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"Great opportunity to work on Amazing technologies"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Advisory Software Engineer in Austin, TX
Current Employee - Advisory Software Engineer in Austin, TX
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

- Intellectual freedom in Architecture, design and implementation
- Compute resources and associated technologies
- Office environment (ie. no cube-land)
- Accessibility to world class research and personel
- prestige

Cons

- Mature environment (ie. gray ceiling), growth requires extra effort
- Some areas not focused on modern tools or enforcing best practices in SW engineering
- very poorly implemented bonus program

Advice to Management

- Please communicate more with employees on group strategy and directions. It's best for technical teams to know where they're going for technical and company buy-in.
- Bonus structure and salary are one of the primary causes for loosing key talent.

Other Employee Reviews for IBM

  1. "Reasonably good"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Delivery Executive in Fremont, CA
    Current Employee - Delivery Executive in Fremont, CA

    Pros

    Great Technology company
    has a good women diversity

    Cons

    Too much of bureaucracy within the IBM management

    Advice to Management

    If you are looking for Sr Management role you need to come and Join on Delivery side of the business


  2. "Good Company"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Manager in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    IBM is a good, stable company with a good working environment. The leadership is not always great but the abiliy to move around lets you quickly get away from the bad ones.

    Cons

    The Management can be slow to react. IBM can be slow with its products. The salary could be better too.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to the ideas of your employees. Do not take the 360 feedback as a personal attack. Get better at getting your products out quicker to the market.

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