SunGard Reviews

Updated 14 September 2014
Updated 14 September 2014
266 Reviews
3.1
266 Reviews
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SunGard President, CEO and Director Russell P. (Russ) Fradin
Russell P. (Russ) Fradin
89 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • If you are put in right project they work life balance would be excellent (in 39 reviews)

  • flexible work times, easy work environment, good salary, good work life balance (in 14 reviews)


Cons
  • Though upper management is overly dependent on micro management (in 12 reviews)

  • Very fragmented structure with multiple business units , complicated communications (in 10 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    overall good place to work

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

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

    Pros

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

    Cons

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

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Interact more with the people and improve communication.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    consultant

    Current Employee - Consultant  in  Bangalore
    Current Employee - Consultant in Bangalore

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

    Pros

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

    Cons

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

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    come down to ground level and check

  3.  

    One of the very good company in Financial Domain.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer - Product Development  in  Pune
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer - Product Development in Pune

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

    Pros

    Good 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.

    Cons

    No Onsite.
    If you end up in any legacy project, then its very difficult to move out to any other project.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Mixed Experience. Most is the positive

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Specialist - Test Automation  in  Pune
    Current Employee - Specialist - Test Automation in Pune

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

    Pros

    1. Work life balance.
    2. Clear policies
    3. Good work content.
    4. Supportive teams.
    5. Cool benefits and facilities.

    Cons

    1. Limited growth.
    2. Management is not so technical and dynamic.
    3. Growth of company is not so visible.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    If someone raise the concerns, take them seriously and positive.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    legacy product hub

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Business Analyst  in  Pune
    Former Employee - Senior Business Analyst in Pune

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

    Pros

    opportunity to learn, new financial product,good work life balance

    Cons

    boring and lazy place, no career growth

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    listen to employee

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Confused Place. Good, Bad and Ugly as well.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Pune
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pune

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

    Pros

    Good money. Decent work life Balance. If you get into a good senior group and recognized, you will do well.

    Cons

    Changing and not so employee centric policies. A lot of Politics. If you get money you will not get opportunities and vice a versa. Populist attitude of management.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Recognize your people and be fair. You have some of the fools surviving there when best of your employees are out.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    good product based company to work with mostly related to finance

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

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

    Pros

    -good work/life balance
    -environment is positively good

    Cons

    -hard on onsite opportunity :(
    -being in same product for more time sometimes feel like personal stagnant technology growth

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Challenging with a lot of learning

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

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

    Pros

    Opportunities, Focus on technologies , challenges and a lot of learning and explorations , Processes help streamline activities

    Cons

    No company wide culture , Too much emphasis on processes at certain times leading to lack of flexibility. Huge emphasis on heirarchy

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Increase the transparency helps build trust, motivates the employees and allows us to know the bigger picture and contribute more.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Great company to work with

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

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

    Pros

    Above average salary standards. Good infrastructure, cab services for shift employees

    Cons

    Night shift employees have no food places around.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more transparent, help performing employees grow.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    A very Good experience to work with. Good peoples.

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

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

    Pros

    I will rate this as good.A very Good experience to work with. Good peoples.

    Cons

    Not yet. will review all the functions then you will move to Cons.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I will rate this as good.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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