Cognizant Technology Solutions

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Reviews in India

Updated September 15, 2014
Updated September 15, 2014
5,462 Reviews
3.5
5,462 Reviews
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Cognizant Technology Solutions President & CEO Frank D'Souza
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3,864 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good work culture starting from training to project deliverables (in 501 reviews)

  • Better work-life balance as compared to top tier consulting companies (in 422 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-Life Balance & Onshore opportunities depends on the project you are into (in 291 reviews)

  • No work life balance because of nightly offshore calls (in 65 reviews)

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3,046 Employee Reviews Back to all reviews

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  1.  

    nice place to work, good learning opportunities

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

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    nice people,friendly managers, work life balance, onsite opportunities

    Cons

    slow growth rate,departmentation constraints,crowded workplace, little recognition for hardwork

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    fast track growth of employees

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Good experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Associate - Projects  in  Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Associate - Projects in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly environment.
    Flexible timing .
    if you are at right designation and at account. ur growth will be good

    Cons

    Career growth and onsite depends on the account

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  3.  

    best place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst  in  Chennai (India)
    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst in Chennai (India)

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

    Pros

    good place to work and nice work life balance

    Cons

    i didn't see any cons

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Programmer Analyst Trainee

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst Trainee  in  Calcutta (India)
    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst Trainee in Calcutta (India)

    I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Nice work environment, good people, decent salary

    Cons

    monotonous work, you get to see both overly qualified and under qualified candidates working in the same team.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    It's a very nice place to work on.

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time

    Pros

    Trainings are excellent. Nice work atmosphere.

    Cons

    Salary is little bit low compared to other companies for the same experience.

  7.  

    Good place to work, with plentiful opportunities !

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Consultant  in  Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Consultant in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    1. Lots of Onsite Opportunities, if you lucky to get a visa
    2. Good Top Leadership and Transparency in Management
    3. Good Communication with Employees
    4. Job Security - is never a threat !
    5. Great (Free) Work Culture

    Cons

    1. Career Path is clear, but how to reach the path is unclear

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    1. Can do a better job of branding Cognizant in the market (besides company/revenue results, which has good coverage
    2. Keep up the communication with Empoyees. Great Job !

    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Best place for aspiring and enthusiastic characters

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Associate - Projects  in  Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Associate - Projects in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work life balance, Career growth.

    Cons

    Poor,average compensation and benefits, Promotions.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Good company to learn.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst  in  Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work timings, go green concept, outreach concept

    Cons

    Your hardwork is never equal to the criteria set by HR team for promotion.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Consider reading the mails sent by your fellow employees and if it really makes sense in your conscience please consider a reply.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Good Place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Developer  in  Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Developer in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good Work life balance
    Believe in Policy of transparency
    Good working opportunities and learnings
    and lots more good things

    Cons

    Don;t see any specific Cons.. :)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Its good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technical Lead  in  Calcutta (India)
    Current Employee - Technical Lead in Calcutta (India)

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

    Pros

    Flexible Work Culture. Good work environment. Support and Guidance from Seniors. Onshore opportunities are available as well once you work for some time.

    Cons

    I guess none in particular except for usual stuff associated with a top tier company.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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