IGATE Reviews

Updated March 27, 2015
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Pros
  • Good work life balance but quality of work depends on the project you are assigned to (in 55 reviews)

  • tremendous opportunity to learn, faster promotion if u r extra ordinary (in 35 reviews)

Cons
  • I have never seen work life balance for me in my entire journey of iGate (in 23 reviews)

  • Notice Period (3 months and they wont accept BUY OUT even if you are on bench) (in 48 reviews)

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  1. Good to start you career

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at IGATE

    Pros

    You will have Versatile opportunities to learn

    Cons

    The hours can become long, and you will work from office majorly

  2. Good company. Good environment

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Boston, MA
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Boston, MA

    I have been working at IGATE

    Pros

    good work environment. Learning management is good. Good client base across geographically. Excellent infrastructure, transport is also good. Top management good

    Cons

    Vertical expand. Management .salary structure. Good

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    nothing

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3. work exp

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at IGATE

    Pros

    good company to work for

    Cons

    work balnce bad hard schedules

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  5. Good learning for service industry

    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at IGATE

    Pros

    Good on the job training

    Cons

    Service industry has less learning opportunities and less onsite opportunities for developers

    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6. Not an employee friendly company if you are in USA

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Minneapolis, MN
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Minneapolis, MN

    I have been working at IGATE full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    More than industry average onsite salary
    Good place to learn industry best practices

    Cons

    Not suitable for processing green card
    Too much internal politics related to onshore-offshore power control
    Poor work environment (typical Indian mentality although working in USA)
    Poor resource management

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please stop the middle management from treating onshore employees as slaves and dance to the tune of offshore manager.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  7. IGATE is a good place to grow as a developer and have come accross different types of techlonogy

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Computer Programmer in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Computer Programmer in Seattle, WA

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

    Pros

    -Different technology experience
    -Good environment to work in

    Cons

    -Less compensation
    -Cannot work in multiple domains

  8. Depending on the type pf projects, the nature of work may vary from high quality to basic stuff for the same position

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in New York, NY

    I have been working at IGATE

    Pros

    Good onsite opportunities
    Varied culture
    Good service principles

    Cons

    Pathetic HR policies
    Less pay
    Highly political environment

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Promote more variable pay and bonus

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9. Good to work in this company for clients they have are good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in New York, NY

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

    Pros

    Have some good Projects especially in Finance

    Cons

    Pay package offered is not very good.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay as per the Industry standard

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10. Pleasant work environment

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Team Lead
    Former Employee - Team Lead

    I worked at IGATE full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Everybody is very helpful, they may or may not be a part of your team but they surely help you out.
    The 'company' is eager to listen to your opinions.
    Strong belief in on the job training.

    Cons

    Appraisal process at some point loses its benefits.
    There is not much emphasis on futuristic training (anticipating what we could train on that would help us in the future with our client.)

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    A hard look on the appraisal process is necessary.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11. Kind of work and its load highly depends on client and Manager

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at IGATE

    Pros

    There are onsite opportunities based on the project

    Cons

    Packages are standard not very high.

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