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Mahindra Satyam California Reviews

Updated October 12, 2016
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  • No salary hikes to increase your work satisfction (in 32 reviews)

  • Poor management, no growth, very poor hike (in 15 reviews)

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  1. "Sotware Employee"

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    Former Employee - Developer in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - Developer in San Diego, CA

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

    Pros

    its good IT Service base company

    Cons

    nothing,they managering very well

    Advice to Management

    nothing


  2. "Only good for starting your career ."

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Fresno, CA
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Fresno, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    good for starting career , job safety , no firings , below par but still decent pay package

    Cons

    no growth once you are experienced, no appraisals whatsoever, all false promises from management , no trustworty managers.

    Advice to Management

    Pls pls pls , treat your employees as human and treat them atleast like "your employees" .


  3. "I am working in MSAT from 3 years"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Programmer Analyst in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend

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

    Pros

    Job security if you are working with some strategic clients

    Cons

    Salary compensation is not as per market standards.


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  5. "Could be better"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in San Jose, CA
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    - global presence
    - good client roster including many Fortune 500 companies
    - "Practice" approach to building competency
    - CMMI Level 5 capability

    Cons

    - Compensation
    - Insufficient allocation of resources towards competency building

    Advice to Management

    To mine the potential within the company, existing talent needs to be valued (both in salary and role terms); otherwise there will be a 'revolving door' phenomenon costing the company talent and money


  6. "Its ok with this Company"

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    Current Employee - Project Lead in Mountain View, CA
    Current Employee - Project Lead in Mountain View, CA

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

    Pros

    One good thing about this company is the People

    Cons

    Salary looks like the worst part in the market comparison


  7. "Decent Company to work with"

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    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Lead in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Project Lead in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Job rotation, Manager Ok if Client Ok

    Cons

    Appraisals, Promotions are very slow. No GC processing


  8. "Bad experience"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Test Lead in Mountain View, CA
    Current Employee - Test Lead in Mountain View, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Worked for Google through Mahindra Satyam. Google work culture was good.

    Cons

    Joined at USA , immigration team ,hr team and project mangament team for google account was too bad.

    Advice to Management

    Do analysis on things before act.


  9. "Awesome company to work with.."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in San Ramon, CA
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in San Ramon, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great place to work with.. Good freedom to employees... Believes fun at work.. Casual wear on monday and friday... Lot of good people.. i got a good friendship from this company.. A true example of Persistence and consistence..

    Cons

    Needs some improvement on the salary and appraisal bonus to employees... ARTS of compulsary 9 hr work... need to focus on more branding

    Advice to Management

    Need to focus on employee satisfaction in terms of wages..


  10. "My experience in satyam is cracking."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Server Lead in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Server Lead in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Nice company to start with. This company has the best learning culture for the entry level Associates.

    Cons

    No benifits in terms of salary hike.

    Advice to Management

    Please keep all the appraisals transparent.


  11. "Senior Systems Analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Analyst in San Ramon, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Analyst in San Ramon, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Trainings are good.
    - No pressure in work
    - Environment is good
    - plenty of onsite opportunities

    Cons

    - There is no predefined structure in Salary.
    - HR is dummy; All your things will be controlled by project manager.

    Advice to Management

    - Very poor in compensation. Please try to bring the salary structure up to the market level for all the bands
    - Please give proper powers to HR and don't allow project managers in every aspect.



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