SunGard Reviews

Updated 22 August 2014
Updated 22 August 2014
271 Reviews

3.1
271 Reviews
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SunGard President, CEO and Director Russell P. (Russ) Fradin
Russell P. (Russ) Fradin
86 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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  1.  

    One of the very good company in Financial Domain.

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    • 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
  2.  

    Mixed Experience. Most is the positive

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    • 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
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    legacy product hub

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    • 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
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  5.  

    good product based company to work with mostly related to finance

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    • 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
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    Challenging with a lot of learning

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    • 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
  7.  

    Great company to work with

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    • 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
  8.  

    A very Good experience to work with. Good peoples.

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    • 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
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Confused Place. Good, Bad and Ugly as well.

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    • 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
  10.  

    Good Company for those who have 15+ yrs Exp

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - QA Analyst  in  Pune
    Current Employee - QA Analyst in Pune

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

    Pros

    1. Life + work culture balance
    2. Good Salary

    Cons

    Senior level employees are max in this company which are in retirement position and so have not so much interest in innovation, competetion etc..

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Good work culture, work life balance, friendly environment

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant  in  Bangalore
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Bangalore

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

    Pros

    Work life balance,
    Friendly and stress free work environment,
    Professional attitude of senior management,
    Good transperancy and attitude within teams,
    Open to suggestions at all levels

    Cons

    HR is not all that professional
    Very few onsite opportunities

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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