HCL Technologies Reviews in India

Updated September 19, 2014
Updated September 19, 2014
3,049 Reviews
3.3
3,049 Reviews
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HCL Technologies CEO Anant Gupta
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Review Highlights

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

  • Work environment is more friendly & provides full opportunity to take lead in higher responsibilities (in 206 reviews)


Cons
  • Working timings needs to be streamlined to allow better work life balance (in 57 reviews)

  • Only company words say "employee first" but no concern on employee whatsoever (in 82 reviews)

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  1.  

    Good to work

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

    I have been working at HCL Technologies full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good work environment. Good work life balance.

    Cons

    Frequent relocation. Facilities for employees are not good.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Good place to work , perfect work life balance

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff  in  Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at HCL Technologies full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    established organization,
    on time salary,
    perfect for ladies.

    Cons

    salary will be comparatively low.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    please consider giving 2 digit hikes.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  3.  

    Good place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Specialist  in  Noida (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Specialist in Noida (India)

    I worked at HCL Technologies full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good place to work
    Nice cafeteria
    I had no problems while working at HCL

    Cons

    Growth can be questionable
    HR department not powerful
    Increments are ok, however unpredictable

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Initiate programs for growth of employees
    Address problems of employees in an effective manner
    Make the Company HR oriented

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Exp at HCL

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at HCL Technologies full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good Work-life balance, Flexible timiings, Long term billing

    Cons

    No good compensation for employees who serve longer period, No good hike, No proper promotion cycle. No career growth.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    HCLTECH good to work

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

    I have been working at HCL Technologies full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good Atmosphere to work and learn

    Cons

    No recognition and hikes are very less

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    I am not satisfied with

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at HCL Technologies

    Pros

    good work life balance,
    no stress,

    Cons

    no hikes, no scope, no growth

  8.  

    PMO and Operations

    Current Employee - Senior Manager -Operations  in  Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Manager -Operations in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at HCL Technologies full-time

    Pros

    Good exposure and leadership learning

    Cons

    Work life balance, promotions and frequent change of accounts

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

  9.  

    best place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Member of Technical Staff  in  Bangalore (India)
    Former Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Bangalore (India)

    I worked at HCL Technologies full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    friendly employees, best managers, entertainment

    Cons

    training, appraisal, fun activities, cultural events, dress code

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    slow growth up the ladder and unbelievably low appraisal amount

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Good Company to Work With

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

    I have been working at HCL Technologies full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good work Environment, Timings, Flexibility

    Cons

    Hike, Career Growth, Bonus, Facilities,

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Employee first should be implemented

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  11.  

    Software Engineer/ Analyst

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

    I worked at HCL Technologies full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly environment, Good work life balance

    Cons

    Difficult to work in desired field

    Recommends

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