SunGard
2.9 of 5 228 reviews
www.sungard.com Wayne, PA 5000+ Employees

SunGard Reviews

Updated Apr 20, 2014
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2.9 228 reviews

                             

68% Approve of the CEO

SunGard President, CEO and Director Russell P. (Russ) Fradin

Russell P. (Russ) Fradin

(76 ratings)

50% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Pros:
  • "flexible work times, easy work environment, good salary, good work life balance"
    in 33 reviews
  • "Very flexible work environment with relatively low workload stress"
    in 17 reviews
Cons:
  • "unless you're upper management or sales you won't be raking in big bonuses and perks but they are there"
    in 11 reviews
  • "Very fragmented structure with multiple business units , complicated communications"
    in 9 reviews
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Project Manager (Current Employee)
Pune

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

Proswork life balance, time off policies,

Conscompensation, work from home policy

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It is good for permanent members not temporary

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at SunGard

ProsProduct based company so its good

ConsEmployees get less facilities than competitors

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Employee of the year

Network Engineer (Current Employee)
Pune

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

ProsExcellent work culture, flexible work environment, good infrastructure, good facilities.

ConsWorst management, management has no capability of handling stuffs. no growth, no salary increment.

Advice to Senior ManagementStop listing to others, apply your own brain, observe things, you should know who really works and deserves.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good company

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

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

ProsGood Salary and work also is good

ConsHire and fire policy
Job insecurity

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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TEST LEAD (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at SunGard full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGood place to work
Opportunity to gain knowledge

ConsGrowth rate in terms of Designation is not as much as in other place

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Very good culture

Senior Engineer - Product Development (Current Employee)
Pune

I have been working at SunGard full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGood Culture, Management is good, good opportunities and emphasis on learning

Conshiring whould be central, not specific to teams

Advice to Senior Managementkeep it up

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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No vision

QA Analyst (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at SunGard full-time for more than 3 years

Prosflexible work times, easy work environment, good salary, good work life balance

Consno vision or road map for india centers, weak indian managers, poor appraisal system

Advice to Senior Managementimprove process within the organisation and indian managers should make themselves voiced

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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overall good place to work

Senior Software Engineer (Former Employee)
Pune

I worked at SunGard full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGood work life and environment
Good team collaboration interaction
lots of people willing to help

ConsThere were some times where it was necessary to work late hours to finish the job at hand.
Some tasks may be repetitive

Advice to Senior ManagementInteract more with the people and improve communication.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Consultant (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at SunGard full-time for more than 3 years

Prosflexibility good shift timings, very good for ppl who want to earn money for pocket money

Consjob insecurity. they give good hike to both good performer and a bad performer

Advice to Senior Managementcome down to ground level and check

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One of the very good company in Financial Domain.

Senior Engineer - Product Development (Former Employee)
Pune

I worked at SunGard full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGood Work-Life Balance.
Get to work on latest cutting edge technologies.
Very good scope to learn new technologies.
Situated in the middle of the city.

ConsNo Onsite.
If you end up in any legacy project, then its very difficult to move out to any other project.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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