Cognizant Technology Solutions

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Reviews

Updated December 24, 2014
Updated December 24, 2014
6,052 Reviews
3.5
6,052 Reviews
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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.  

    Work culture review in cognizant

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    Current Employee - Associate - Projects in West Des Moines, IA
    Current Employee - Associate - Projects in West Des Moines, IA

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions

    Pros

    Work culture in cognizant is very good. But you need to wait for lot of time for promotion

    Cons

    Getting promotion in cognizant is bit difficult

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Consider the people who are working for long duration in the organization

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Very good mentorship, great working experience, but will make less than other consulting firms.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions

    Pros

    Very good experience, receiving mentorship from a number of very experience consultants who enjoy teaching younger resources.

    Cons

    Consultants are extremely qualified but undervalued by clients.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Work on client perception of business consultants at Cognizant, and prioritize transforming the CBC practice into a tier 1 consulting practice.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  3.  

    a great company to work with.

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions

    Pros

    good salary hikes and smart people

    Cons

    sometimes you are pushed to achieve your goals

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep up the good work

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  5.  

    Technical Analyst

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions

    Pros

    Very friendly colleague, great place to start the career, great and fast learning experience

    Cons

    long working hours and stressful

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Programmer ANalsyt

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    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst
    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst

    I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Amazing place to work for newcomers. Relatively new emplpoyees and so work culture is awesome

    Cons

    Due to too mnay recruitment that happened, promotion within is not great.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More layers of promotion is needed to stimulate within compnay emplouyee satisfactions

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Outstanding

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions

    Pros

    Excellent work culture...
    Client focused Organization....

    Cons

    Too many opportunities, keeps you busy

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    great company

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions

    Pros

    good work life balance.stable company

    Cons

    green card processing is slow

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    keep up good work

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Associate operations manager

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    Current Employee - Technical Lead in Denver, CO
    Current Employee - Technical Lead in Denver, CO

    I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Stable job. Employee friendly,Good health insurance, 401k,Relocation assistance is really nice. They take care of everything like lease breakage, house hold transportation.

    Cons

    Less salary if you have hired from India compare to on site hire. Promotion and good hikes are limited to manager favorite persons.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Great company to work with

    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Employee - Senior Associate
    Current Employee - Senior Associate

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

    Pros

    Exposure to work in different technology
    Perks are good

    Cons

    Yearly leaves are very less.

    Recommends
  11.  

    Great company to work for and with

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions

    Pros

    Excellent work culture,a very encouraging and motivational atmosphere that makes you strive harder for success. Leadership is very focused, performance review and feedback rounds at end of the year are very productive.

    Cons

    Can't think if anything really. Always felt this is a great place to work. Dream Company for me and hope to find a good match again in the future

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