Aricent
3.3 of 5 789 reviews
www.aricent.com East Brunswick, NJ 5000+ Employees

Aricent Reviews

Updated Apr 22, 2014
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3.3 789 reviews

                             

70% Approve of the CEO

Aricent CEO Frank Kern

Frank Kern

(152 ratings)

74% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "versatile, flexible working hours, amazing place to learn many tech stuffs as a fresher"
    in 55 reviews
  • "work life balance is good , less competition compared to other companies , nice co workers"
    in 44 reviews
Cons:
  • "Work/Life balance not good if you are a good performer"
    in 27 reviews
  • "No work from home option which results in late night stays at office"
    in 11 reviews
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Potential to fast-track your career

Marketing (Former Employee)
San Francisco, CA

I worked at Aricent full-time for more than a year

ProsLarge company, many opportunities to shine

ConsIs hierarchical, so need to navigate the

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Aricent- Senior Software Engineer

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Aricent full-time for more than 3 years

ProsPackage is good....avg in market

Consworks mostly in c lang and telecom domain.

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

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Growth constraints are more, as compared to competetor companies.

Engineering Project Manager (Current Employee)
Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

I have been working at Aricent full-time for more than 8 years

ProsGenerally good people you'll meet around

ConsGrowth is "time" or "tuning with boss" based and not necessarily "contribution" based.

Advice to Senior ManagementBe employee friendly

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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good for freshers

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Aricent

Prosvery good training for freshers

Consfreshers are mostly given the testing work despite being trained for development

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Technical Leader (Current Employee)
Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

I have been working at Aricent full-time for more than 8 years

Prosgood culture and management. Personal growth is also here and mostly depends upon the performance u have given in current year.

ConsAricent does not give the salary as per the industry standrad. but the company culture is very good and they also have the good wireless work to do.

Advice to Senior ManagementPls give the salary as per the industry standrad.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good place to work

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

I have been working at Aricent full-time for more than a year

ProsReach to managment and company take care of their employees

Consno such cons i found while working there

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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good

Senior Executive - Human Resources (Former Employee)
Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

I worked at Aricent full-time for more than a year

Prosscope to learn a lot

Conscompensation and work life balance

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

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A good company for freshers and married

Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

I have been working at Aricent full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGood work Culture, flexible timings, healthy communication

ConsSome HR policies, a bit far from urban area,

Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to revise policies.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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It was a great learning experience

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Aricent full-time

Pros- Great set of co-workers
- Lot of challenging work

Cons- Less onsite opportunities for everyone

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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It Depends on your luck

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Aricent for more than 3 years

ProsComfort for people who stay for long (not everytime though). Some people lucky to get all they want. Good depth in telecom.

ConsSalary, Incentive (which they say part of CTC).
No grooming of Managers

Advice to Senior ManagementTry train your managers

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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