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    "Good Experience"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IS Analyst in Nashville, TN
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CAT Financial full-time

    Pros

    I work within the Information Services department at Caterpillar Financial as an IS Analyst. Overall I would say there are some great teams that work within the department and some very talented people. I think it's a great place to get experience working in IT. Plus if you would like a long-term, stable employment with possibilities of "moving up" within the company, (i.e. going in to management) the company would be...

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    Cons

    There are a lack of higher-level purely technical jobs available. The emphasis for IS employees is on pursuing leadership positions (i.e. team leads, then management eventually). This is fine for a lot of employees but it drives the people most passionate about technology away from the company.

    Advice to Management

    Establish a path for those employees that are passionate about technology and want to make Caterpillar Financial a stronger competitor within the tech space. We have lost some of our most talented, younger technical people because there were no higher level technical positions available. Allow our talented technical people to reach their potential. Also I don't like the philosophy of "buy first, figure it out later"...

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    CAT Financial2013-12-01

Other Employee Reviews

  1. "Competitive pay, good benefits, lots of opportunities"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Analyst in Nashville, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CAT Financial full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work/Life balance, good benefits, many opportunities to learn different positions

    Cons

    Outdated technology and a lot of red tape for changes

    CAT Financial2019-05-08
  2. "Good company but workers are overworked"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative 

    I have been working at CAT Financial full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Very good pay and benefits

    Cons

    They do not hire enough workers to handle the workflow.

    Advice to Management

    Hire more employees

    CAT Financial2019-05-20

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