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4.0
Average Rating
(based on 226 Morgan Stanley Review Ratings)
Company Culture
3.8
Growth Opportunities
3.6
People You Work With
4.3
Person You Work For
4.1
Rewards You Receive
3.8
Support You Get
4.0
Way You Work
4.2
Work Setting
4.1
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"I've been working for Morgan Stanley as a senior developer consultant for less than a year. Despite the seldom difficulties maintaining a work-life balance, it provides real professional challenge on a daily basis and allows you to follow a somewhat flexible routine."
Posted 5 years ago in New York City, NY
Research Analyst

What do you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"I liked the intensive and focused research environment. I also appreciated the intellectual challenge and diversity of the material that we produced for associates and senior managers."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"I was placed through a recruiter."

What don't you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"The hours were sometimes very long, but the location was good, so late night transportation was not a consideration."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Stay focused on continual improvement of the skill set for the team."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Senior Telecom Administrator

What do you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"I like the learning and cooperation. Coworkers are helpful anytime beyond their limits."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Cover each and every point covered in your offer letter."

What don't you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"Growth is very slow and parallel with income. Also, management never tries to speak directly with team members to know their query."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Look at lower candidate growth. At least in one or two months there should be meetings with all team members."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
VP of Merchant Banking
in Atlanta, GA

"Very good working experience with a great business community."

What do you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"I enjoy software development and have the freedom to provide unique solutions to common business problems."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"It is a good working environment where performance is rewarded in meritocracy."

What don't you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"Morgan Stanley is a very large company where getting some things done may take weeks."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Senior Analyst

"Challenging, educational and productive."

What do you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"I like more exposure to accounting works, financial analysis, and challenges towards a more productive future."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be true and sincere to yourself. Be honest in doing your utmost for the company."

What don't you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"I dislike if our careers stagnate and professional growth cannot be attained."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Management should be open and approachable to lower key officials. Frequent training should also be encouraged."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Senior Application Developer
in New York City, NY

"It was a contract position."

What do you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"It is very well run, and there is a documented process for every task."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Have a great resume, dress very professionally, and know business acronyms."

What don't you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"I dislike having many mundane support-based tasks instead of concentrating on development."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Keep up the good work. The well-managed processes are greatly appreciated."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Investment Advisor
in Los Angeles, CA

"Extraordinary."

What do you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"I like the people, the clients, and the experience of making a difference financially for my clients."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Do your research and interview other employees working for the specific office."

What don't you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"I dislike the culture, the neutralizer management structure, and their inability to motivate the employees."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"They need to understand what the true needs of the employees are, and find a new way to empower them."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Sales Assistant

What do you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"I learned how to talk to new clients. Also, I learned about hard work."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"No, I think they did a great job. I really enjoyed my time at this company."

What don't you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"It was a stable, growth company and a good work environment."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"They should have more learning classes. I would have been happy to learn more about all the products."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Administrative Assistant
in San Francisco, CA

What do you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"The pay is pretty good, and so are some coworkers. I like the view from my window."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Know what you are getting into. If you don't like interacting with people, then this may be the fit for you."

What don't you like about working at Morgan Stanley?

"I dislike the culture. Everything is about work, and hardly anyone interacts, which is my main setback."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would make sure to incorporate my employees and see what makes them happy."

Person You Work For 2 / 5 People You Work With 2 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5
Account Manager
in New York, NY

"A world-leading organization with leading products."

Support You Get 4.8 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4.8 / 5 Company Culture 4.8 / 5
Way You Work 4.7 / 5
Senior Software Engineer
in Boca Raton, FL
Person You Work For 2.1 / 5 People You Work With 3.3 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 2.3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1.7 / 5
Company Culture 1.6 / 5 Way You Work 3.6 / 5
Fund Accountant
in Manhattan, KS
Person You Work For 4.7 / 5 People You Work With 4.8 / 5 Work Setting 3.8 / 5
Support You Get 4.7 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.9 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4.8 / 5
Company Culture 4.7 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Telecommunications Engineer
in New York, NY
Person You Work For 4.1 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3.8 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 3.9 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Senior Java Developer
Person You Work For 4.4 / 5 People You Work With 4.3 / 5 Work Setting 4.6 / 5
Support You Get 4.3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4.3 / 5 Way You Work 4.3 / 5
Test Automation Manager
Person You Work For 3.9 / 5 People You Work With 4.7 / 5 Work Setting 3.2 / 5
Support You Get 4.7 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.8 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5
Senior Creative Designer

"Great people; it just got lost to the market crash."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4.5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.8 / 5
Company Culture 3.9 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
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