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"Great company with a very good product in a very hot market. Great leadership."

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Former Employee - Management
Former Employee - Management
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Positive Outlook

I worked at Silver Tail Systems full-time (More than a year)

Pros

There are several reasons to work at this company. Good product that customers really like. CEO has the place thinking like a very customer focused company. Sales guys sell a lot of software. Management team works well together.
Market for this product is growing.

Cons

The goals for the company are big so it is hard work.

Advice to Management

Hire faster!

Other Employee Reviews for Silver Tail Systems

  1. "Inexperienced and Immature Management Team and CEO"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Silver Tail Systems full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Nice Office Space
    Good Office Location
    Very competent and smart technical/development teams
    Strong sales force

    Cons

    The Executive Team is extremely weak (inexperienced, egocentric, non-cohesive)
    CEO has a sales/marketing background but no visible leadership skills/experience
    Conflict amongst execs and management results in a confused and divided workforce
    Politics exist in every organization, but the politics and scuttle-butt at the lower levels of the company result in disruption and dissatisfaction at all levels of the organization
    Non-competitive salaries and internal inequities in pay and stock option grants

    Advice to Management

    CEO needs Executive Coaching, asap
    Feedback, especially when employees request it, needs to be timely and direct


  2. "Awesome technology in an agile work environment"

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    Former Employee - Senior QA Engineer in Menlo Park, CA
    Former Employee - Senior QA Engineer in Menlo Park, CA
    Recommends

    I worked at Silver Tail Systems full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Brilliant implementation of a visionary methodology for detecting and visualizing fraudulent web activity within corporate infrastructure.

    Excellent technological choices and product release management.

    Emphasis upon understanding and enhancing team collaborative agility by recognizing individual perceptive and expressive traits.

    Cons

    After acquisition by RSA, startup vitality diminished with transition to a "safe" management style, and adoption of the standard productivity and assessment tools of EMC.

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