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"Great Mission, fabulous company"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Intern - Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA
Current Intern - Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Financial Engines as an intern (Less than a year)

Pros

highly motivated, visionary and cooperative team.
Managers are friendly and nice
Free breakfast and lots of drinks
working on cutting edge technology
team members are very friendly and helpful
No pressure
scrum methodology help to get frequent feedback from everyone.

Cons

should give more benefits to inters specially travel.

Advice to Management

Should give some more compensation and benefits to employees like travel etc.
especially to the interns.

Other Employee Reviews for Financial Engines

  1. Helpful (4)

    "It used to be great; currently in a painful, chaotic slump"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sunnyvale, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sunnyvale, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Nice office environment
    - People are generally nice and friendly
    - Salary for product marketing seems competitive
    - Flexibility to work from home (occasionally) when needed
    - Generous PTO in first year and building the longer you stay
    - For some teams, getting money to run programs is easy

    Cons

    - Upper level leadership gets side-tracked easily
    - Management is always looking for the "silver bullet" and is uninterested in anything else
    - in 2014, there's a complete lack of focus and total chaos in product development

    Advice to Management

    Stop with the whiplash.


  2. "Great Environment, Great Team"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Developer Intern in Sunnyvale, CA
    Current Employee - Software Developer Intern in Sunnyvale, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Financial Engines full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good work environment.
    Good balance between work and life.
    No micro-management

    Cons

    None as far as I know.


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