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Maverick Software Consulting Reviews

Updated March 15, 2017
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Pros
  • Real world experience while working in school (in 8 reviews)

  • Flexible Scheduling, Decent pay, management helps you as much as they can to find full time employment post graduation (in 12 reviews)

Cons
  • Sometimes it can be really hard to balance the 20 hours a week on top of 15 credit hours of school (in 7 reviews)

  • There is a hard minimum hours per week number at 20, which can make being a full time student difficult at times (in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Excellent Software Development Internship for College Students"

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

    Pros

    Year round internship. Do real work as part of a software dev team. Set your own schedule. Close proximity to campus. Fun environment. Oppurtunity to attain full time position after graduation.

    Cons

    Hourly pay not as high as some internships.


  2. "Good Opportunity for Students, Compensation Low"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer Intern
    Former Employee - Software Engineer Intern

    I worked at Maverick Software Consulting part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Provides an opportunity to gain software engineering experience while attending university; provides flexible hours; great networking opportunity; consult for some major companies that opens the door for internships at said companies

    Cons

    Compensation could be better; some project assignments are better than others


  3. "Great Real-World Experience"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer Intern in Minneapolis, MN
    Current Employee - Software Engineer Intern in Minneapolis, MN

    Pros

    Excellent experience for a first-time intern. Work on real projects as an actively contributing team-member using industry standard technologies. Close to campus, lots of hours, opportunity to intern full time with Thomson Reuters over the summer.

    Cons

    not many, I've had a great experience here.


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  5. "Software Engineer"

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

    I worked at Maverick Software Consulting part-time

    Pros

    Awesome staff, awesome experience, got a job from it. My career is enriched by it.

    Cons

    Really there are none. This is college time. Enjoy yourself.

    Advice to Management

    Try to stay the same great people as you grow.


  6. "Maverick Software Consulting"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great for initial internship programs
    Great management

    Cons

    not sure why I can't leave this field blank. It takes more than a year to know about cons


  7. "Amazing Experience"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer Intern in Saint Cloud, MN
    Former Employee - Software Engineer Intern in Saint Cloud, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Maverick Software Consulting part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - Great Experience while in School
    - Work builds on what you learn in the class room
    - Gain industry experience
    - Creates lasting life long friendships
    - Free snacks and soda
    - The list goes on, I am just struggling to remember

    Cons

    -Pay is low for what the students accomplish

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the amazing work!


  8. "Wonderful place to work"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer Intern in Ames, IA
    Former Employee - Software Engineer Intern in Ames, IA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Maverick Software Consulting (More than a year)

    Pros

    -Experience while in school
    -Can generally do your homework in the office
    -Great environment
    -A fairly wide variety of projects so you get experience on working on many things

    Cons

    Projects are normally QA and there aren't too many dev ones to go around if that's what you're looking for.


  9. "Software Engineer Intern"

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

    Pros

    Flexible Scheduling, Decent pay, management helps you as much as they can to find full time employment post graduation

    Cons

    None really that I can think of


  10. "Great student job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Maverick Software Consulting part-time

    Pros

    - Decent pay for student job (more on that later)
    - EXTREMELY flexible with hours and schedules
    - Laid-back and fun atmosphere

    Cons

    - Pay is good for a student job... BUT well under what the work is worth (about 60% of what you'd make doing the exact same thing directly for the company)
    - Goofy culture can sometimes get in the way of work

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you're doing. If you can find a way to increase compensation, please do it. Otherwise, wind a way to balance fun culture and working atmosphere.


  11. "Software Intern"

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    Current Employee - Intern in Ames, IA
    Current Employee - Intern in Ames, IA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Maverick Software Consulting part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Close to campus. Very flexible schedule. Jump start my career while in school. Save money on school books with Maverick library.

    Cons

    Project leads are at a remote site.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the fantastic work!



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