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"A great place to work."

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Content Manager in New York, NY
Current Employee - Content Manager in New York, NY
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at FactSet full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

1. No micromanagement
2. Varied project assignments
3. Treated like an adult

Cons

1. Not enough room for advancement
2. Upper management sometimes does not consider new collection areas

Advice to Management

Create a more varied path for promotion

Other Employee Reviews for FactSet

  1. Helpful (6)

    "Not happy"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer Unspec Level in Norwalk, CT
    Current Employee - Software Engineer Unspec Level in Norwalk, CT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Free lunch in the cafeteria. Indoor parking. Norwalk is a pretty cool city.

    Cons

    Only $8/day stipend for lunch in the cafeteria. Does not rollover when not used. No free lunch on fridays. Food is mediocre. Only 3 weeks vacation that doesn't rollover. Hi co-pays and deductibles on health insurance. Bare minimum of holidays off; Thanksgiving day, xmas day, New Years day, for example. No satellite days. Florescent lighting everywhere. Too bright and uncomfortable. Doesn't use cutting edge software technologies and practices. Salary is below area average. Mostly hires straight out of college software engineers, so not a lot of experience in the talent pool to draw from. Overuse of C++ design patterns makes very unreadable code. ZERO policy for documenting code.


  2. "Great company to learn and grow"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at FactSet full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible work environment where hard work is rewarded

    Cons

    Everyone is a little too close at times

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