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Morgan Stanley Reviews

Updated Nov 15, 2019

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3.8
74%
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91%
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Morgan Stanley CEO James P. Gorman
James P. Gorman
2,806 Ratings
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  1. "Managing many projects (expansion, CS, etc...)"

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    Current Employee - Manager 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Challenging, Knowledge share, Respect, diversity

    Cons

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    Morgan Stanley2019-11-13
  2. "Excellent place to build careers"

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    Former Employee - Vice President 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Autonomy, drive change, good compensation, excellent colleagues, great culture

    Cons

    Work life balance, deadlines, managing priorities,

    Morgan Stanley2019-10-31
  3. "Vice-president"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Montreal, QC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Benefits. Challenging work. Opportunities for internal mobility

    Cons

    Expect to work long hours. Opportunities for advancement depends on the team and department leadership. Geographically dispersed teams makes work difficult

    Morgan Stanley2019-10-25
  4. "Pretty good"

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    Current Employee - Data Engineer 

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

    Pros

    Large amount of resources and technical solutions

    Cons

    Process sometimes can be a real burden to get things done.

    Morgan Stanley2019-10-11
  5. "Good company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Software Developer in Montreal, QC

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

    Pros

    Good Company for a long term career

    Cons

    No cons in my opinion

    Morgan Stanley2019-10-04
  6. "Overall good company"

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    Current Employee - IT Specialist in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good culture and people, decent work-life balance, good pay.

    Cons

    Hard to get promoted or raises

    Advice to Management

    Be more transparent

    Morgan Stanley2019-10-04
  7. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Good communication, Good Salary, Good benefits

    Cons

    Work load, High turnover, some manager are not good

    Morgan Stanley2019-09-21
  8. "Great working experience; new things to learn"

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    Current Employee - Technology Analyst 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Working individually on projects; following agile methodology; recognition; great salary

    Cons

    slow processes; multiple system dependancy; complicated process

    Morgan Stanley2019-09-26
  9. "Awesome workplace"

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    Current Employee - Technology Analyst in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Decent money, enthusiastic coworkers, passion for technology is very apparent, ~$5000 signing bonus for student, ~$5000 bonus/year (depending on performance) lots of opportunity to move up and move around

    Cons

    18 months before relocation is considered, $65000 for new grads in Montreal is not as competitive as some companies

    Morgan Stanley2019-09-11
  10. "Very good work environment"

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    Current Employee - Integration Engineer in Montreal, QC
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    A lot of subject matter experts working closely together. Feels like a startup mode which is also great.

    Cons

    Nothing in particular to share.

    Morgan Stanley2019-09-04
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