Workday Reviews

Updated Mar 2, 2021

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Pros
  • "Great culture with industry leading technology stack(in 147 reviews)

  • "great company with good benefits & culture(in 76 reviews)

Cons
  • "Developers use a proprietary language(in 48 reviews)

  • "Compensation is obviously not as great as other top companies but for living in Pleasanton, I think it’s definitely great(in 43 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
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    "Fantastic place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Applications Engineer in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Workday full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Employees always treated fantastically, great culture, helpful people always willing to answer any questions

    Cons

    None that I can think of.

  2. "Great company and culture"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Workday full-time

    Pros

    Care about employees.. and great place to work

    Cons

    None for workday. all acquired companies need to follow the same culture


  3. "Great Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Integration Consultant in Pleasanton, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Workday full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Employees first, people are kind, company is doing great things

    Cons

    Services org can be a bit political, big so hard to feel your impact

  4. "Best place to sell"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Executive in Irvine, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Workday full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Worlds best HCM and Financials software

    Cons

    Compensation for the sales organization isn't on par with other enterprise sales reps

  5. "Healthy, productive culture"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Program Manager in Irvine, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Workday full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    High integrity employees, smart and caring co-workers

    Cons

    Challenges with growth and structuring

  6. "Nice company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Pleasanton, CA

    I worked at Workday full-time

    Pros

    People company, nice working env

    Cons

    too many meetings, lots going on

  7. "Great Vision"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Regional Sales Director 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Workday full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Workday continues to innovate and maintain a solid culture with high growth and complexity

    Cons

    A few growing pains as complexity increases however Workday has done a nice job managing acquisitions and keeping sales teams focused on the customer needs

  8. "Great Company!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Program Manager in Pleasanton, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Workday full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Amazing Benefits. Relaxed work environment.

    Cons

    No cons come to mind.

  9. COVID-19

    "Great Company - Great Culture"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Operations 

    I have been working at Workday full-time

    Pros

    Have gone above and beyond during Covid to make sure our voices and concerns are heard and there is a good/safe plan to get us back in the office. Great leadership

    Cons

    Previously have gone through several re-orgs, but it is understandable in a fast moving industry

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  10. COVID-19

    "Best Company in SLC"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Workday full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Lives by core values During COVID, continuously made certain employees were doing well

    Cons

    Challenge to keep up with resources due to rapid growth

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