ThoughtWorks

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Nice place...can be better

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Project Manager in Chennai (India)
Current Employee - Project Manager in Chennai (India)

I have been working at ThoughtWorks full-time (more than an year)

Pros

- Interesting people
- Strong focus on social responsibility
- Some good projects to work in
- Good laptops, food and most of the crowd is actually nice

Cons

- Only "some" good projects; days of ThoughtWorks will do the most critical projects is over
- Very little opportunities for mid-level folks coming in from outside

Advice to ManagementAdvice

- Hope some of the things being tried out recently in India will work.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Technology leader with a social view

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at ThoughtWorks full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    + Best of the class developers.
    + Awesome Culture.
    + Social Impact Projects.
    + Wide range of technologies and promoting Polyglot developers.
    + Free food and juice counter.
    + Foos Ball, Pool, Table Tennis, and Carom.
    + Friendly HR Policies, such as unlimited Sick Leave, Mobile and Internet Allowance, Health and Wellness policy.
    + Follow Agile principles religiously to a great extend, such as Pair Programming, Information Radiator, Stand up meetings and IPMs.
    + Regular All hands meet to discuss the issues and updates with in the organization.
    + Various Internal Conferences, such as XConf and external Conferences, such as VodQA, DevCamp and RubyConf, that are used to share the state of the art technology updates.
    + Thoughtworks Technology Radar.
    + Away days at exotic locations such as Goa and Ooty.

    Cons

    - Accelerated Growth in short time, which would impact the culture.
    - Compensation is not at par with other companies that hold such potential people.
    - Work from Home is not practical for developers, as pair programming is a custom.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Amazing job with amazing people

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Consultant Developer in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil)
    Current Employee - Consultant Developer in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil)

    I have been working at ThoughtWorks full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Flat hierarchy company; Flexible people; Experts everywhere; Learning everytime;

    Cons

    Office is inside a university campus so we have some restrictions because of that

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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