Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.5 of 5 4,448 reviews
www.cognizant.com Teaneck, NJ 5000+ Employees

Cognizant Technology Solutions Reviews

Updated Apr 22, 2014
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3.5 4,448 reviews

                             

92% Approve of the CEO

Cognizant Technology Solutions President & CEO Frank D'Souza

Frank D'Souza

(3,229 ratings)

78% of employees recommend this company to a friend
4,448 Employee Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Fair company with good work culture, good opportunities to learn and explore"
    in 441 reviews
  • "Better work-life balance as compared to top tier consulting companies"
    in 346 reviews
Cons:
  • "Work-life balance is nil at many projects due to poor work culture imposed by lower level managers"
    in 247 reviews
  • "No work life balance, Working with the same client unless you move out of the company"
    in 52 reviews
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overall good,ok

Systems Analyst (Current Employee)
Chennai

I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than a year

Prosu can learn many things

ConsManagement is bad.Hike is not good

Advice to Senior Managementoverall good,ok

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best place to work as a fresher

Programmer Analyst Trainee (Current Employee)
Chennai

I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for less than a year

Proswork environment good career oppurtunities

Consno cons this is best place to work

Advice to Senior Managementno advices

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good place to start your carrier

Associate - Projects (Current Employee)
Coimbatore

I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGood Place to start your carrier

ConsWork from home for associates are not allowed here

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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excellent

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions

Prosgood working env,chances of growth

Consthr are no such cons

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I got new experience and more knowledge.

BPS (Current Employee)
Tambaram

I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than 3 years

Prosi like to work as a cognizant employee, i am proud of it.

Consit is my dream, good environment, want to be a employee in cognizant.

Advice to Senior Managementmaintain the policies in future

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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3.5 years

Senior Software Developer (Current Employee)
Hyderābād

I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions for more than 3 years

ProsCognizent is a reputed company in india and they are maintaining good standards in work environment

ConsHere i have got 3.5 years of experience in mainframe development and support, Here i have got good knowledge in SDLC process as well as Good Analytical, Communication, Interpersonal skills and Flexible with work environments with Fast Learning Curve.

Advice to Senior ManagementI am searching for a better position than my current company so i have trying to change my job from current company to some other company , so please forward relevant company post's to my mail id

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Engineer Trainee (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for less than a year

ProsMy first job straight out of college. A fun environment.

ConsWearing formals everyday. No flexible working hours.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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best company to work

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than a year

ProsNice company and good environment.

ConsCanteen facility is not good for night shift

Advice to Senior Managementna

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great place to work

Project Manager (Current Employee)
Pune

I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than a year

ProsTakes care of employees well

ConsI have found no Cons in Cognizant

Advice to Senior ManagementNone

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great Culture & Wonderful Learning experiences

Senior Associate (Current Employee)
Calcutta

I have been working at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time for more than 5 years

Pros- The Cognizant Culture
- Impetus to Innovation
- Flexible HR policies

Cons- Power centers take call in business decisions that might super seed logic
- Old timers are taken for granted
- perception drives the performance mgmt process and manager driven work-life

Advice to Senior ManagementBuild a robust grivance redressel cell that is unbiased.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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