Computer Sciences Corp

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Computer Sciences Corp Reviews

Updated November 21, 2014
Updated November 21, 2014
2,919 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Very good work-life balance (as long as they keep you on the payrolls), good pay (in 283 reviews)

  • The opportunity to work from home "IF" it was written in the initial contract (in 115 reviews)


Cons
  • work-life balance advertised as being important when in reality it should be work (in 52 reviews)

  • Very bad senior management, dont even have ethics or know to speak proper English (in 87 reviews)

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  1.  

    No Ot pay

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Remote Systems Administrative in Norwich, CT
    Current Employee - Remote Systems Administrative in Norwich, CT

    I have been working at Computer Sciences Corp full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Wonderful facility Great hardware/software. Great teammates.

    Cons

    Worked on a high visibility,high value account. Mgmt would bend over backward, causing undue stress on employees.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stand up for your self, don't let the acct bully you into bullying your #1 asset (your people)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Logistics Engineer

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    Current Employee - Logistics Engineer
    Current Employee - Logistics Engineer

    I have been working at Computer Sciences Corp full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good Opportunities, business diversity around the world

    Cons

    New policy of forced vacation on December

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Field Service Engineer

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Field Engineer in Falls Church, VA
    Former Employee - Senior Field Engineer in Falls Church, VA

    I worked at Computer Sciences Corp full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good pay, good management, great promotion opportunities.

    Cons

    Didn't vet employees well enough before hiring them.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Screen perspective employees better.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    CSC

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Computer Sciences Corp

    Pros

    Good company to work for.

    Cons

    Good company to work for, none.

  6.  

    Awesome place to work

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Computer Sciences Corp full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Compensation and work-life balance are good, so is training. There are talented people who work here and management cares about everyone's well-being.

    Cons

    Very big company, needs more structure

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    csc a good place to work, learn, contribute

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Computer Scientist in Greenbelt, MD
    Former Employee - Senior Computer Scientist in Greenbelt, MD

    I worked at Computer Sciences Corp full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    balance of work, home life, good people

    Cons

    management that became too heavy on system/software process and to light on hard-engineering

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    360 degree employee evaluations would help; focus on engineering

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Excellent Friendly Company; Very Proud to have worked there

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    Former Employee - Senior Consultant
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant

    I worked at Computer Sciences Corp full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    There were very professional people; good comradery; learned alot; excellent manager

    Cons

    One project I worked on ECSS got to unwieldy; that project was managed poorly and planned poorly to get the lowest bid; failed miserably

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Do not cut corners to get the lowest bid. ECSS should be a learning experience.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Applications support

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Applications Support in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    Former Employee - Applications Support in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)

    I worked at Computer Sciences Corp as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    Friendly supervisors in a food environment

    Cons

    Not enough travel. Too much desk job

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More travel

    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Great experience

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Hyderābād (India)
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in Hyderābād (India)

    I have been working at Computer Sciences Corp full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flexibility.
    Excellent Work Culture
    Competent Salary
    Very good and honest top management. Lots of clarity in company policies.

    Cons

    None so far.
    But technical training capabilities has lots of space for improvement

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please continue the good work

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Used to be a great company to work with, but not now.....still a very good company to work with....

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Noida (India)
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Noida (India)

    I have been working at Computer Sciences Corp full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good opportunities for high performers
    Respect for ethical conduct
    A lot of respect for high performers
    Strong client base

    Cons

    Going through a series of changes, a few are not liked and understood by many
    Lack of clarity for future
    Less career growth opportunities
    Slightly lower salaries

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be clear in your communication, changes are good but they have to be consistent with past and future
    India leadership should take centre stage in decision making
    Provide career growth opportunitie, it would help in attracting talent

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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