Tata Consultancy Services

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Tata Consultancy Services Reviews

Updated October 24, 2014
Updated October 24, 2014
8,191 Reviews
3.4
8,191 Reviews
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Tata Consultancy Services CEO & Managing Director Natarajan Chandrasekaran
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Great work life balance but to one needs patience to move ahead with carrer in TCS (in 945 reviews)

  • Good work culture, not too much stress in work, no working hours pressure (in 488 reviews)


Cons
  • The time-off policies can be made little flexible to maintain work-life balance (in 225 reviews)

  • If you are average /Below performer your life is hell -----> less salary (in 199 reviews)

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  1.  

    Good experience with customer handling.

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services

    Pros

    Good Training oppurtunities are being provided.

    Cons

    Compensation is big drawback and not aligned to insdustry standrds.

  2.  

    this is a secured job

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Data Warehouse Specialist in New Brunswick, NJ
    Current Employee - Data Warehouse Specialist in New Brunswick, NJ

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    nice work environment, job security, company policies are transparent

    Cons

    Less number of development projects.More interested in long term support projects.
    Low salary structure.
    High bench strength.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    need to improve salary structure

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Overall you get a lot of varieties of work and many talented people to work with you.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Business Relationship Manager in Norwalk, CT
    Current Employee - Business Relationship Manager in Norwalk, CT

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Huge employee base, availability of lots of tools and assets for reuse.

    Cons

    Level or seniority is missing. 80% employees are 5 years or less experience.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Focus on improving quality of associates by mandatory training and certifications.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Great Experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Delhi, CA
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Delhi, CA

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Work Life Balance
    Lot of oppurtunities
    Great working environment

    Cons

    hike in salary is low
    You Have to Struggle Hard to grab the oppurtunities

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    increase salary

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Nice place to start a career

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Computer Programmer in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Computer Programmer in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Job safety , option to switch technologies

    Cons

    limited career growth , no pay rise after 5-7 years

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Good Work life balance

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - ServiceNow Architect | ITSM Consultant in Stamford, CT
    Current Employee - ServiceNow Architect | ITSM Consultant in Stamford, CT

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good higer management, Company Values

    Cons

    Less research and product developement opportunities

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Dynamic Work Experience

    Current Employee - Assistant Consultant in Elk Grove, IL
    Current Employee - Assistant Consultant in Elk Grove, IL

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Training, Best in class leadership, Credibility for work

    Cons

    Need more revisions on compensations and benefits

  9.  

    Average!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Tata Consultancy Services full-time

    Pros

    There was not much learning in the project that I worked in. I can't think of any pros.

    Cons

    Working long hours, no recognition.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Too much politics involved when it comes to giving ratings to employees.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  10.  

    Good to start with ..

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Tata Consultancy Services full-time

    Pros

    Brand value, Good stepping stone for starting off IT career, good learning opportunities and great colleagues to work with

    Cons

    HR policies not associate friendly, expects employees to work whenever needed, anytime of the day, with no recognition or incentive.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Kindly ensure employees work/life balance is not tilted only towards work.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Good experience with lot of self learning

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services

    Pros

    Good learning apportunity as fresher.
    Good scope of onsite apportunity.
    Easy to get transfer for female associates.

    Cons

    Resource Management Group is worst.
    Getting release from project is very difficult.
    Managers are from technical background, having more experience. Little managerial skills.
    Lot of politics.
    Componsetion not competitive.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be employee friendly.
    advice to freshers - Never ever join domestic/internal project.

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