Tata Consultancy Services Reviews in Chennai, India

Updated August 26, 2014
Updated August 26, 2014
7,600 Reviews

3.3
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Pros
  • Great work life balance but to one needs patience to move ahead with carrer in TCS (in 792 reviews)

  • Good work culture, not too much stress in work, no working hours pressure (in 430 reviews)


Cons
  • Small con is salary but compare with additonal work life balance it balances (in 184 reviews)

  • Very less salary at onsite/offshore compare to other companies (in 172 reviews)

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Good learning experience . you will get to know the organisation structure,

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    Former Employee - Systems Engineer  in  Chennai (India)
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Chennai (India)

    I worked at Tata Consultancy Services full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    job security and the benefits

    Cons

    Career growth is very low

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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    It is a very good company to start your career with !

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    Current Employee - Assistant Business Analyst  in  Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Assistant Business Analyst in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    People are very knowledgeable here and it's very easy to switch between teams. You can go miles if you know where to go.

    Cons

    Compensation is slightly lesser than industry standards.
    Growth is slow as the number of employees is very high.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Try to find people with potential and give more chance to excel !!

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    Job Security is very good, however depending on your allocation they could place you on an account where skillset is not

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    Current Employee - Assistant Consultant  in  Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Assistant Consultant in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Job Security is very good, however depending on your allocation they could place you on an account where skillset is not utilized as much as you'd like

    Cons

    Direct management (leads) are sometimes clueless. others have been great…

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  5.  

    Good

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    Current Employee - Systems Engineer  in  Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good to learn and have good work life balance..Onsite opportunities.

    Cons

    The strength is very high.. Hard to create visibility.less recognition

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't loose the good resources

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Company with peace of mind!!

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    Current Employee - Systems Engineer  in  Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Freedom,Multile choices of projetcs,vast database of knowledge

    Cons

    Low salary hike,Recognition process is not transparentas you would be seeing politics.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Good salary hikes and improvement of sports facilities for employees

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Aspiring Career

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    Former Employee - Assistant Systems Engineer  in  Chennai (India)
    Former Employee - Assistant Systems Engineer in Chennai (India)

    I worked at Tata Consultancy Services full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Growth Oppurtunity, Learning Path, Performance Reward

    Cons

    Unnecessary deduction in Salaries, CTC Hike worst negotiations for Ex-TCSer who would prefer joining TCS again

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Can review the Policy of Hike giving for Ex-TCSer who wills to join TCS again due to which Ex-TCSer stood behind thinking twice to opt for TCS again

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  8.  

    Excellent company to work with

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    Current Employee - Business Analyst  in  Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Salary , work environment and onsite

    Cons

    Manager can focus on performance appraisal with good transperancy

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  9.  

    Good Place to work

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    Former Employee - Systems Engineer  in  Chennai (India)
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Chennai (India)

    I worked at Tata Consultancy Services full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work Life balance, Leave Benefits ,Learning ,support and knowledge

    Cons

    Promotions ,perks, onsite opportunities ,Compensation and allowances

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Promotions

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  10.  

    Safe and Great Company to Work !

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    Current Employee - ITA  in  Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - ITA in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    You would always be occupied, shorter bench stays :-)

    Cons

    Need more clarity on the promotion process.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Good

    Former Employee - IT Analyst  in  Chennai (India)
    Former Employee - IT Analyst in Chennai (India)

    I worked at Tata Consultancy Services full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Many Projects
    Lots of cross functional opportunities
    Friendly work environment

    Cons

    Lots of people difficult to be heard.
    Promotions are challenging.
    Pay might even get reduced.

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