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  1. Great place to work

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    Current Employee - Managing Consultant in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    Chance to work on large teams with diverse skills and on emerging tech.

    Cons

    Old-school processes and legacy systems

  2. Senior Consultant

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    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Depends on Project and project member , the experience vary

    Cons

    Hikes in salary comes with promotion

  3. Business Analyst

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    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at IBM for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Got to get a broader view of corporate work culture.

    Cons

    Lots of politics in the company management

    Advice to Management

    Make sure to appreciate the right people

  4. administrative assistant

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at IBM

    Pros

    good benefits, fast paced environment, professional workplace

    Cons

    no advancement or training for junior staff members

    Advice to Management

    mentor and develop junior staff

  5. Helpful (1)

    Career opportunities

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    Current Employee - IT Architect in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    You can decide and drive toward your goals. It is much more easier if your group/organization use the traditional reporting structure (eg: a direct report). It is helpful if your manager is truly interested in talent development. Unlike many years ago where this is the second primary objective of a manager. IBM does offer and provide ample opportunities to work in different disciplines, technologies and teams. Many these...

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    Cons

    Majority of the organization does not provide sufficient education/training. Although there is a requirement for employees to at least has 40 hours every year. Unfortunately, IBMer offer most of education/training on-line for free (eg: no cost to the dept and approval) but you have to do it on your own time. That means if you are in a position to provide billable hours (eg: service), then you are most likely need to...

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    Advice to Management

    IBMers are dedicated and accumulate valuable experiences over their time with IBM since most project required them to not only perform their official duties but understand what is involve with others. Experience can be a critical part of any new technologies and/or process development. As one said " if you don't know where you've been, it's harder to know where you are going".

  6. Cobol Application Programmer

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Jersey City, NJ

    I have been working at IBM full-time

    Pros

    Pleasant working environment, managers are available for discussion, benefits are very adequate

    Cons

    There are no cons that I can think of

  7. Company with great work culture.

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at IBM

    Pros

    The brand name adds value to your CV. There is no need to try outside company if you are looking for change. There are various opportunities within the organization.

    Cons

    No increase in compensation year after year.

    Advice to Management

    Address issues with compensation.

  8. Very enriching

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    Current Employee - IT Architect in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Work from Home and casual work environment

    Cons

    Less growth and expense driven management

    Advice to Management

    Focus on Employee growth

  9. Insight into company

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    Former Employee - Rep in Jersey City, NJ
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at IBM full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Decent company, place to work and generally friendly support staff

    Cons

    some colleagues are weak, but most are not in customer facing roles

    Advice to Management

    pay more attention to custoemrs

  10. good

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    Current Employee - Java Developer in Jersey City, NJ
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM

    Pros

    its good as you learn and grow knowledge by working on different projects even though for the same employer. work culture and environment

    Cons

    nothing as of now may be later . One thing is There is no promotions. I mean its hard to be promoted

    Advice to Management

    Couldnot think anything right now but I would say that they are just following the orders of their higher management so they cannt really help us with

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