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"Variance."

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Former Employee - Software Engineer in Lehi, UT
Former Employee - Software Engineer in Lehi, UT
Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at SirsiDynix full-time (More than a year)

Pros

There are a lot of great developers at the company. The teammates make it a great place to work. Nice office, good location. Good game room. Increasingly positive outlook. Great opportunities to learn technology and grow skills. A broad range of technologies and skill sets to learn.

Cons

Poor management. Sometimes poor mentoring, training, and career development. Too many management changes. Micro-management problems. Hiring people below average pay (retention/turnover). Recovering from layoffs and losing many senior developers. Old and dirty code bases on some projects.

Advice to Management

Train managers better or hire better; and give them smaller teams so they can be focused and in-tune with team. Hire managers with better technical background and better mentoring/guiding skills. Actively train lead developers on mentoring skills and leadership.

SirsiDynix Response

Oct 7, 2014 – Recruiting Manager

Thank you for your comments. We recognize that there are always improvements to be made and we value this type of feedback. It’s not clear how recently you departed SirsiDynix, but for what it’s... More

Other Employee Reviews for SirsiDynix

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Everyone should work somewhere as awesome as SirsiDynix!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SirsiDynix (More than a year)

    Pros

    It is easy to come to work because of the wonderful people on my team.

    Many opportunities for growth.

    Admirable leadership and great atmosphere.

    Cons

    I wish there wasn't so much training, but I understand the importance.

    Advice to Management

    Keep giving your employees feedback on their performance.

    SirsiDynix Response

    Oct 7, 2014 – Recruiting Manager

    Thanks for the feedback. We are glad you are having a great experience with us!


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Good Company"

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    Current Employee - Inside Sales
    Current Employee - Inside Sales
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SirsiDynix full-time

    Pros

    Company atmosphere, people, awesome customers, internal promotions

    Cons

    Development is slow. As soon as the new products are out, it will be better. Some of the owner decisions/policies are rather odd and difficult for our type of company. I hear it was worse in the past, but seems to have gotten better.

    Advice to Management

    The comp plan for sales is pretty confusing and often invites unhealthy competition, rather than constructive competition, between inside and outside sales reps.

    SirsiDynix Response

    Oct 24, 2014 – Recruiting Manager

    Great comments. It is my hope that you are encouraged at the investment in our development teams since posting your review. With the significant expansion in R&D, we are seeing products that were... More

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