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FactSet Reviews

Updated 21 August 2014
Updated 21 August 2014
474 Reviews

3.8
474 Reviews
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FactSet Chairman and CEO Philip A. Hadley
Philip A. Hadley
344 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Perfect work-life balance for example you will get mentor when you are on boarding (in 66 reviews)

  • very good work life balance; nice coworkers; no pushing; soft deadline; free lunch (in 97 reviews)


Cons
  • The company seems to balance out the work/life balance very well (in 11 reviews)

  • No career path defined and joining diffeent teams is riven with red tape (in 9 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Good place to work. Talented people to work with. Nice environment and support from Users of product.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Team Leader  in  Hyderābād
    Current Employee - Team Leader in Hyderābād

    Pros

    Work-life balance, office culture, Benefits, People, HR, Infrastructure, Support

    Cons

    Scope of technology usage in some projects.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Very Helpful and Fun loving Work Environment.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Hyderābād
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Hyderābād

    Pros

    There are many pros to work at FactSet , the people are nice and Helpful.
    There are no long working hours and there is ample time to spend on oneself.

    Cons

    The only cons i can think of , is regarding the compensation and benefits.Sad but true ,when you know your friends are earning much more than you.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Work culture

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Content Specialist  in  Hyderābād
    Former Employee - Content Specialist in Hyderābād

    Pros

    Excellent avenue for learning new things

    Cons

    compensation level is below par industry standards

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    be proactive with respect to compensation matter

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    not Good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Hyderābād
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Hyderābād

    Pros

    work-life balance is cool...
    Not much to grow...

    Cons

    Growth is very less...
    Limited knowledge

  6.  

    Great place to start with.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer  in  Hyderābād
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Hyderābād

    Pros

    Great place for the beginners. Nice and flexible management to support employees.

    Cons

    Takes longer than expected to grow. The compensation needs to be improved.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to improve career progression path.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7. 2 people found this helpful  

    ok for fresher

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Hyderābād
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Hyderābād

    Pros

    good work life balance
    good culture

    Cons

    limited scope for career
    less package

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Wonderful environment to work. Good use of technologies.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Team Leader  in  Hyderābād
    Former Employee - Team Leader in Hyderābād

    Pros

    Personal growth,
    Office culture and environment(Good work-life balance)
    Working in new technologies, specially open sources if needed.

    Cons

    Apart from looking out for top colleges some of the positions\roles can be taken from good colleges from Local place like in Hyderabad.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    "Overall I'm satisfied with Benefits"

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Research Analyst  in  Hyderābād
    Current Employee - Research Analyst in Hyderābād

    Pros

    positive work environment, employee benefits, Non-accountable services to employee, corporate ethics...

    Cons

    less opportunities in personnel growth, research to be done to a bounded environment...

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Employee involvement (about suggestions) in decision making, expand growth opportunities...

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    very gud

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Equity Research Analyst  in  Hyderābād
    Former Employee - Equity Research Analyst in Hyderābād

    Pros

    good competitive atmosphere.
    good snacks and lunch

    Cons

    very less salary. almost nil growth opportunity.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    increase in salary

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    QA Associate I

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - AppQa Associate  in  Hyderābād
    Current Employee - AppQa Associate in Hyderābād

    Pros

    Pick n drop
    subsidised food
    free breakfast/snacks

    Cons

    no much to learn, only regression testing
    probation may extend to 9 months for confirmation

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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