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Updated July 12, 2017
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SunGard President, CEO and Director Russell P. (Russ) Fradin
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Pros
  • I have a nice work-life balance and the overall compensation package is good with a very solid base pay (in 149 reviews)

  • Good benefits and nice work environment (in 59 reviews)

Cons
  • Work life balance not great, lot's of travelling (in 27 reviews)

  • Big Hierarchy to reach in Senior Management Role (in 35 reviews)

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  1. "Superb Work/Life Balance"

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Pune (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Pune (India)
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SunGard full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flexibility, Far better work/life balance than my prior company, great co-workers, Appreciable Continuous Education Program

    Cons

    No long term onsite

    Advice to Management

    Do send people for long term assignments


  2. "PMO executive"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at SunGard full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work. Good salary. Work life balance.

    Cons

    Might get lazy. Gotta keep yourself on your toes looking for challenges.

  3. "Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible , Engaging, Good Salary & Exposure to many product lines

    Cons

    Hardly anything to say..Can improve internal training modules


  4. "Amazing time at SunGard"

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Pune (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Pune (India)

    I worked at SunGard full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    - Amazing mentors
    - Got to work on some niche technologies
    - Immense opportunities for growth.
    - Lots of learning while on the job.
    - Takes added effort to keep employee skills updated.

    Cons

    - No Catered lunches
    - Less increment as compared to other companies


  5. "Team Lead"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Office in the city, no politics, learning oppurtunity

    Cons

    salary, onsite travels, old legacy systems


  6. "Nice to work"

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Pune City (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Pune City (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good culture,
    Updated on technology,
    Work-Life Balance

    Cons

    I had mostly support like work, Need new development as well.


  7. "Culture"

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    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Pune (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Pune (India)
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at SunGard full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Freedom and autonomy at work; focus on technical development;friendly culture

    Cons

    Some of the managers are not very effective in people management

  8. "SunGard"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Manager in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of great people to work with and learn from, many opportunities to learn from both co-workers and from interesting work assignments, lots of chances to get into new areas of the company, good location - close to everything and nice office, global company so many opportunities around the world

    Cons

    You may be expected to work long hours at times, work may not always be local do traveling may become part of the job

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work. Appreciate the opportunities to learn and to grow. Keep up the good communications - everyone likes to stay in the loop


  9. "Software Developer I"

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    Current Employee - Software Developer in Bethlehem, PA
    Current Employee - Software Developer in Bethlehem, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good benefits and nice work environment

    Cons

    Software language for some development teams is outdated


  10. "Good Company"

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    Former Employee - Senior Soft Eng in Pune (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Soft Eng in Pune (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good Work Env.
    Nice salary.
    fun environment.

    Cons

    Old and legacy Techonologies for their products.


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