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3.1
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49%
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43%
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Andrew Day
12 Ratings
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  • "On call contract, there is little certainty in knowing when you work unless you're friends with lead testers(in 15 reviews)

  • "First and foremost thing: Low Salary(in 12 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great Workplace"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Babel Media full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    - Laidback environment - Easy to get along with coworkers - Lots of potential projects to work on - Lots of room for promotions if you connect with the correct people and put in the work

    Cons

    - Small office - Lower pay than other places

    Babel Media2017-07-03
  2. "Nice opportunity for fresher"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Babel Media full-time

    Pros

    Nice work environment Fun place to work Events management is decent

    Cons

    Low salary to survive in current market Food quality was bad

    Babel Media2019-03-10
  3. "less salary"

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    Former Employee - QA Engineer in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Babel Media

    Pros

    chill environment and few good projects

    Cons

    very less pay and night shift for good projects

    Advice to Management

    increase the pay

    Babel Media2019-02-15
  4. "great Company, focussed on working hard and having fun while at it!"

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    Former Employee - Finance in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Babel Media full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    Close knit teams, freedom to add value (mgmt hears valuable inputs), focussed on developing skills, opportunity to take on more leadership roles

    Cons

    Now a part of global company and larger group; Policy alignment is a challenge; decision making not clear

    Advice to Management

    None

    Babel Media2019-01-27
  5. "Good company for freshers"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Babel Media

    Pros

    Cab and meals facility

    Cons

    Too much work and overtime work

    Babel Media2018-11-20
  6. Helpful (4)

    "Excellent Place to work if you don't expect too much"

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    Former Employee - QA - Game Tester in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Babel Media full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Working in a company like Babel Media is really God's Gift for anyone who is interested in Gaming. For anyone who wish to pursue their career in Software Testing, Automation etc. with big dreams, please stay away from this company. Because, all you will have here is fun, entertainment and excellent game time of your life. Free to and fro Cab + Meal is an added advantage. If you feel like you are earning less, add...

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    Cons

    First and foremost thing: Low Salary. By joining as a Fresher for Rs. 12000 take home, you will be competing with incapable and inefficient so called experienced Testers who will be earning twice as much you do by not even doing 50% of your work. And note, even if you give 200% of your time and energy, you will get 12-14% of hike at the end of financial year. Management will keep telling that they will implement stuffs...

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    Advice to Management

    1. Recognize and pay more to Testers who deserves better, who tries to uplift your company and bring more projects by shedding their blood and soul for this company. 2. 95% of the employees over their spread negative energy. Only the deserving 5% struggle hard and push others to continue their career at your company. Please take care of this issue. Your first clients are internal employees. If you fail to satisfy your...

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    Babel Media2018-08-13
  7. "Good company"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Babel Media full-time

      Pros

      GOOD company in terms of learning

      Cons

      Salary is not so good

      Babel Media2018-08-22
    • "Game testing"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends

        I worked at Babel Media full-time

        Pros

        Good company for a start

        Cons

        Der are No cons for me

        Babel Media2018-05-10
      • Helpful (7)

        "Vivid and observation based interview.."

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        Current Employee - QA - Game Tester in Gurgaon, Haryana
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Babel Media full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        1) Simple job if you are interested in games or in finding errors or defects. 2) Provides Cab and One time meal as a souvenir.

        Cons

        1) Very Low salary- CTC= 1.75 lakhs(in hand 12k). 2) Mobiles are not allowed while working.

        Advice to Management

        At least salary should be 15k in hand, otherwise it's ok

        Babel Media2017-12-22
      • "Good company but too much work load"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook

        I worked at Babel Media

        Pros

        Good for fresher but nothing new is to learn.

        Cons

        less salary scale... technology is good but not in use in large scale

        Babel Media2017-12-14
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