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IBM Bangalore Reviews

Updated June 27, 2017
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  • You have to manage your work life balance or you'll end up doing the work of 2 or more people (in 850 reviews)

  • Working long hours is pretty typical (in 420 reviews)

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  1. "Worked for 3 years in IBM"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Applications Developer in Bengaluru (India)
    Former Employee - Applications Developer in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at IBM (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible work schedules, depends on the project you are in.

    Cons

    Hikes are very less and discouraging


  2. "Flexible!"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good company to work with.
    Flexible timings
    WFH
    Good exposure to new technologies.

    Cons

    Less compensation compared to others.
    No perks and hikes
    Difficult to internally move to different projects.

    Advice to Management

    NA

  3. Helpful (7)

    "IBM"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Applications Developer in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Applications Developer in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    1.If anyone working with ibm they can easily balanced between their personal and professional life.
    2.No timing criteria.
    3.If you are lucky you will get a chance to work with some good client.

    Cons

    1.The only major cons which i feel as far is very less salary because your other's friend joined some other MNCs on the same date ,after 2 year they will get higher salary than you.


  4. "IBM is always Awesome !!!"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Talent Acquisition Lead in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Talent Acquisition Lead in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Excellent and healthy working environment
    Very efficient and highly motivated team around
    Keeps constatntly innovating on processes and inducts positive change
    Provides great learning and work life balance
    Its been an amazing 11 years journey so far and look forward for many more wonderful years to unfold.

    Cons

    None at my end to publish

    Advice to Management

    Thank You for bringing the best out of Me !!!


  5. "Project Manager at IBM"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Project Manager in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - IT Project Manager in Bengaluru (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good Work life balance. Very cooperative and flexible company policies.

    Cons

    Too bureaucratic things move very slowly and too process driven


  6. "IBM review"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Systems Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Associate Systems Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible timings, good work environment.

    Cons

    NO hike in salary at all.


  7. "A company with a lot of oppertuinites"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Data Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Data Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The company throws up a lot of opportunities to grow in various fields

    Cons

    Very slow, Too many processes

    Advice to Management

    Be swift and quick with decisions and build quality products

  8. "Good for flexibility"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Test Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Former Employee - Test Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at IBM full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flexibility like work from home, leaves are easily given. No much work pressure. Good for freshers, but only for 2 years max.

    Cons

    Very less hike in salary, some projects are not good. Not a company to stay for very long. Very difficult for contract employees.


  9. "Flexible but not payable"

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

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

    Pros

    Started my corporate career in ibm. very flexible you can get more wfh and there are no madate working hours per week.

    Cons

    Very less hikes. There will be sometimes where no annual hike will be there


  10. "travel and expense, expense auditor,expense reimbursement, concur tool,"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at IBM (More than a year)

    Pros

    Balance in work life and personal life

    Cons

    No growth, Poor rating process


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