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Updated 22 Jan 2021

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  1. Featured Review
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    "Great Place to Be"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Software Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Lots of learning opportunities (mentorship, classes, etc) - Work/life balance and PTO - Leadership support - Great culture: e.g. supportive teammates, lunch n' learns, no micro-managing, transparency, etc

    Cons

    As a financial services company, there's a lot of processes to things: approvals, deployments, indecisiveness on platforms etc.

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  2. "Great experience"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Branch Manager DSF in Singapore

    I have been working at Discover full-time

    Pros

    Supportive staff, bosses are not too bad, love the benefits

    Cons

    Long hours, rude customers, sad life, no water


  3. "General Manager"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Discover full-time

    Pros

    Most admired employer, transparent management

    Cons

    I dont have any cons to mention

  4. "Sr analyst"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     

    I worked at Discover

    Pros

    Good analytics culture, competitive package. Good work life balance and gym in office

    Cons

    Can't think of. Some of the management are not qualified

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  5. "Depends on the manager"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Riverwoods, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Work Life Balance, Flexible work schedule

    Cons

    Depends on the manager, Slow and political

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  6. "Been here 13 years"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Team Leader in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Discover full-time

    Pros

    Great culture, value diversity, put the customer first, strive to do the right thing, clear vision

    Cons

    unorganized, slow communication, old systems,

  7. "A company that cares!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager IT in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    I have worked for Discover for 20+ years. They have an excellent culture, and stick to the motto "Do the right thing". Throughout my tenure they have shown time and time again how they care for their employees. I would highly recommend working for this company.

    Cons

    Financial services company that services credit cards and loans

  8. "A great company to work for."

    5.0
    Current Employee - Product Owner in Allentown, PA

    I have been working at Discover full-time

    Pros

    Great team collaboration and environment for all

    Cons

    There aren't any cons that I can think of .. Discover is awesome

  9. "Fantastic balance and attention to employee needs. Not to mention the benefits available to employees."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lead Information Security Assessor in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Benefits, beyond salary, are wonderful. Also salaries are very reasonable.

    Cons

    The amount of bureaucracy can be stifling at times.

  10. "Good Place"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Software Developer in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good place to work at.

    Cons

    Getting started on new projects can be slow and a bit rough.

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