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Formal environment with good growth
Software Developer (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraMay 24, 2018
There are several great projects at Morgan Stanley however, there are also teams where the work is mostly focused on bug fixes and maintenance. The management of tech side could be better.
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Fun place
Associate (Former Employee) –  MumbaiMay 15, 2018
Fun place and good work life Balance with emphasis on employer security and overall personality development with focus on naive skills upgrade and specific skills upgrade
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QA Environment analyst
Application Support Lead (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraMay 9, 2018
I have been working at Morgan Stanley full-time (Less than a year).Well paid, very good insurance, retirement plan contributions.
Felt welcomed from day 1, people are very friendly and nice to hang out with after work when there is an event.
Pros
The managers are very understanding when you need any help they are always there to explain .
Cons
For now I did not found anything as of cons it’s really nice experience till now.
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Fun workplace
Analyst 3 (Former Employee) –  MumbaiMay 2, 2018
It was great to work with morgan stanley makes you feel like family and has great career opportunities and excellent guidance and motivation. Great career
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Fun place to work
Senior Analyst (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraApril 29, 2018
I worked at Morgan Stanley for a short period of time. So my experiences were relatively limited.Overall it seemed like a good place to work, good quality of people (atleast in some of the divisions I interacted with)
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Motivational place
Director (Senior Manager/AVP) (Current Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraApril 23, 2018
Morgan stanley indeed a employee friendly company. Adhere to rules and regulations. Culturally enriched. One of best company in an industry to work with.
Pros
Lot of platform to network and ahow case your talent
Cons
Long hours
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Productive workplace
Senior associate (Former Employee) –  Bengaluru, KarnatakaApril 23, 2018
Great culture in the workplace
Fun place to work
Open door policy
Good profile
Good management
Great people to work with
Good learning opportunities at Morgan Stanley
Pros
Free transport
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Awesome work Place
Team Leader (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraMarch 30, 2018
Awesome work Place, Nice salary structure, Great place to work, company and management gives you lots of opportunity if you are good performer. Good work and life balance
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Good Learning
Market Risk Analyst (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraFebruary 7, 2018
Opportunity to interact and work work with clients.

Great place to learn and grow quickly.

Exposure is immense as you work with teams and clients across the world.
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Best place to work, great team and overall good self development.
Product Controller (Former Employee) –  MumbaiFebruary 6, 2018
 Perform daily reconciliation of the Risk systems. Investigating and resolving P&L breaks on daily basis including corporate actions, P&L attribution and bookings issues.
 Prepare daily TD+1 P&L reports for distribution to the business unit and finance managers for review.
 Liaising with various stakeholders like the BU, Ops and IT teams to address booking issues and day to day queries.
 Understand the risk & reporting systems and contribute to enhancing the control environment.
 Preparing day one PNL of structured deals and escalate in case of any booking issues.
 Following up with Valuations team to certify deals traded on uncertified models.
 Preparing weekly reports to determine drivers and risk moves of the underliers at book level and substantiating the P&L with related commentaries.
 Ensuring the company and regulator policies are adhered.
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Overall Learning is good
Analyst (Current Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraJanuary 30, 2018
Lots of projects and constant growth of your knowledge. Opportunities are good.People are really helpful and you can express of what you feel is wrong freely
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good work
Research Analyst (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraJanuary 28, 2018
nice team and good learning. great scope. day starts early. good management team. freedom of work. nice research focus. can focus on research well . would reco
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Good Place to work in Banking domain. Good project good clients
Principal Consultant (Former Employee) –  Uttar PradeshJanuary 26, 2018
Good Place to work in Retail Banking domain. Have flexible work timing. Good work and life balance. Well manage process oriented company have Check and balance in very state of project.
Pros
Have few legacy stable applications.
Cons
Good work envirnment
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Excellent place
Senior Associate - Fund Services/Fund Accounting (Former Employee) –  MumbaiJanuary 25, 2018
Great place to work, good work culture,learning experience, management is supportive and understanding, well planned processes and positive work environment
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Good work culture
Manager (Current Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraJanuary 24, 2018
Work culture is nice and professional. Management is helpful in nature, stakeholders management is a key to survive in MS. Work life balance is very good, they need to improve on systems and automations.
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Great Worklife Balance
Product Control (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraJanuary 21, 2018
Great Work life Balance. Management very much professional. Work profile very specific to a particular area hence leaves less scope for understanding the overall frame of things in which we are contributing.
Pros
Work life balance
Cons
Less value addition to knowledge
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like any investment bank
Senior Manager (Former Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraJanuary 19, 2018
good work,
huge amount of work
good pay
unlike young tech companies, workplace and flexibility are like old age companies
many times work on isolated tech stacks
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Satisfactory Job
Manager - Administration (Corporate Security) (Current Employee) –  Mumbai, MaharashtraJanuary 15, 2018
I am very satisfied with this job and I enjoy my work. The management is very supportive and good leaders. Working style for Morgan is very good and easy to adopt.
Pros
Very Good Performance Bonus
Cons
Long hours working sometimes
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Good company
VP (Current Employee) –  Banglore, KarnatakaJanuary 14, 2018
A decent company. Day start with supporting Tky Traders and operations with their IT and business operation issues.

I have learnt a lot of business concepts by working with business users, implemented a lot of Dev Ops and IT Operations projects.
Managed almost 40 people and understood the dynamics of people management.

Being a global lead, had to do a lot fo adjustment for dealing with US business users and other stakeholders as the timezone is different.
• Responsible for delivering best-in-class production support for Sales & Trading business users in Tky, HKG, London and NY regions (L2 &L3 teams)
• Own and manage number of regulatory, Infrastructure and BCP projects, stability reviews, problem management and automation projects
• Manage day-to-day Operations & Support liaising with Development, Infrastructure, and operations (3 VPS and 15+ managers reporting to me globally in this area. 30+ vendor team members working regionally under the leads)
• Saved around $1 million in infrastructure consolidation projects
• Owned and delivered Sybase, DB2, Autosys (R11) upgrade projects for the Sales business group
• Owned and managed the MiFID2 regulatory projects for the Sales group
• Responsible for effective engagement with key stakeholders in Sales & Trading Business, IT and governance areas
• Responsible for the buildup and management of FI team in India, Bangalore (Sales, Rates, SPG & Credit application management groups, 20 FTES got added in a period of 1 year)
• Chair the regular governance meeting with Sales COO team to improve the overall service to business
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• Head the global change review committee for Sales, Bigmac and TFA groups
• Maintain high quality event, incident, problem, change, release and knowledge management process by strictly following ITIL methodologies ((70% reduction in incidents and change related incidents in a period of 1.5 years)
• Own and manage all Infrastructure projects, Stability reviews, Problem management and automation projects
• Manage vendor aligned Support teams to ensure the day-to-day support operations get delivered to consistently high level
• Driven the build-up of a DevOps organization and worked with the team on testing and release automation projects
• Managed distributed computing systems using IBM cloud computing framework
• Lead and coordinate key service & relationship review meetings for Morgan & Vendor teams
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Better Place to work
Associate (Current Employee) –  MumbaiJanuary 6, 2018
As a part of Multinational Investment Bank the hardest part is the cultural barrier but the employee oversight makes it easier plus the management support. The culture the company thrives on Diversity is appreciated & scope of learning across region professionally& personally (Culture) is always there & it makes day to day easier 7 worth learning.
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