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Morgan Stanley Reviews

Updated Jan 16, 2020

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3.8
73%
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Morgan Stanley CEO James P. Gorman
James P. Gorman
2,882 Ratings
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  1. "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
  2. "Fantastic working environment"

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    Current Employee - Information Technology Professional 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fantastic infrastructure, agile, grassroots practice

    Cons

    Obstacles and learning curve in Applying DevOps

    Morgan Stanley2020-01-15
  3. "One of the best"

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    Current Employee - Vice President in London, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Better pay, nice working environment

    Cons

    Long working hours, uncertanity during market volatility

    Advice to Management

    Turnover is high due to cuts and the firm loses many talented staff

    Morgan Stanley2020-01-08
  4. "Good work life balande"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer 

    I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time

    Pros

    Good work life balance with lots of opportunities.

    Cons

    Technology is customized with lot of morganization

    Morgan Stanley2020-01-05
  5. "Good company"

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    Former Employee - Domain Lead in Montreal, QC

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

    Pros

    Tech suits , packages, culture and global scope of work.

    Cons

    I can not think of any.

    Morgan Stanley2020-01-06
  6. "Good atmosphere"

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

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

    Pros

    Great projects to work on

    Cons

    Open office with no privacy

    Advice to Management

    Incorporate standard work-from-home policies instead of leaving it to a team-by-team basis

    Morgan Stanley2020-01-03
  7. "Best place to work"

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    Former Employee - Associate in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    - Work life balance - Good pay - Best technology and infrasctructure

    Cons

    - High pressure at times - Perception driven rather than reality - Hire and fire policy - Harsh culture

    Advice to Management

    - Technology should be led by technologist and not by business person

    Morgan Stanley2020-01-03
  8. "good"

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    Current Employee - Technology Analyst in Montreal, QC
    Doesn't Recommend

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

    Pros

    you get lot to learn during your tenure

    Cons

    They pay very less salary and increments are very less per year

    Advice to Management

    increase the salaries

    Morgan Stanley2020-01-12
  9. "Fast Paced environment"

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    Former Employee - Tech Associate in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Morgan Stanley full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Fast Pace environment - Any technology you can think of - monthly talks with Manager and manager's Manager - Excellent Salary

    Cons

    - deadlines, once agreed upon, do not move - prioritization is key

    Morgan Stanley2019-12-20
  10. "Great Culture"

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

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

    Pros

    Smart Colleagues Caring Management Great Culture

    Cons

    EOY lay offs especially as you get upper

    Morgan Stanley2019-12-19
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