Cognizant Technology Solutions

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Reviews in Pune, India

Updated December 17, 2014
Updated December 17, 2014
6,026 Reviews
3.5
6,026 Reviews
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Cognizant Technology Solutions President & CEO Frank D'Souza
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good work culture, Visa processing is streamline compare to other Indian based company (in 586 reviews)

  • gt; pretty good work-life balance, but still this depends on the project you get (in 536 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-life balance is poor as more work is expected than pure US based companies (in 365 reviews)

  • No work -life balance, a training period of one year for freshers (in 83 reviews)

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  1.  

    Awesome Experience

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

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

    Pros

    Great Work Life Balance
    No Mandatory Work Hours
    Recognition for your work
    Hikes better than Service Industry Peers.

    Cons

    Trainee Absorption not great.
    Visa Policy for Entry Level Employees is bad

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  2.  

    One of the best Organizations to work for...

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

    I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions

    Pros

    global values,good managers,balanced work life

    Cons

    might get stuck in long projects

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Very nice and cool company to work for.

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

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Nice environment
    Not much work pressure
    Competitive environment
    world class training

    Cons

    i don't find any cons as of now.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Very Good organization to work at

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

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

    Pros

    policies are good, training is good and working time is not strict, just complete your work

    Cons

    salary hike is okay..work life balance is very good

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Everything seems good. really good and satisfied

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    My work place is my second home

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

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

    Pros

    Growing Organisation, work life balance, good opportunities

    Cons

    I have found here are no cons

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Good to join as a lateral,Not that much good for Fresher

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

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

    Pros

    I have experience of working at cognizant for almost 2.5 years.
    It was awesome working in cognizant, i got to learn a lot of new things,
    Seniors are really helpfull.

    Cons

    Company benefits are not that good for employee.The company is completely manager oriented. The promotions and hike is given on the basis of your relation with manager rather than on performance.There should be 360 Degree review process.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  8.  

    pa

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

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions

    Pros

    Easy life, less work stress

    Cons

    NO cons i could find

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep it up

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Fairly Good

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

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Nice and simple environment.
    Good policies.

    Cons

    Not good hike.
    rigid growth opportunities.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    give more salary hike

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  10.  

    Be aware of bfs departments specifically CS. wont b able to come out from it if u join

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

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time

    Pros

    job security
    work life balance for those who are managers favourite

    Cons

    its a managers company. if uare straight forward person then u will b screwed up.
    Big politics company.
    hopeless management

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    improve middle level and talent management

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
  11.  

    Good place to work except for few cons

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

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

    Pros

    Onsite opportunities, good paymaster, good place to learn

    Cons

    Godfather culture in every project, some managers can be unreasonable

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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