Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.5 of 5 4,413 reviews
www.cognizant.com Teaneck, NJ 5000+ Employees

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3.2 51 reviews

                             

94% Approve of the CEO

Cognizant Technology Solutions President & CEO Frank D'Souza

Frank D'Souza

(31 ratings)

70% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Test Engineer (Current Employee)
San Francisco, CA

I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than 5 years

Proswork life balance is better
better onsite oppurtunities

Conscompensation is poor
career growth differs across the company

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Very bad company to work for

Associate (Former Employee)
San Francisco, CA

I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than 3 years

ProsMore projects and growth oppurtunities

ConsVery poorly compensated.. too much politics .Managers and above enjoy all the benefits.Treats employees like crap.

Advice to Senior ManagementTreat employees below Managers with respect

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Work smart ( not hard) for your success and survival

Senior Manager (Current Employee)
San Francisco, CA

I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than 5 years

ProsFast growing organization, that means you have good chance to move up to the ladder if you can survive the politics.
Low salaries, but good medical and other benefits like ESOP and ESPP.
Can get, truely global experience.

ConsYou have to be online/work almost 24x7
You should know, when,how and whom to talk to your ideas... Else, you will find , nextbday, all your ideas published with your managers name on it!!!
You will be extremely successful, if you know : how to make "clien"t happy and increase revenues

Advice to Senior ManagementClient is important .... But not everything!!! Do not measure success of a person solely based on what clinrt says or how much person contributed towards new revennue generation!!!

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horrible in making payments. they treat contractors like slaves. they have to beg for salaries.

Consultant (Current Employee)
Oakland, CA

I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions

Prosgood brand name but that mis leads you. everyone here is quite happy because they are in the comfort zone. and the contractors are facing tremendous heat.

Conshorrible in paying the contractors. they route you through the prefered vendors with horrible payment terms of 45 days. and no one cares whether you are paid or not. the only dissapointing part but the most important one.

Advice to Senior Managementplease be considerate while hiring. dont hire without calculations. and please dont be regionally inclined and partial. please make sure the contractors are happy just as your employees would be. after all we are also a part and contributing towards the growth of CTS.

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