IonIdea
2.4 of 5 23 reviews
www.ionidea.com Fairfax, VA 500 to 999 Employees

IonIdea Reviews

Updated Jun 13, 2014
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2.4 23 reviews

                             

62% Approve of the CEO

IonIdea Chairman and CEO Kishan G. Ananthram

Kishan G. Ananthram

(16 ratings)

42% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Excellent executive management & vision

    Senior Manager (Current Employee)
    Bangalore (India)

    Pros- Executive management has terrific credentials and vision
    - One of the best CEOs, inspires through true leadership ability and drive
    - Opportunities to grow, work with cross functional teams, and thriving environment, especially in sales
    - Friendly work culture, plenty of support for mid-level management and avenues to explore your own strategies

    Cons- A little too process oriented
    - Quality management processes need to be better defined
    - High attrition

    Advice to Senior Management- Please continue sharing your vision and do create/ better a structure to retain performers at all levels

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

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    Dont join this company employees are treated like dogs

    Confidential (Current Employee)
    Washington, DC

    ProsGood but weak CEO

    ConsBad bangalore management team, no respect for employee, employee are disrespected and treated very very bad, too much fear it is not possible to work without panicking, no job security, very bed decision to join

    Advice to Senior ManagementYou want us to succeed hire a entire new management team and terminate old dirty hopeless foul language using VP

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

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    Employees and Customers are equally valued !

    Operations Manager (Former Employee)
    Bangalore (India)

    ProsOpportunity to wear multiple hats, Close-knit culture, Growth prospects, Senior management highly approachable, Work/Life Balance etc. I will always be grateful for the opportunities to be exposed to something new and to be given challenging tasks that brought me out of my comfort zone. Most of all, I will be thankful for all the mentoring provided by the senior industry leaders

    ConsNo cons as far as my experience goes !

    Advice to Senior ManagementL&D, skill enhancement for employees needs to be priortized

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

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    Good Company to grow for beginners

    Technical Lead (Current Employee)
    Bangalore (India)

    ProsFriendly and trusted environment. Nice place to work as a individual contributor.

    ConsLess salary.
    No rewards.
    No Onsite oppurtunity.
    Team events are very very occasionally done.
    Poor management.
    You are not safe, if you are in bench pool.
    No free cabs.

    Advice to Senior ManagementManagers should have the vision to grow and increase the trust on your employees.

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

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    Compensation

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGood to start up but not for a long term career goal

    Conslack of work life balance, salary is average

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Worst Company

    Software Developer (Current Employee)
    Bangalore (India)

    Prosgood for those who want to gain some experience

    ConsTheir is no management at all...

    Advice to Senior ManagementAtleast show your face...

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

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    Provides opportunities to work in Good MNC's but the salary offered is way below the industry standards

    Software Test Engineer (Current Employee)
    Bangalore (India)

    ProsThe only reason i thought of being part of this company was it gave me an opportunity to work for a worldwide leader in networking.

    Cons(1)Salary offered is close to nothing.
    (2)No rewards offered
    (3)Manager is not the "man of his words"

    Advice to Senior ManagementWhile hiring stop making fake promises,come up with things that you really can offer.Try to increase CTC offered to freshers.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    worst company

    Software Test Engineer (Former Employee)
    Bangalore (India)

    Pros(1) havenot found any
    (2) havenot found any
    (3) havenot found any

    Cons(1) need to work in client location like - huawei
    (2) never abe to meet the ionidea manager. no one present in client location to address the concerns of the employees.
    (3) very less salary. (almost no salary)
    (4) HR dept not very active.
    (5) have not found any reason to continue in this company

    Advice to Senior ManagementBe brave ... If you cannot support your employees working in clients like huawei, no one is going to stay in your company for more than 1 year.

    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,Worst management !

    Process Associate (Current Employee)
    Bangalore (India)

    ProsBlessed with a talented CEO .
    Policies and views of company in paper good.

    ConsNo career growth.. Completed 1 Year and 2 months didn't received appraisal and applied for IJP no response from management side.
    Poor employee care.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPlease be active.
    Please satisfy the employee needs. it doesn't means we want big package, we just want a good supportive environment.
    Please create opportunities for employee career growth.
    Do some thing to acquire new projects . We are ready to give our heart and soul.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Good COO and CEO

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Bangalore (India)

    ProsGood management and good COO and CEO

    Consnot worth sharing any views

    Advice to Senior ManagementInstead of sitting in US and seeing the company growth its better to spend time in india and see,

    pls fix issues at Admin and BD department as the company is spoiling bcoz of unworthy VP and manager and secretaries in these depts.

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

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