Sify Reviews

Updated October 8, 2014
Updated October 8, 2014
62 Reviews
3.0
62 Reviews
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Sify Chairman, CEO, and Managing Director Raju Vegesna
Raju Vegesna
33 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good place to learn and work life balance (in 5 reviews)

  • Stable job and good work/life balance (in 4 reviews)


Cons
  • Absence of appraisals sometimes even for 3 years (in 4 reviews)

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  1.  

    NOC Engineer

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

    I have been working at Sify full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Its a very good company for bigner

    Cons

    Currently i am working with Sify Technolgies Ltd since 2006 Jan where we are taking care of Data center as well as ISP environment so please conduct the interview ASAP

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  2.  

    "good company to learn, people oriented"

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

    I have been working at Sify as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    good work culture, good people to work with, no work pressure, healthy work environment.

    Cons

    decison making is time consuming, implementation happens on wrong time. delivery is weak, lack of cordination between teams. salaries are very less, appraisals are not in time.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
  3.  

    Lilmited growth

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

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

    Pros

    lot to learn
    responsibility
    no extreme pressure

    Cons

    limited growth
    low compensation
    no long term planning

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Perfect place to start your career.

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

    I worked at Sify full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Great place to begin after college.
    Can learn lots of stuff.
    Serves as a stronghold for other jobs

    Cons

    Bad compensation, poor benefits, you get treated like school children, you might face worse managers/TLs

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Learn how to compensate and retain experienced employees. Concentrate more on entry and mid-level employees.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Field support

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Field Technical Support Engineer in Bangalore (India)
    Former Employee - Field Technical Support Engineer in Bangalore (India)

    I worked at Sify full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    the company pay less but good place for freshers

    Cons

    It's a Field Work jobs

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please look for the people who work in field

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    its very good innovation company

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

    I have been working at Sify as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    gather more experience and exposures , well motivation and welfare facility

    Cons

    torture of one manager over there treating me lik a slave and school children they have to mind there jobs rather pin pointing me

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    better treat interns as human

    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Exciting company to work with

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

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

    Pros

    Open culture, allows for trying out new ideas.

    Cons

    Poor HR policies, management is focussed only on bottom line

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Understand that people make up a company.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Gud place to learn work

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

    I worked at Sify full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Best place to learn about the network

    Cons

    No compensation benefits and promotions

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Kindly take care of valuable employees

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
  10.  

    Amazing place for new ideas

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Editor
    Current Employee - Editor

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

    Pros

    Opportunities to initiate new things
    Passion for innovation
    Easy access to management

    Cons

    Speed of execution at times is questionable
    Non conformists may not be welcome in certain departments

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get leaders who can drive passion and innovation
    Roll out programs to identify and groom young managers
    Get fresh talent into HR

    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Satisfactory

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

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

    Pros

    Good exposure to learn new things. will get full freedom to do any experiment.

    Cons

    Lesser salary and appraisal rate is very low. Appraisal cycle is once per year.
    No cab felicity available.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Appraisal process should be reviewed.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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