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Updated Mar 29, 2014
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3.2 10,000 reviews

61% Approve of the CEO

IBM CEO Virginia Rometty

Virginia Rometty

(3,359 ratings)

58% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Most managers are pretty flexible if you want to work from home a couple days a week (in 1228 reviews)

  • There are no unrealistic expectations causing work-life balance to be messed up (in 1189 reviews)


Cons
  • Though the company espouses work life balance there is no getting away from work (in 373 reviews)

  • Senior Management thinks that too many metrics are replacement for good management (in 202 reviews)

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    1 person found this helpful  

    Best place for women

    Graphic Designer (Current Employee) Gurgaon, Haryana

    ProsFlexibility of timings, work from anywhere, multiple offices all across the city

    ConsRed tape, things move slowly

    Advice to Senior ManagementPay more :)

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great Work culture , poor on paypackage

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Calcutta

    ProsGreat work culture, work from home etc

    Conspoor on sal, less hike , less onsite opportunity

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good attitude and support from company in my growth.

    Technical Support Engineer (Former Employee) Bangalore

    Prosgood ambience, Freedom with less pressure from higher authorities.

    Conspoor salary pay.
    No overtime pay.

    Advice to Senior Managementsalary pay is getting delayed,please pay at the right time.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great opportunity with great people

    IT Specialist (Current Employee) New Delhi

    ProsLatest technology at core level

    ConsNot a good pay master

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Superrb experience here in the IBM

    Associate Systems Engineer (Current Employee) Chennai

    ProsBest culture,learning made easy, perfect company to grow with

    Consthere is no such case in IBM

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

     

    Awesome work environment

    Customer Service Representative (Former Employee) Delhi

    Prosbetter working environment, great perks based on your performance, proper training and feedback sessions.great services

    Consu might end up screwing your personal life, growing in a big company is always a difficult task also some were promoted not because of their capabilities but because of their seniority

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    Best company to work

    Staff Software Engineer (Current Employee) Pune

    ProsExcellent work culture.
    Flexible timing.
    WFH facility.
    transparent management.

    Conspoor salary hike.
    zero growth opportunity.
    sometime mass lay-off.

    Advice to Senior Managementmy advice to Senior management , they should be transparent enough while doing appraisal.
    appraisal criteria must be performance.

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    A company to settle with not to earn with.

    Senior Systems Engineer (Current Employee) Chennai

    Pros100% work life balance, Good work culture and friendly environment.

    ConsNo Salary increments at all.

    Advice to Senior ManagementAt least provide a basic increment every year. (8-10%). not 2-3%...

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

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    Very good

    Remote Desktop Engineer (Current Employee) Hyderābād

    Proscompany values and leadership and recognition

    Constransport and bonus should be employee centric and not based on cost cutting or global market

    Advice to Senior ManagementPromotions and bonus

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    System Admin

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGood to retairement.
    Good balance between work and perdonal life.

    ConsDon't expect much money.
    Nothing else negative

    Advice to Senior ManagementNA

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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