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Updated February 17, 2018
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  1. "Marketing Program Manager"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Ability to work from home
    Work Life Balance
    Plenty of career opportunities to do many different things

    Cons

    spend a lot of time in phone meetings
    sometime you feel invisible as the organization is too big and you dont always know what the upper management is thinking.


  2. "P-TECH Brooklyn"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Design Lead in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Design Lead in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    I am an IBM mentor for the P-TECH Brooklyn school because I am continuously inspired by their mission to infuse education with STEM focused insight.

    Cons

    Would like to have students come to the IBM office more.

  3. "Senior Cloud Architect"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time

    Pros

    Amazing company to work for. Everyone is very nice and kind when it comes to the pressure mode. IBM provides great benefits for mothers and amazing flexibilities for young families.

    Cons

    Do not have any thing bad to say.


  4. "Mixed feelings"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Staff Software Engineer in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Staff Software Engineer in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Awesome people to work with, for the most part. Very good work/life balance.

    Cons

    Perks are almost non-existent, medical insurance is shockingly expensive, and pay is much lower than market.


  5. "Package Solution Consultant"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at IBM full-time

    Pros

    Good exposure
    Puts you on client-sites
    Gives you opportunity to handle responsibilities

    Cons

    Tough to change service lines

    Advice to Management

    Nothing much


  6. "Long timer and I still love it"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Current Employee - Manager in Poughkeepsie, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, great volunteering opportunities like Corporate Service Corps and mentoring at a PTECH school.

    Cons

    We've had a bumpy road for the last few years. I don't get backrubs and oil changes like at startups. We don't make stuff that people buy off the shelf.


  7. "Engineer"

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

    I worked at IBM full-time

    Pros

    Great work environment with high growth potential

    Cons

    It can be difficult to navigate through the bureaucracy.

    Advice to Management

    N/A

  8. "Public Sector"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time

    Pros

    Name recognition, access to all technologies and all clients.

    Cons

    Constant strategic shifts, constant renaming/rebranding/transforming make it difficult to establish footing


  9. "Senior Director"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Director in Denver, CO
    Current Employee - Senior Director in Denver, CO
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    IBM works hard to ensure that all employees embrace a set of core values and not only deliver IBM services accordingly, but also to reach out to the broader community in a variety of ways to support those values.

    Cons

    It is big. Really big. And it takes some time to learn to navigate.


  10. "good company"

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

    I have been working at IBM full-time

    Pros

    good management and flexible schedule

    Cons

    in transition can be tough to navigate


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