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Updated Jul 26, 2014

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3.9 145 reviews

98% Approve of the CEO

EPAM President, CEO, and Director Arkadiy Dobkin

Arkadiy Dobkin

(89 ratings)

91% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Career development is very professional, lots of opportunities to improve your skills, both hard & soft skills (in 6 reviews)

  • Many different projects in different areas and technologies, lot of experience (in 7 reviews)


Cons
  • Low salary for developers, not often promotions (in 9 reviews)

  • Hard to change project in company, there isn't clear way to change customer unit (in 4 reviews)

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    Good company to start for people from exUSSR. Perfect company to learn how things work in IT.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsPerfectly working processes.
    Great minds.
    Great social network, HR and events, wide projects variety, freedom of project choice.
    Good salaries in Belarus.

    ConsLow salaries in USA branches.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep going

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

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    It all depends on account and project

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsIt is pretty big mature company, got offices in many countries, everything else is pretty much standard. If you like to run your own startup in parallel, this might be your choice

    ConsAs I said, it all depends on account and project. If you may stuck on a bad project for years

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    A great company for beginners as well as experienced software engineers

    Lead Software Engineer (Current Employee) Mountain View, CA

    ProsOpportunity to relocate to the US: EPAM has solid background in hiring talented people from Belarus, Ukraine and Russia and getting them to the US
    Opportunity to work for big top US companies as a vendor
    Competent and helpful HR: helped me a lot with immigration (not only) questions
    Stability

    ConsSalaries: are not as high as in big top companies. Though, if you show good performance...
    Bonuses: small
    No 401K plan

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

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    your choice

    Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee) Mountain View, CA

    Prosthere are a lot of different professionals, and mostly they work much better than Indian or Chinese engineer, but the problem with language

    Consthere is low salary, no corporate benefits.

    Advice to Senior Managementbe more polite to people

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    Project Manager (Current Employee) Atlanta, GA

    ProsGood for initial career growth

    ConsAverage salaries are lower then market rates

    Advice to Senior ManagementPlease see and acknowledge best resources, otherwise they will take a chance somewhere else

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    A good company to work

    Senior Software Support Engineer (Current Employee) New York, NY

    ProsBenefits, Stability, HRMs, Experts, People

    Consno-rocket-science, compensation doesn't match market, internal tools, slow business processes

    Advice to Senior ManagementInvest in bleeding-edge expertise

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Highly professional workplace for an IT person

    Lead Software Engineer (Current Employee) Newtown, PA

    ProsGood working environment
    Professional colleagues
    Latest and greatest technology
    Agile company
    Good health insurance
    Ability to choose projects in different locations and industries

    ConsAverage compensation
    Travels may be required
    Need to show up before the management to get a good promotion

    Advice to Senior ManagementThink about employees and their satisfaction proactively - they are your main asset!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good way to relocate to the USA and jump to another company in USA

    Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee) Mountain View, CA

    ProsPay salary without delay
    have dental insurance

    Cons- Russian business mentality
    - Low salary
    - Low bonuses
    - no stock options
    - greedy management
    - some managers are idiots
    - bureaucracy

    Advice to Senior ManagementBodyshops are evil. I hope USA government will forbid soon getting H1B quata by bodyshops

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Good job to relocate to US

    Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee) Mountain View, CA

    Pros+ Exciting projects for top companies
    + Pay for relocation from Europe, assist in VISA

    Cons- Small compensation comparing with local companies

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    OK

    Programmer (Current Employee) Princeton, NJ

    ProsThe company has cool clients

    ConsThere is not opportunity to grow

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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