IBM Reviews in Houston, TX

Updated September 7, 2014
Updated September 7, 2014
11,580 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Most managers are pretty flexible if you want to work from home a couple days a week (in 1228 reviews)

  • There are no unrealistic expectations causing work-life balance to be messed up (in 1189 reviews)


Cons
  • Though the company espouses work life balance there is no getting away from work (in 373 reviews)

  • Senior Management thinks that too many metrics are replacement for good management (in 202 reviews)

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  1.  

    This is a stable and fast-growing enviornment, great benefits, and potential transfer within the company.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Team Lead  in  Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Team Lead in Houston, TX

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    fast growing environment, great benefits, work/life balance

    Cons

    no salary increase, too many procedures to follow.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    promotions

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Great company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Deployment Manager  in  Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Deployment Manager in Houston, TX

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

    Pros

    Excellent benefits. Excellent management. Talented professionals.

    Cons

    Moving some IT work offshore to be competitive

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Higher level management works a lot of overtime.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    A great company

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX

    I have been working at IBM

    Pros

    A great stock to own

    Cons

    Big, sometimes a number...but you must pull information, pull career development activities.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    No comment

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