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
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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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fantastic company

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions

ProsHighly aggressive and forward company

Conssome areas are lagging e.g. culture in Indian offices.

Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to build culture

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great org to work with

Associate (Former Employee)

I worked at Cognizant Technology Solutions full-time

Prosgreat org to work with. It identifies your skillset and strengths and gives opportunities accordingly.

Consno problem for me at all

Advice to Senior Managementgreat org to work with

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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overall good,ok

Systems Analyst (Current Employee)
Chennai (India)

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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Associate - Projects (Current Employee)
Minneapolis, MN (US)

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

ProsMany different projects exists , you can join the project where there is growth . Many people worry that they do not have growth in the project but they must get release fromthe project and join a good one

Consno good training , freshers are given challenging tasks and asked to work in a different technology than what they are trained

Advice to Senior ManagementMake sure you conduct employee reviews and one on one atlease once in 3 months

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

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Great Job Satisfaction

Senior Project Manager (Current Employee)
Philadelphia, PA (US)

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

ProsOpen Culture, Great Transparency, Employee Centric

ConsNone as of now. No issues

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

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I got new experience and more knowledge.

BPS (Current Employee)
Tambaram (India)

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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best place to work as a fresher

Programmer Analyst Trainee (Current Employee)
Chennai (India)

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 (India)

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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Great place to work

Project Manager (Current Employee)
Pune (India)

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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Engineer Trainee (Former Employee)
Bangalore (India)

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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