IBM Reviews | Glassdoor.com.au

IBM Reviews

Updated 18 Aug 2019

To filter reviews, or .

Found 46028 reviews

3.7
StarStarStarStarStar
Rating TrendsRating Trends
71%
Recommend to a Friend
74%
Approve of CEO
IBM CEO Virginia Rometty
Virginia Rometty
17161 Ratings
Pros
Cons
More Pros and Cons
  1. Featured Review

    "Big Blue Innovation"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Vienna
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    International opportunities, interesting projects, education programs

    Cons

    high workload, strongly process driven

    IBM2018-11-19
  2. "Great Growth Culture"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Client Technical Leader in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of investment into learning and working hours are good

    Cons

    Needs more coffee options in the kitchen

    IBM2019-06-18
  3. "Non competitive salary"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    - Flexible hours - Modern tech stack

    Cons

    - Salary is not competitive - Little pay progression - No career progression - Long hours required with no compensation - Upper management politics

    IBM2019-08-15
  4. "Pros and cons"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Smart people, interesting tech, opportunity to travel

    Cons

    Too big, struggling financially, shrinking

    IBM2019-08-09
  5. "4 plus years in Full time employment"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Applications Developer 

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

    Pros

    Flexibility, Leaves , Benefits, Maternity Policies

    Cons

    Manager driven, No growth, Compensation,

    Advice to Management

    None

    IBM2019-08-09
  6. "Great company to work for"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Innovation, great people, flexibility, diversity, career-oriented

    Cons

    Layers of process, can be long hours

    IBM2019-07-26
  7. "It's all depends on your hiring manager"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Procurement Specialist 

    I worked at IBM full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    working from home was always welcome

    Cons

    most team mates are located in India even though the team manages country region.

    IBM2019-08-09
  8. "Toxic Company But I Learn a Lot"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Tech Support in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flexible working - can work from home Learn a great deal from smart people Training is available especially for cloud

    Cons

    Toxic workplace with terrible management interested looking as good as possible Work life balance leaves a lot to be desired Reduced numbers of people every quarter to perform the same workload Few benefits and lower than market salaries

    Advice to Management

    You have no idea.

    IBM2019-08-06
  9. "Good Place to Start"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Product Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    1. Able to work independently. 2. Able to work remotely. 3. Plenty of time for training

    Cons

    1. Issues with resourcing 2. Less support from the support team

    IBM2019-07-22
  10. "Sales"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    I love the organizational Culture

    Cons

    The salary and compensation can always improve

    IBM2019-07-15
Found 46028 reviews