  6. "Technical Support Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tel Aviv-Yafo
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Check Point Software Technologies full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Big and stable company, some options to progress inside the company

    Cons

    High Pressure, Low salary, almost none employees activities

    Advice to Management

    Raise the basic salary and provide more activities for your employees

    Check Point Software Technologies2019-10-26
  7. "Work under often pressure"

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    Former Employee - Business Analyst 

    I worked at Check Point Software Technologies full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good entrance to hi-tech industry, good people

    Cons

    low salary, no potential to grow

    Check Point Software Technologies2019-07-27
  8. "Software Engineering does not exist here"

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    Former Employee - Software Developer in Tel Aviv-Yafo
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Check Point Software Technologies full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Relatively a lot of paid vacation days

    Cons

    If you are into self development this is not the place for you. Lack of talents, very old technologies, mostly meetings and politics. Very low salaries.

    Advice to Management

    Try focusing on technology instead of dragging customers to continue using your poor performance products.

    Check Point Software Technologies2019-08-13
  9. "SW"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Check Point Software Technologies full-time

    Pros

    very good balance work/home it means that actuallt thee is not alot of pressure

    Cons

    low salary, feels like the employee is not the main focus of the company

    Check Point Software Technologies2019-05-07
  10. "content developer"

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    Former Employee - DLP Content Developer in Tel Aviv-Yafo
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Check Point Software Technologies full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good managers, good conditions, close to public transportation, free parking for the employees,

    Cons

    low salaries comparing to the market

    Check Point Software Technologies2019-04-12
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