Cognizant Technology Solutions

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Reviews in Pune India

Updated Jul 23, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.6 462 reviews

92% Approve of the CEO

Cognizant Technology Solutions President & CEO Frank D'Souza

Frank D'Souza

(363 ratings)

86% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good work culture compared to other offshoring companies(in 496 reviews)

  • Better work-life balance as compared to top tier consulting companies(in 415 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-Life Balance & Onshore opportunities depends on the project you are into(in 288 reviews)

  • No work life balance because of nightly offshore calls(in 64 reviews)

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    Best work culture

    Programmer Analyst (Former Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsBest work culture.
    Good experience with clients
    Nice work place

    ConsSalary, work load, incentives, promotions, work timings, flexibility

    Advice to Senior ManagementThey should trust new comers and give responsibilities to them

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Intern (Former Employee) Pune (India)

    Prosits a best place to work

    Consthere are no cons and a good place to work

    Advice to Senior Managementnone

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good Experience

    Senior Associate - Projects (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsWork life balance , growth

    ConsNone that I can think of now

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Greate Work culture

    PAT (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsNice work culture and helpfull seniors

    ConsMay have to stay without work for a long time

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

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    Senior Process Executive

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsAwesome work culture, good bonus payouts

    Conslearning and development is missing

    Advice to Senior ManagementTake up L&D for junior people

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great company with good value for employees

    Programmer Analyst (Former Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsVery process oriented, helpful people, lots of learning opportunities,, at par pay scale

    Conshave to be very patient for good appraisals

    Advice to Senior Managementkeep the good momentum going

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

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    Ok, nothing bad

    Manager (Former Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsVery aggressive and competitive in terms of productive utilization. Gets the best out of you. Good variable structure.

    ConsNot much focus on employee welfare

    Advice to Senior ManagementInvest on middle management to improve the quality of work culture.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great place to work and fulfill your dreams

    Associate - Projects (Former Employee) Pune (India)

    Pros1) Get responsibility
    2) Good compensation
    3) Work life balance
    4) Lots of ways for learning

    Cons1) Company has grown very fast so many people got promotion at very less experience. All others are fine but when it comes to Manager, I found many of them are incapable to this task
    2) No flexibility to switch verticals or change career path

    Advice to Senior ManagementFirst check your skills and experience and then think about the attrition rate
    When you work on this then many negative factors like biasing will get easily removed

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

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    Great learning curve, lesser perks

    Programmer Analyst (Former Employee) Pune (India)

    Pros- One of the best companies to start your career. Cognizant empowers freshers well and they are bound to perform well when trusted with responsibilities given.
    - Fantastic work culture. Top management is helping and encouraging. Also, work system is well balanced and systematically run.
    - Work-life balance varies from project to project. But in general, the balance drifts more towards positive ground.

    Cons- Average compensation structure and growth. pay packages are meagre when compared with other companies of same portfolio.

    Advice to Senior ManagementProvide more attractive compensations and growth opportunities.

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

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    Great Organization for Software Testers

    Software Test Engineer (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    Pros-Good Work
    -Very friendly atmosphere & Open Door Policies
    -Very good for People who want to learn & Grow

    Cons-Too much Politics During Promotions & Appraisals
    -Onsite Opportunities have reduced.
    -Some Employees are too Lazy and technical Skill is low

    Advice to Senior Management-Make Onsite Rotational

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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