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Wipro Software Engineer Reviews

Updated April 21, 2017
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Wipro CEO & Member of the Board Abidali Z. Neemuchwala
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  1. "Senior software engineer"

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

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

    Pros

    Good place to gain Knowledge
    Get different opportunities on your experience and enthusiasm towards learning
    You have better training programs all the time to improve your skills

    Cons

    Mangers won't allow/show path to grow individual
    Right person is not located on right technology
    Through my experience I felt Not so good for techie fellas as it is service based company

    Advice to Management

    Number of layers of management cause many issues rather than getting more productivity


  2. "Low salary | Not exciting"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Wipro full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Wipro is only exciting when you are a fresher (straight out of college)

    Cons

    Low salary
    Do not care much about their full timers - even if they are full timer or been with the company for really long.


  3. "Hands On experience in Oracle database, SQL server, PLSQL coding, Visual Basic, UNIX and Shell scripting"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA

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

    Pros

    Working as a Senior Software Engineer in Wipro Technologies from October 2010 to till date. A CMMI Level 5 assessed company. Wipro Technologies is my 1st company

    Cons

    Currently have 6 plus years of working experience in PL/SQL, SQL, UNIX & Shell scripting Technologies and worked with client Hospira for 4 years and present working with client FedEx from past 2 years till date


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  5. "Good for Managers only"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Richmond, VA
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Richmond, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good Learning Opportunities.
    Good Vacation Policy.

    Cons

    Poor Management.
    No Competitive Salary.
    No Salary Hikes.
    Online portal is a big mess.

    Advice to Management

    Management needs to put some focus into balancing work based on bandwidth rather than micromanaging the associates.


  6. "ok"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Wipro full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    stable job, opportunity to go onsite.

    Cons

    no work life balance
    need to relocate in case your current project ends
    many people in project are not competent so there is mostly load on 1-2 members of team. survival is just on how good you are in browning your nose.
    very low salary as compared to market
    no bonus


  7. "Mainframe Developer"

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    Former Employee - ADM-Mainframe Developer Software Engineer in DeKalb, IL
    Former Employee - ADM-Mainframe Developer Software Engineer in DeKalb, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good training
    Nice infrastructure
    You will become technically sound in first few years.

    Cons

    Management is not transparent
    pay and hikes are much less when compared to other companies of same band

    Advice to Management

    Be fair to everyone


  8. Helpful (1)

    "Respected when you have a billable position, trashed when you don't!!!"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer-L3 in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer-L3 in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    There is nothing great to be told here.

    Cons

    Not at all employee-centric.
    HR always favour the Managers.

    Advice to Management

    What was the idea behind creating the WMG team? Do you think its working out well?


  9. "Software Engineer"

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

    I worked at Wipro (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good atmosphere, high learning curve, equal to all

    Cons

    Less compensation, less perks, no overime bonus

    Advice to Management

    keep doing the good work


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Ok Company,good training"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Bloomington, IN
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Bloomington, IN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Wipro (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good training,
    Extremely manager centric,
    Good campus

    Cons

    Barely any hikes,
    slow career growth,


  11. Helpful (2)

    "Sr. Software Engineer"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Richmond, VA
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Richmond, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    can have work life balance.

    Cons

    very low compensation and perks with respect to peer companies.

    Advice to Management

    Please focus on retaining talent.