iGATE Reviews

Updated 16 September 2014
Updated 16 September 2014
946 Reviews
3.1
946 Reviews
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iGATE CEO Ashok Vemuri
Ashok Vemuri
80 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good work life balance but quality of work depends on the project you are assigned to (in 41 reviews)

  • Igate's work culture is characterised by freedom in working (in 74 reviews)


Cons
  • 3 months non negotiable notice period, lack of personal growth (in 38 reviews)

  • Work-life balance could be a problem in some roles as you cant plan because there is no foresight (in 17 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Team Lead

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at iGATE

    Pros

    Good Learning exp, good managers

    Cons

    nothing much to describle, lack of visibility

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    good work

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    A lot of learning and a lot of fun

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at iGATE full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    1)great work life balance---8 to 5pm
    2)encouraging managers
    3)onsite opportunities
    4)lot of learning in terms of functionality,tools etc
    5)Accessible HRs
    6)lot of team building activities
    7)Employess are considered as assest

    Cons

    1)Not so good compensation
    2)salary hikes are not so good

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    you are doing great job!

  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    IGATE is a great place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at iGATE

    Pros

    IGATE is a great place to work

    Cons

    IGATE is a great place to work

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    IGATE is a great place to work

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Review

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer  in  Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at iGATE full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Campus is too good comparitively

    Cons

    no cons from myside as for now

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Good for the 1swho needs desperately job

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer  in  Hyderābād (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Hyderābād (India)

    I have been working at iGATE full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Goods cultural s they conduct

    Cons

    Local region language
    Very less salary

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give employee freedom

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
  7.  

    Very Nice Experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer  in  Chennai (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Chennai (India)

    I worked at iGATE full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Healthy Work Environment. Good Management. Best for a Fresher.

    Cons

    Compensation, Not much growth for long run.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep the Compensation with Industry Standards.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Nice and wonderful experience in IGATE as a Fresher

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer  in  Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at iGATE full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    1. Wonderful Campus in Bangalore.
    2. As a fresher, you will get an great experience as I exposed to latest technologies.
    3. Friendly environment and wonderful colleagues.

    Cons

    1. Compensation high was fair, but no so exiting.
    2. Some times you will be struck in same project.
    3. Need to exposure and add about your self to get opportunities.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to provide more opportunities after 3 years to get motivation and fashion to continue.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Project Lead

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Project Lead  in  Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    Former Employee - Project Lead in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)

    I worked at iGATE full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good Environment at client place to work with,Cafeteria is good.We can utilize the opportunity to learn new things.

    Cons

    May need to work nights and weekends.Health insurance card does not cover many of the major clinics.In order to go to other clinic we might need to get the acknowledgment from the listed clinic and then go to a newer clinic.Health benefits can be improved.No Hike was given.Performance meeting was just a eye wash.Contributions and achievements were not recognized by the immediate Manager and it was not brought to attention to the upper management.work load was high

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    May increase the allowance provided for Nights and Weekend support

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Good Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technical Lead  in  Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Technical Lead in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at iGATE full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work culture is good but compensation is low when compared to other companies. Flexible Timings and No benefits.

    Cons

    No Benefits and Good support from higher management

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Very helpful HR and Good Management.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Systems Engineer

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer  in  Bangalore (India)
    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Bangalore (India)

    I worked at iGATE full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Expose to different technology.
    - More responsibility
    - Quick Promotions
    - Relatively quick onsite opportunities.
    - Decent hike
    - Fixed Salary

    Cons

    - No employee friendly policies (swipe in swipe out, strict leave policies etc)
    - Limited resource

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Bring change in policy. Strict office timings needs to go( have to report minimum 9 hours ). Bring in few policies like allowing needs to work from home like that. Try to keep the talents by providing good salary which they deserved.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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