iRise - Awesome Engineering Team, Consulting and Sales are good if you are open to travel. | Glassdoor
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"Awesome Engineering Team, Consulting and Sales are good if you are open to travel."

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Senior Consultant
Current Employee - Senior Consultant
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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

Pros

Industry leading pay and a dynamic environment. Engineering team is top notch delivering an amazing product. The company has a big enough footprint to offer exciting travel opportunities, including travel to Europe and Asia for sales and consulting professionals.

Cons

If you work in Sales or Professional Services there is extensive travel required. Most consultants travel Monday through Friday, sometimes Sunday to Friday. The product lacks direction and has been slow to adapt to some market realities. However this is being mitigated and a bolder product with a much richer feature set is on the way.

Advice to Management

Management needs concrete vision based in reality of the marketplace and solving the real challenges of the customers. The visualization process is a game changer, however the real problem customers have is managing their projects and their documentation. Pay more attention to defining a product that works with existing SDLC processes within organizations and solves the pain points of documentation and review of requirements.

Other Employee Reviews for iRise

  1. "Great overall experience, great people, however, low pay and slow growth"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at iRise full-time

    Pros

    Smart, talented people work here.
    Very impressive customer base.
    Challenging product/service to sell.

    Cons

    Challenging product/service to sell.
    Level of disruption in this marketplace is increasing.
    Executive team not coming together to address disrupted market.

    Advice to Management

    Shake up your Board of Directors. Change and find stronger cohesion amongst one another.
    Stop being arrogant.


  2. "A fun and challening environment"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Variety of tasking
    Flexible virtual working
    Lots of travel
    Youthful

    Cons

    Process driven
    Work life balance is a challenge

    Advice to Management

    For a company of this size, where everyone knows everyone, focus less on process (long review documents etc) and more on interpersonal relationships, team building and internal communications.

    Stop trying to be a "big" company and focus on being a "great" company

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