SunGard Reviews

Updated 9 September, 2014
Updated 9 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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13 Employee Reviews Back to all reviews

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  1.  

    Excellent Stay here!!

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

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

    Pros

    Work Life balance, Flexibility, Product Setup, No Bench

    Cons

    Transport, Out of Pune reach

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Refreshing to partner with passionate associates

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Consultant  in  Burlington, MA (US)
    Former Employee - Consultant in Burlington, MA (US)

    I worked at SunGard as a contractor for less than a year

    Pros

    They listen to your ideas and implement your suggestions

    Cons

    No challenges just good oportunities

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to be more transparent

    Recommends
  3.  

    SunGard is an excellent choice for a career

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Vice President  in  Irvine, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Vice President in Irvine, CA (US)

    I have been working at SunGard full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Opportunity to contribute to the transformation of the company, smart co-workers, great opportunity for advancement

    Cons

    SunGard has been slow to invest in best in class financial systems and infrastructure, although that is beginning to change

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Senior management is making some very smart strategic changes.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Very good culture

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

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

    Pros

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

    Cons

    hiring whould be central, not specific to teams

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep it up

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

    Lots of potential if you work hard

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Burlington, MA (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Burlington, MA (US)

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

    Pros

    High visibility for accomplishments.
    Mobility for those that work hard and work in a growing product/segment.
    Most managers are very flexible with time and working remotely.

    Cons

    Bureaucracy of a normal large company(job reqs are approved after we need someone for a month, rather than a month before they are needed)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Great company to work with

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

    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.  

    Pros & Cons of SunGard Availability Services

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Director, Marketing/Communications  in  Wayne, PA (US)
    Former Employee - Senior Director, Marketing/Communications in Wayne, PA (US)

    I worked at SunGard full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The job provided a wide variety of responsibilities, and opportunities

    Cons

    There is a ysfunctional management team.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get some women in senior management positions. Listen to employees and allow them to make mistakes when trying something new and innovative.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Correction

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

    I have been working at SunGard full-time

    Pros

    Variety of businesses, a lot of good hard hard working employees, good career growth in knowledge

    Cons

    I do not have anything negative to say

    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    the right mix

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Marketing Executive  in  City of London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Marketing Executive in City of London, England (UK)

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

    Pros

    The right mixture between the great company, challenging role and the professional and supporting people. Great experience personally and professionally. Superb opportunity to learn and develop at a varied, complex and diverse organisation.

    Cons

    You need to be adaptable to change as the organisation is changing continuously.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Very Good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Pune (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pune (India)

    I have been working at SunGard

    Pros

    Good salary,
    Transparent Management ,
    Flexi timing

    Cons

    If your product become stable nothing much to grow technically.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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