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HCL Technologies Reviews in India

Updated Jul 23, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.3 1,848 reviews

70% Approve of the CEO

HCL Technologies CEO Anant Gupta

Anant Gupta

(472 ratings)

69% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Provides the work life balance which is a major concern in todays corporate world(in 232 reviews)

  • HCL gives you opportunities to learn and grow but its depends on you as well as on your managers(in 77 reviews)


Cons
  • Working timings needs to be streamlined to allow better work life balance(in 56 reviews)

  • Only company words say "employee first" but no concern on employee whatsoever(in 81 reviews)

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    Good place to work

    Linux Administrator (Current Employee)

    ProsGood Package, Free cab, learning & development

    ConsLong working hours (9.30) and in some project night shift are more. Relocation is possible only after 18 months, no night shift allowance in infra

    Advice to Senior ManagementProvide honest appraisal and proper location to work

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Not a great place to work if you are ambitious

    Analyst (Current Employee) Hyderābād (India)

    ProsEmployee will be benifited if he belongs to a higher level management.

    ConsSlow growth for beginners. Experience counts more than knowledge, does not offer a competetive salary package,

    Advice to Senior Management'Employee first client next ' - prove this !

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good experience with some good work culture

    SAP Basis Consultant (Former Employee) Noida (India)

    ProsJob Security and good for freshers.

    Consonly support work comes for work

    Advice to Senior Managementgive chance to every one

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

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    New experience

    Teach Support Executive (Former Employee) Noida (India)

    ProsGot some exposure and learned new things, in terms of salary, they dont give much salary. Feel proud when u work for a branded company, other wise benefits are very less.

    ConsPoor management, Growth is very difficult. Dont stay in this company for too long, else the management will fire you after 4-5 yrs if you are an average performer.

    Advice to Senior ManagementTreat us like a human being

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good company but never know when they will get work for the people

    Lead Engineer (Current Employee) Bangalore (India)

    Prosgood technological work. fibre channel storage like the technologies like NAS and SAN --- FCP, SCSI , iSCSI, FCOE Visualization etc...

    ConsThey will fire the employees at any point of time. Management do not know when they will get projects from their clients.

    Deployment allowance is very bad. you will loose this component if you are not in billing.

    Advice to Senior ManagementBe positive and No politics

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Company review

    Architect (Current Employee) Bangalore (India)

    ProsGood company to work for

    ConsNot many growth opportunities here

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    Title of my review

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsWork pressure is less when compared to others

    ConsWork quality is less when compared to others

    Advice to Senior ManagementAs if they really care

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    lots of opportunities for career development

    Lead Engineer (Current Employee) Bangalore (India)

    Proslots of opportunities for career development

    Conscomparatively low salary and below industry standard

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Too much work pressure to bad Appraisal

    Technical Specialist (Former Employee) Chennai (India)

    Prosgood learning experience and exposure

    Conswork-life balance, office culture, Appraisal system not transparent (even with a good rating your hike will be less than the individuals with lower rating and rating is never a measure for promotions)

    Advice to Senior ManagementFocus on performers.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    Satisfied

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Chennai (India)

    ProsIt depends on the project to get exposure.

    ConsLess Hike.
    Onsite opportunity is less.

    Advice to Senior ManagementConsider employees first.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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