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Poor Appraisal process,Low pay,no onsite

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

Pros

1)Lots of projects
2)Trainings (esp in Avanade) are good.Good chance to learn new Microsoft skills.
3)Flexible work timings(Though varies from project to project)
4)Direct Client exposure
5)More accountability and Responsibility to work.It provides a greater path to take more initiatives in technical area.
6)Managers do have technical bent of mind and understand the system.

Cons

1)Screwed up Appraisal process.Appraisal greatly depends on the current project the time of Appraisal where little importance given to previous feedbacks.
2)Client is God over here so a little bad feedback from client can screw up your whole appraisal and promotion.
3)Pay discrimination with laterals.
4)Managers are only technical no leadership skills.
5)No onsite opportunities.Only fake onsite opportunities are promised at the time of leaving.Long term onsites are absent except 2-3 months travel.
6)Less respect for employess,poor work life balance,Poor Reward and appriciation.
7)Supervisors are more about client focused would hardly focus on sub-ordinates productivity enhancements.
8)High attrition,works with contract employess in many projects compromising quality.
 9)Dim chance for lateral career shift.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Improve your leadership skills.Reach out to developers,sr. developers for their concern,Hold meetings timely to motivate people and put employee satisfaction into action.Create long term Onsite opportunities not just make fake offers at the time of leaving.

No opinion of CEO

Other reviews for Accenture

  1.  

    Okay Kind of Co. to Work for

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Software Engineer  in  Hyderābād (India)
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Hyderābād (India)

    Pros

    Good place to have fun.....lot of partying and stuff...-:)
    You can go places if you have good relationship with Managers...

    Cons

    Lot of politics...
    Middle management is not very talented...sometimes freshers do overshadow their supervisors..
    Pay Package below market standard

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Should focus on employee retention

    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Great to SM...not so much for SE

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Accenture is a great place that you can quickly advance up through Senior Manager.

    Cons

    Once you make senior manager, it is difficult to break into the new SE career path.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    pay long term employees like you do experienced hires

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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