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Hewlett-Packard Reviews

Updated 18 December 2014
Updated 18 December 2014
9,460 Reviews
3.3
9,460 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Decent work-life balance due to flexibility of work schedule but that's about it (in 1209 reviews)

  • Being able to work from home is also great so you are never behind in work (in 684 reviews)


Cons
  • Work/life balance was horrible: meetings early in the morning or late at night (in 211 reviews)

  • You can hear people want to fix issues but the senior management just doesn't get it (in 319 reviews)

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Very Good Company to retire

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technology Consultant II in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Technology Consultant II in Bangalore

    I have been working at Hewlett-Packard full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Employee welfare policies, very good transport service, work culture,

    Cons

    Negotiate as much as you can while joining as very low increment after wards

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Think about the employees who invested many years here but getting lower salary compare to who joins the same team from outside

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Never ask for Money

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    Current Employee - ITO Service Delivery Consultant in Bangalore
    Current Employee - ITO Service Delivery Consultant in Bangalore

    I have been working at Hewlett-Packard full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    You will have the best work life balance across the industry

    Cons

    Never you will get rewarded based on your performances

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You are not only one present in the market, there are so many opportunities available.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Software Engineer

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    Former Employee - Systems/Software Engineer in Chennai
    Former Employee - Systems/Software Engineer in Chennai

    I worked at Hewlett-Packard full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work life balance, carrier development. Year End Shutdown. Lots of Leave. For Fresher good place to work.
    Only fixed pay. Lot of perks . Best place to work.

    Cons

    They wont work with competitor's technology

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Good company

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Hewlett-Packard

    Pros

    Work life balance, culture, working hours, technoliogy, you will enjoy every day, you feel like you are at home

    Cons

    I dint see any thing in my tenure, but you will see some people who will misuse the freedom

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Good firm to work

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Backup Administrator in Chennai
    Current Employee - Backup Administrator in Chennai

    I have been working at Hewlett-Packard full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good management and Team work

    Cons

    Work life balance not available

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Consider employees personal life

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  7.  

    Good place to start. Lot to learn

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Systems Software Engineer
    Current Employee - Systems Software Engineer

    I have been working at Hewlett-Packard

    Pros

    Supportive team culture, people are always there to help you.
    Will get chance to work across multiple technologies and a lot to learn.
    Employee friendly environment, supportive management
    Good work life balance.

    Cons

    Very Slow growth
    Mediocre compensation
    Less time given to harden the product/feature and just "get it working" attitude
    Will become "jack of all trades and master of none"
    Lack of communication across cross functional team

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Inculcate management to employee transparency

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Beautiful place to work.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technical Consultant in Bangalore
    Current Employee - Technical Consultant in Bangalore

    I have been working at Hewlett-Packard as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good Environment,Good cab facilities and We get chance to meet more people.

    Cons

    Hectic Workload.
    No growth till 18 months of joing.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work but please provide more oppunities to talented people.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Very Good Company to start career in IT field

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Hewlett-Packard

    Pros

    Great work culture, decent salary, good exposure, work life balance

    Cons

    Less career growth, takes years to reach to project lead, need to work more than required to get extra benefits

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Improve the quality of hiring process

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Great Place to Learn, Good Employee-friendly Policies, Not a Great Paymaster

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    Former Employee - Specialist Information Developer in Bangalore
    Former Employee - Specialist Information Developer in Bangalore

    I worked at Hewlett-Packard

    Pros

    Excellent opportunities to learn the latest and trending technologies
    Good work-life balance
    Excellent policies for employees

    Cons

    Slow growth
    Mediocre pay
    Lots of ribbons to be cut to implement changes

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't just initiate ideas. Implement and sell them fast.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Decent work-life balance due to flexibility of work schedule

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Chen
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Chen

    I worked at Hewlett-Packard

    Pros

    team working,good salary,good culture, career growth.work from home option

    Cons

    KPIs are unrealistic at times. some time overloaded with work

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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