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Helpful (3)

"Needs better leadership"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Product Marketing Manager in Dublin, OH
Current Employee - Product Marketing Manager in Dublin, OH
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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

Pros

Great flex hours, let you work remote from home. Have fruit as a perk and a kourig coffee machine.

Cons

Some managers are inept and even abusive but because upper management is so disconnected, the status quo continues. This company could easily be a $3billion firm but there is a lack of leadership at the top and competing priorities that pit departments against each other for resources. This internal competition hurts the entire company.

Advice to Management

Upper leadership needs to be more involved. i never saw the CEO, VP's, etc. come and talk to any of the staff - they only interacted with a handful of people and ignored the rest.

Other Employee Reviews for Quest Software

  1. Helpful (2)

    "Temp working at Quest"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Aliso Viejo, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Aliso Viejo, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Quest Software full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Casual work environment
    free coffee, tea and fruit

    Cons

    They do not promote within. Applying for jobs via the internal Quest website is of zero use since the recruiters are only incentivized to hire "non quest" employees (and yes apparently that includes contract workers). So the recruiters simply throw your application away if your applying via the internal site. It's very frustrating and took me six months to figure this out after applying for a job several times before going directly to the hiring managers of which they had no clue about my interest or ever seen my resume.

    Advice to Management

    Why not promote within?


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Ok place to go"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Support Renewal Representative in Columbus, OH
    Current Employee - Support Renewal Representative in Columbus, OH
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Casual attire
    Free fruit
    Free coffee
    No technology experience required

    Cons

    Promotions are far and few
    Not very fulfilling

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