Mahindra Satyam Software Engineer Reviews | Glassdoor

Mahindra Satyam Software Engineer Reviews

Updated May 19, 2017
216 reviews

Filter

Filter

Software Engineer

3.1
Star Star Star Star Star
Rating Trends Rating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
Mahindra Satyam CEO C P Gurnani
C P Gurnani
96 Ratings

Employee Reviews

Sort: Popular Rating Date

Pros
Cons
  • No salary hikes to increase your work satisfction (in 32 reviews)

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

More Pros and Cons

  1. "Sr Software Engineer"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good Culture
    Good development
    Independence to do your work
    Management is good
    Salary is Dependable

    Cons

    Understaffed
    Lacks processes
    Org structure
    Salary
    Management in experience

    Advice to Management

    Organization structure should be followed


  2. "Good Experience"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Bloomington, IL
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Bloomington, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Management is good
    Opportunity provided to grow

    Cons

    Less Compensation and not a good place for middle employees.

  3. "Onsite assignment was complacent"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Testing Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Software Testing Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mahindra Satyam full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Learning
    You get your way by pulling strings (not by performance)

    Cons

    Managers don't care about you till you really throw a tantrum.
    Salary

    Advice to Management

    Stop being complacent... your competitor is just round the corner.


  4. "Good growth opportunities here"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Raleigh, NC
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Raleigh, NC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mahindra Satyam full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Chance to work in multiple projects.
    Organizational structure, which allows resources to grow horizontally as well as vertically.

    Cons

    my experience with HR after exiting was not satisfactory. I felt there is a need of more professionalism.
    Annual appraisals process is not good.

    Advice to Management

    Improvisation required in annual rating process. It looked outdated.


  5. "Great learning curve, gives options to work aboard"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Omaha, NE
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Omaha, NE
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Provides opportunities for great learning curve, provides first class training for freshers

    Cons

    The company is still working towards growth, so there will be less increments and incentives every year.


  6. "OK"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    flexible timings, associate friendly, good environment

    Cons

    regional influence, disparity in wages, discremination to h1 and l1 holders compared to local recruit

    Advice to Management

    Sales team need go gear up as lot of opportunities are lost due to less competant sales team, at the same time there's a scarcity of good technical resources, only a few good ones run the show rest all just enjoys and gets same salary.


  7. "Awesome company to work with.."

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • 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..

  8. "Overall good but in longer run it is bad"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Santa Clarita, CA
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Santa Clarita, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Job Security is one thing which you can be assured of.

    Cons

    Salary saturation after some time.

    Advice to Management

    nothing is gonna change. so I better keep it with me.


  9. "Stable job"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in New York, NY
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    * Typical Indian IT company with long term maintenece support projects
    * stable

    Cons

    * Not much inot R&D stuff. typical service one.
    * Manager biased.
    * Not much challenging work

    Advice to Management

    * Listen to the employees.
    * Think ot of the well.
    * Don't get too much comfy.
    * give Employees the credit.


  10. "Join only when you don't have any other offer"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Southfield, MI
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Southfield, MI
    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Don't have to slog. You can balance your personal & work life.

    Cons

    Politics, red-tap-ism, favoritism, lower pay.

    Advice to Management

    Identify & reward honest people instead of rewarding your own political favorites within the team.