Hitachi Consulting Reviews

Updated April 24, 2015
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Hitachi Consulting President and CEO Philip R. Parr
Philip R. Parr
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Pros
  • can maintain very good work life balance (in 41 reviews)

  • The culture is very relaxed and the people are great (in 29 reviews)

Cons
  • Can be stressful and sometimes work/ life balance can be a challenge (in 14 reviews)

  • Senior managers and senior management do dirty politics (in 13 reviews)

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  1. A good consulting Organization

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager Technology Solutions in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Manager Technology Solutions in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Hitachi Consulting (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good work life balance
    Great people to work with
    Nice projects to work on
    Flexibility to change projects depending on career goals

    Cons

    None that I have experienced or can think of

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work


  2. I would say one of the best things about working at Hitachi Consulting are the people.

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Consultant in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Hitachi Consulting

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    I would say one of the best things about working at Hitachi Consulting are the people.

    Cons

    If you're having a hard time thinking of something to write, you might want to think about explaining some of the reasons behind your ratings.

    Advice to Management

    I would say one of the best things about working at Hitachi Consulting are the people.


  3. Great culture

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Hitachi Consulting full-time (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great culture, work environment, people, work/life balance

    Cons

    Compensation, limited benefits, type of projects


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  5. Growing firm finding its way

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Hitachi Consulting

    No opinion of CEO
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good people who work hard and typically exceed client expectations. Employee experience depends on local leadership. In general, supportive of personal time for special circumstances.

    Cons

    Inconsistent culture. Hard to get collaboration on national projects. National pursuit of business Typically leads to a lot of travel.

    Advice to Management

    Make strategic investments in people and follow through.


  6. growth opportunity at a small firm

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    Current Employee - Manager in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Manager in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Hitachi Consulting

    No opinion of CEO
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    small company with many opportunities to grow and expand skil sets

    Cons

    small firm and limited number of projects

    Advice to Management

    so far doing a good job. Need to establish a stronger corporate culture, corporate image and brand


  7. Helpful (2)

    Could do better

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Hitachi Consulting full-time (More than 5 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Low expectations of employees. Wide range of projects and technologies. Decent opportunities to training.

    Cons

    Just not a compelling or interesting place to work. A lot of "old school" VPs who are not interested in creative ideas; only in making their numbers. Hitachi is still focused on ERP which is a dying service. There are very few projects which are interesting and even fewer people that know how to sell them.

    Advice to Management

    Implement a "no jerk" policy.



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