Cognizant Technology Solutions

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Reviews

Updated Jul 23, 2014
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3.5 5,024 reviews

92% Approve of the CEO

Cognizant Technology Solutions President & CEO Frank D'Souza

Frank D'Souza

(3,606 ratings)

79% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good work culture compared to other offshoring companies(in 496 reviews)

  • Better work-life balance as compared to top tier consulting companies(in 415 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-Life Balance & Onshore opportunities depends on the project you are into(in 288 reviews)

  • No work life balance because of nightly offshore calls(in 64 reviews)

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    Best work culture

    Programmer Analyst (Former Employee) Pune

    ProsBest work culture.
    Good experience with clients
    Nice work place

    ConsSalary, work load, incentives, promotions, work timings, flexibility

    Advice to Senior ManagementThey should trust new comers and give responsibilities to them

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Intern (Former Employee) Pune

    Prosits a best place to work

    Consthere are no cons and a good place to work

    Advice to Senior Managementnone

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    It all depends on the project you get, but company wise cognizant is very good company. Lots of goodies.

    Associate - Projects (Current Employee) Bangalore

    ProsJob Security, good work culture, light work.

    ConsIt all depends on projects you get.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNot much

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

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    Good Experience

    Senior Associate - Projects (Current Employee) Pune

    ProsWork life balance , growth

    ConsNone that I can think of now

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good to grow with Leader

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsIf you live the way with Values of this company, professionally yo go a long way.

    ConsIn the end, keep in mind : Don't love your company, love your job.

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

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    Good entrepreneurial Culture. But very parochial at times

    Senior Architect - Technology (Current Employee) Bangalore

    ProsVery good Leadership team... very honest and on the ground thinking
    Good Field Sales in-terms of Partners / account manager.
    Good H3 Vision

    ConsVery poor H3 execution. It cannot be Tier 1 without africa / Lat Am.
    Very Fragmented and everyone working to protect their Turf.
    Very Parochial at times... if you l_ck you can move up..the only other options are very good technical innovation or impression management.

    Advice to Senior ManagementGto needs a serious revamp.
    Tier 1 focus is executed by few players... who are trying to build their new empires.. without vision you will get no where.
    Digital Marketing needs to be reset. completely.
    CBC is not very visible... peaple in CBC are ecking their life thru BA work.

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

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    Good

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGood, Everything is going well

    ConsI see nothing as Cons

    Advice to Senior ManagementGood

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Working as Test Analyst from past 2.7 years

    Programmer Analyst (Current Employee) Chennai

    ProsWork Environment, Freedom to express, Cafeteria and culture

    ConsSalary hike, Onsite Opportunities, Promotions

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Work-life balance is good

    QA Engineer (Current Employee) Chennai

    ProsWork-life balance is good, Nice environment

    ConsSlower growth, low pay and less learnings

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

     

    Associate

    Associate (Current Employee) Bangalore

    ProsGood work life balance, Good enjoyment

    ConsPolitics,No hike, seniors are considered first.

    Advice to Senior ManagementDont only consider old employees.

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