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SunGard Reviews

Updated November 6, 2017
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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 150 reviews)

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

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

  • Being a product based company, onsite opportunities are next to nothing, or if exist they are for short term only (in 29 reviews)

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  1. "Enjoyed Sungard, now part of FIS"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at SunGard full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good compensation, good benefits. Casual attire, flexible with working from home when needed.

    Cons

    Tough work life balance, demanding schedules

    Advice to Management

    Bought by FIS, so new management


  2. "One of the best"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    Pros

    Good work life balance, Being a product company the timelines are well planned with lot of visibility

    Cons

    None I could think of.

  3. "Great Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jacksonville, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jacksonville, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SunGard full-time

    Pros

    Fast growing company with lots of room for growth.

    Cons

    It's been hard for me to get what I need to do my job, but I believe I have an isolated case. Pay is below competitors in the area.


  4. "Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at SunGard full-time

    Pros

    It is a great work environment, has above average pay and the benefits package is as expected

    Cons

    It has a lack of hierarchy or descriptive titles for employees.

    Advice to Management

    Continue instituting the changes as planned. The Future outlook is positive and will continue to see positive results.


  5. "Payroll Administrator"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hoover, AL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hoover, AL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great team members to work with and benefits were great!

    Cons

    Employee's were on lock down.


  6. "Consultant Client Services"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Malvern, PA
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Malvern, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SunGard as a contractor (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great people to work with, good technical knowledge, good exposure to multiple large financial institutions.

    Cons

    Many projects scheduled with optimistic completion dates.

    Advice to Management

    Make more allowances in schedule but otherwise keep up the good work.


  7. "SunGard"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lead Operator in Jacksonville, FL
    Current Employee - Lead Operator in Jacksonville, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at SunGard (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits decent pay great atmosphere

    Cons

    too many lay offs an lose of senior employes

    Advice to Management

    good luck

  8. "SunGard values work-life."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Tax Accountant in Wayne, PA
    Current Employee - Senior Tax Accountant in Wayne, PA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at SunGard full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work-life balance is valued at SunGard. The company is flexible in varying degrees based on department, performance and duties.

    Cons

    Career opportunities may be limited based on the field. There is limited opportunities in tax.


  9. "Good Place to work if you know wicked people."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer - Systems in Wayne, PA
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer - Systems in Wayne, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SunGard full-time

    Pros

    Good Work & Social life balance. Company cares genuinely for its employee.

    Cons

    Due to some negative element good persons have to leave.

    Advice to Management

    Need to retrospect the reasons of person resigning from the organisation.


  10. "Salary"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Parsippany, NJ
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Parsippany, NJ
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SunGard full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good company to work for

    Cons

    only good things to say about Sungard

    Advice to Management

    NA


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