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47 ratings
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Salary & Benefits
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Work-Life balance
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Recognition & Support
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Years of experience

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Top 5 previous employers

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Consulting, Call Centers, Computer Systems Design
Large size
Finance and Insurance
Large size

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Educational background

Fields of study

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Top educational institutions

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Bellevue University
Metropolitan Community College-Kansas City

Employee data

Length of employment

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Age

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Gender ratio

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GenderRatio
male63.3%
female36.7%

Career advancement

Climb up the career ladder

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Medium
Years in positionPercentage who advanced
<114.7%
133.6%
221%
38.4%
4+22.4%

Top 5 future employers

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Engineering
Large size
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Company information

History

First Data plays a critical role in supporting economic growth and improving communities across the country. Through a company-wide military engagement strategy called First Data Salutes, we provide the military community with carSee more

Address

Multiple locations

Size

Large

Founded

1971

CEO

Frank Bisignano

Type

Company - Public

Revenue

Over $10B

Industry

Financial Transactions Processing / Reserve / Clearinghouse

Departments

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FieldRatio
other occupation22.4%
Computer / IT - Other12.3%
Management - Other11.9%
Sales / Retail11.3%
Accounting / Finance9.8%
Administrative9.4%
Management Analysts7.6%
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A: American Express, Citi, Fiserv, MasterCard, Randstad, TED Conferences, The Coca-Cola Company, Visa.
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A: Bank of America Merchant Services, CSG, First Data Merchant Services, Fiserv, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wells Fargo, Western Union, Worldpay.
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Reviews

3.7
47 ratings
3.9
Salary & Benefits
3.4
Professional growth
3.8
Work-Life balance
3.6
Recognition & Support
3.6
Culture & Values
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No Support. Low pay and benefits

2.6
Customer Service Analyst - September 27, 2021
First Data used to be a great place to work and then benefits slowly declined...no 401k match etc. Employees started to leave and not be repaced...remaing folks had more work with the same pay.
Ratings
3/5
Salary & Benefits
3/5
Professional Growth
3/5
Work-Life balance
2/5
Recognition & Support
2/5
Culture & Values
Pros
Met some great coeorkers
Cons
See above...bad benefits and compensation

assessment of company policy, procedures, employee retention and people friendly work inviromf

5.0
Production Supervisor - Matteson, IL - September 12, 2021
Fun productive workplace , constructive meeting great contests and motivational meetings excellent training and development tools and techniques very skilled management staff.
Ratings
5/5
Salary & Benefits
5/5
Professional Growth
5/5
Work-Life balance
5/5
Recognition & Support
5/5
Culture & Values
Pros
Friendly office
Cons
Very strict regulations

Productive, challenging, enjoyable when you can recover money back to a cardholders account.

4.6
Fraud Detection Analyst - Tulsa, OK - June 29, 2021
Taking calls in fraud retention, talking to client, collecting information to serve our clients with the Best services possible. Call Center, transfer calls to correct departments with the best professional voice to keep client calm, and assured them we will provide the best service. Balance dispute file.
Ratings
5/5
Salary & Benefits
4/5
Professional Growth
4/5
Work-Life balance
5/5
Recognition & Support
5/5
Culture & Values
Pros
Separate cubicle’s with no interference. Friendly environment w/co-workers willing to work together
Cons
Busy, overtime required as much as possible. I was always available for working overtime

Management is not good

4.6
Card Operator - Omaha, NE - March 26, 2021
Worked there for 2 years workplace was a good place but management was worse. Chances of personal growth is there but people there have groupism and they tend to choose their own people
Ratings
5/5
Salary & Benefits
5/5
Professional Growth
5/5
Work-Life balance
5/5
Recognition & Support
3/5
Culture & Values
Pros
Gives bravo sometimes
Cons
Lost Apple Watch but no help to find out

Very active and motivating

5.0
Telecom Project Manager - Denver, CO - March 24, 2021
First data was a very friendly place to work and if we needed anything management got it for us. We also traveled a lot to different sites to install telecommunication equipment. Our vendors were great they would set us up with golf outings when the weather was nice.
Ratings
5/5
Salary & Benefits
5/5
Professional Growth
5/5
Work-Life balance
5/5
Recognition & Support
5/5
Culture & Values
Pros
Golf with vendors
Cons
No longer around. They were bought out

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