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IBM Chennai Reviews

Updated Jun 24, 2019

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IBM CEO Virginia Rometty
Virginia Rometty
177 Ratings
  1. "Team lead/Account Focal/Subject Matter Expert"

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    Current Employee - SME in Chennai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Work Structure is Good No singin and signout WFH Not much internal Exams Oncall and shift allowances

    Cons

    Not enough salary hikes No on-site opportunists

    Advice to Management

    At least provide 10% hike for all employees who are performing their basic duties At least every 2 to 3years, provide different kind of work as per interest by employee

    IBM2019-03-19
  2. "Good Place to Work"

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    Former Employee - Lead in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at IBM full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Learning - Good for Beginners High level Process knowledge Friendly work Enviroment

    Cons

    Work life balance should be improved Better Management skills required

    IBM2019-03-13
  3. "Working for APMM project"

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    Current Employee - Applications Developer in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Best environment to have a good future

    Cons

    Once we work for IBM it is difficult to come out

    IBM2019-02-21
  4. "Project Manager"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager in Chennai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at IBM full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Organised with the client. There was an organised structure and process followed in project management with the clients which made it easy and simple to work

    Cons

    Hierarchy and no visibility of growth

    IBM2019-02-26
  5. "A good company with very less pay"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chennai

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    IBM is a great company to work in. There is so much one can learn working there.

    Cons

    Extremely less pay compared to the market pay. Manager oriented company.

    IBM2019-02-19
  6. "Company says a lot but does nothing"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chennai

    I have been working at IBM full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Work timing Environment and culture Outings

    Cons

    No transparency No guidance

    IBM2019-02-01
  7. "Senior software developer"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Chennai

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

    Pros

    The project I was working was good. Lots to learn

    Cons

    I did not feel anything bad

    IBM2019-01-17
  8. "Managing the servers and leading the team."

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      Current Employee - Team Leader in Chennai
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 8 years

      Pros

      Following standards in each step.

      Cons

      24/7 Support will be there.

      IBM2019-01-17
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      "Middleware Administrator"

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        Current Employee - Middleware Administrator in Chennai

        I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 8 years

        Pros

        Carrier growth at all directions

        Cons

        Good place to work in anywhere

        Advice to Management

        Nil

        IBM2019-01-25
      • "Software engineer"

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        Former Employee - Software Engineer in Chennai
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at IBM full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Flexibility and awesome work culture

        Cons

        No cons I would say

        Advice to Management

        Everything is gud

        IBM2019-01-09
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