Discover Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated 27 Dec 2020

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  1. Featured Review
    Helpful (2)

    "Great Place to Be"

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

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

    Pros

    - Lots of learning opportunities (mentorship, classes, etc) - Work/life balance and PTO - Leadership support - Great culture: e.g. supportive teammates, lunch n' learns, no micro-managing, transparency, etc

    Cons

    As a financial services company, there's a lot of processes to things: approvals, deployments, indecisiveness on platforms etc.

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  2. "Good experience, immense knowledge"

    3.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Discover

    Pros

    Friendly , spacious space, corporate office excellent

    Cons

    Some teams highly political, senior employees dominate the work environment, work life balance is great depending on the team you are with


  3. "Good"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Discover

    Pros

    Good ENv Good Pay Good balance Work form home sometimes when applicable and allowed

    Cons

    time-off policies are not as good as one might expect, work life balance is slao so so

  4. "Great Company to work for"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Riverwoods, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The company cares a lot about their employees and the leadership nurture your career and provide you opportunities to develop your skills.

    Cons

    No cons if you are looking for a company that provides very good work life balance and a decent salary

  5. "Very good"

    3.0
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    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Discover full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance, flexibility, movement between roles

    Cons

    Salary, lack of innovation, slow paced

  6. "Amazing company to work for"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Full Stack Software Engineer in Riverwoods, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Discover for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Always learning new things and good work-life balance

    Cons

    No Cons for Discover Review

  7. "Positive Overall"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Fraud Investigator in New Albany, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Discover full-time

    Pros

    Appear to be concerned with work/life balance.

    Cons

    Tend to throw contractors at systemic issues.

  8. "Balance"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Internal Auditor in Riverwoods, IL

    I have been working at Discover full-time

    Pros

    Great Work - life balance, comparatively

    Cons

    Less competitive pay than other firms in the city

  9. Helpful (1)

    "Boo"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at Discover full-time

    Pros

    Good compensation work life balance

    Cons

    Overnight deployments not good after 2 years

  10. "Good"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Senior Associate 

    I worked at Discover full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance, financial tech

    Cons

    Far away from downtown area

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