There are newer employer reviews for Hitachi Consulting
There are newer employer reviews for Hitachi Consulting

See Most Recent

Helpful (7)

Fairness shown by Middle Managers and Senior Management

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Consultant in Houston, TX
Current Employee - Consultant in Houston, TX
No opinion of CEO

Pros

There is a minority group inside Hitachi consulting that values talent and honesty over Gender, nationality, race etc when it comes to promotion and career advancement.

Cons

Majority of middle managers and VP's are unfair when it comes to promotion and poisitionng right employees in right projects. They lack leadership, inspiring committment, mentioring skills too.

Advice to Management

Dont thrust people into management roles, Top Manager who sells more modules shouldnt be made a VP. Allow people to develop skills in leading people, managing change etc.

Other Employee Reviews for Hitachi Consulting

  1. Helpful (4)

    Mediocre talent meeting the status quo

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Dallas, TX
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Initiative is generally recognized and rewarded Company is willing to make investments where appropriate Company can leverage a big name even though they are small Leadership generally reactive to employee needs (seems to be changing) Travel is usually accomodating (travel if you want or stay local if you want) Nice winter holiday break (office shuts down for at least a week) Generally turns down staff augmentation work unless very strategic

    Cons

    Horribly corrupt salary bands (ex: some SC salaries > some SM salaries) Poor total compensation (little/no bonus, no 401K match, zero 2010 raises) Out of touch senior leadership that also plays favorites Messed up culture born from growth by acquisition with an inability to grow organtically Large inconsistencies between geographies

    Advice to Management

    Almost every con I listed can be attributed to growth by acquisition. We are a big melting pot of different organizations, each with its own salaries and cultures. Perhaps Hitachi Consulting needs to put the brakes on fast growth and establish a consistent message, strategy, and culture before trying to grow rapidly.


  2. Helpful (1)

    Has been a good opportunity for me

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager Consulting Services in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Manager Consulting Services in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    One of the few companies in the last 20 years that has focused on my personal growth and development Opportunity to work with smart people Knowledge sharing between peers Support by local management

    Cons

    Onboarding processes is an opportunity for improvement

    Advice to Management

    Hire more people


There are newer employer reviews for Hitachi Consulting
There are newer employer reviews for Hitachi Consulting

See Most Recent

Work at Hitachi Consulting? Share Your Experiences

Hitachi Consulting

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.