Compare MDA vs Groundswell Group BETA

See how working at MDA vs. Groundswell Group compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at MDA vs. Groundswell Group. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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MDA

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Groundswell Group

Employee Ratings

  • MDA scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Groundswell Group scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 255 reviews)
MDA employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Groundswell Group employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.9
(based on 51 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
MDA employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Groundswell Group employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
MDA employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Groundswell Group employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
MDA employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Groundswell Group employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
MDA Ceo Mike Greenley
68%
68%Mike Greenley
CEO Approval
Groundswell Group Ceo Darren Sartison
72%
72%Darren Sartison
Groundswell Group employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than MDA employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
MDA employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Groundswell Group employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
66%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Groundswell Group employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than MDA employees rated theirs.

Salaries

MDA has 343 more total submitted salaries than Groundswell Group.
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What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at MDA.
  • "Training budget" was the most mentioned Pro at Groundswell Group.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at MDA.
  • "Groundswell" was the most mentioned Con at Groundswell Group.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 25 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 24 reviews)
Pros
"Training budget"(in 6 reviews)
"Groundswell"(in 6 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 12 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 11 reviews)
Cons
"Groundswell"(in 6 reviews)
"Middle management"(in 5 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Junior Member of Technical Staff - Product Assurance

I have been working at MDA full-time for less than a year

Pros

- Cool stuff to work on which is at the forefront of Canadian Aerospace - Very competitive salary and benefits - Very supportive management who genuinely care about employee well being and career... development - Convenient perks like flex time, work from home, multi-faith room, partially subsidized cafeteria

Cons

- Nothing which seriously impacts experience

Advice to Management

Continue to invest in marketing and growing the MDA brand on a global level while managing the business sustainably.

Current Employee - Manager

I have been working at Groundswell Group full-time

Pros

Amazing people, great management, great workplace

Cons

No cons, great company to work for

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