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Updated October 13, 2018
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  • "Globant is well-know to offer low salaries, even if you are really good at what you do HR will do (almost) nothing to retain you (" (in 58 reviews)

  • "The career path is kind of slow" (in 31 reviews)

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  1. "Mobile Developer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Mobile Developer
    Current Employee - Mobile Developer
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Globant full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    - Lot of opportunities to grow professionally , if you're willing to put the energy on
    - Good perks (paid gym/fitness equipment), 401k matching
    - Good clients to work for
    - Great coworkers / team members
    - Good work-life balance

    Cons

    - Pay could be a bit higher
    - If you speak Spanish can help you to boost your career


  2. "It's about luck"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Globant full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    WFH, cool place, nice people

    Cons

    If you're lucky and find a good project you'll advance in your career, but if you are in a boring project, you'll be doing junior tasks. Difficult to reach a higher position.

  3. "Lots of opportunity but unfortunate culture"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Many opportunities to live in different cities and work on different projects.

    Cons

    Tricky work culture and often changing strategy and structure.

    Advice to Management

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  4. "Amazing company with tons of opportunities"

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    Current Employee - Sales in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Sales in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Globant full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    By working for Globant you have the chance to be exposed to the most interesting and complex challenges in the tech industry. Many of the top companies in the US and EMEA on High Tech, M&E, Finance and Travel work with Globant, and you can very easily get a chance of working with any of them.

    Cons

    Salary policies in the US could be more transparent.

    Advice to Management

    Develop more leadership in the US and EMEA


  5. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Practice Lead in Seattle, WA
    Former Employee - Practice Lead in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Globant full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    For the most part, fun and challenging projects.
    Always at the forefront of new technologies. The company promotes putting into practice what is new in the tech space.
    Great company culture and people.
    Solid integrity of the senior leadership.

    Cons

    The company is very engineering based and because of this, at times, there is a lack of clear communication between teams and departments. The senior leadership is aware of this and is working hard to fix this problem.


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Software Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seattle Heights, WA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seattle Heights, WA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Globant full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good healthcare plan and some other benefits. Plenty of job opportunities inside the company

    Cons

    No bonuses at all, if you work onsite with the client it is unlikely you develop you r career path.

    Advice to Management

    Managers should focus on people who work onsite


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Good People"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Globant full-time

    Pros

    Great people, very talented

    Cons

    Lack of motivations. Salary below average

  8. "I don't always do contractor work, but when I do, I do it with Globant"

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    Former Employee - Front End Developer in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Front End Developer in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Globant full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexibility, Opportunities at a number of different companies and locations. Full time benefits and salary for a contractor position.

    Cons

    Support from Globant was great, but at the actual company it's still less personal than working full time for that company.


  9. "Encouraging environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Globant full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    There is place for you to shape your own growth at the company by showcasing your interests and contributing to the projects you want to be part of

    Cons

    A lot of different teams doing different things it is difficult to know what they are up to and how their project is proceeding


  10. Helpful (3)

    "Client Partner"

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    Current Employee - Client Partner in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Client Partner in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Globant full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Lots of exposure to the greatest clients in the planet, top notch portfolio and access to success cases that are trending in the industry. Huge expertise at your fingertips.

    Cons

    Money is average in the US. Stock plan is average. Healthcare plan is below average.
    Internal structure is clumsy and lack of speed to support the sales team.

    Advice to Management

    Be more competitive in salaries.


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