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"Loved the job and the org .....hated the management hypocrisy"

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Former Contractor - Senior BSA in Scottsdale, AZ
Former Contractor - Senior BSA in Scottsdale, AZ
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Approves of CEO

I worked at American Express as a contractor (Less than a year)

Pros

great training. Great hours. work life balance in place... Loved my responsibilities.

Cons

Deeply saddened by the games and hypocrisy of some of the management.

Advice to Management

look beyond the differences between yourself and your hires. Keep your religious views and judgements to yourself.

Other Employee Reviews for American Express

  1. "Successful ... in spite of IT"

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    Former Employee - Director - Technical Architecture in Phoenix, AZ
    Former Employee - Director - Technical Architecture in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at American Express full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Decent pay, bright technical staff

    Cons

    Short term focus, revolving door, semi-annual personnel purges

    Advice to Management

    Stop managing by business unit and focus on the broader good of the company


  2. "too much reorgs"

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    Current Employee - Technical Architect in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Technical Architect in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at American Express full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    good salary, benefits and training

    Cons

    culture is diifferent now. very competitive in the workplace. expected to work long hours. reorg and restructuring happens every year. huge reorgs happen every 4 years.

    Advice to Management

    you get what you pay for when using offshore vendor resources.


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