HCL Technologies

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HCL Technologies Reviews in United States

Updated 22 January, 2015
Updated 22 January, 2015
3,464 Reviews
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Pros
  • Provides the work life balance which is a major concern in todays corporate world (in 312 reviews)

  • A positive work environment which makes me more excited to come for the work every day (in 239 reviews)


Cons
  • Working timings needs to be streamlined to allow better work life balance (in 83 reviews)

  • Only company words say "employee first" but no concern on employee whatsoever (in 94 reviews)

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  1. 4 people found this helpful  

    HCL Review

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technical Lead in Chicago, IL (US)
    Current Employee - Technical Lead in Chicago, IL (US)

    I have been working at HCL Technologies full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    HCl is a great company to work for. They are very large in INDIA. There are many opportunity hear for Database Scientist. If you are willing travel they work with thousands of companies across the globe. The people are very nice to work with.

    Cons

    Come of the challenges working here is that you start as a contractor. They tell you its full time but like any consulting firm when the contract is over its time to find a new job. They tell you its full time because they believe that there are so many job available that you will always find work. Not true.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I don't have any advice to management. I can only think of pointing out negatives. Stay positive would be advice.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Nice place to work....

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    Current Employee - Senior Test Engineer in Cary, NC (US)
    Current Employee - Senior Test Engineer in Cary, NC (US)

    I have been working at HCL Technologies

    Pros

    Working environment is really awesome...

    Cons

    I have not faced any cons so far....

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Business Analyst

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at HCL Technologies

    Pros

    Awesome ... yeah simply awesome is what I think ..

    Cons

    Nothing much..yeah simply awesome is what I think ..

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop talking

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    HCL is a great company, organized for its human strength and size

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Technical Lead in New York, NY (US)
    Current Employee - Senior Technical Lead in New York, NY (US)

    I have been working at HCL Technologies

    Pros

    work life balance
    good management
    employee friendly

    Cons

    compensation
    career growth is generally slow
    you may find all disadvantages of a service company

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    IT Contractor

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at HCL Technologies

    Pros

    Very dynamic, customer focused, 'get things done' attitude. Good managers, got paid on time, would work for them again.

    Cons

    It's outsourcing so be prepared for the fact that not everything will be perfectly aligned from day one. Also be prepared to hit the ground running at full speed!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  7.  

    A great company to work for

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    • Senior Management
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at HCL Technologies

    Pros

    Unlike typical Indian consulting companies, HCL acquired AXON a premier consulting company.

    Cons

    AXON became what it was by acquiring a lot of small consulting boutique firms, so culture is yet to be defined...

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  8.  

    Very Good Environment to Work

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer
    Former Employee - Software Engineer

    I worked at HCL Technologies

    Pros

    Great Work place, Good Work Life Balance

    Cons

    No Cons ..All is good

    Recommends
  9.  

    Pleasant Experience but management driven

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    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst II in Los Angeles, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst II in Los Angeles, CA (US)

    I worked at HCL Technologies full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work Life balance is good if you have good manager

    Cons

    Few manager Sucks and wants the team to prove for them

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Grow Up

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Great Company with lot of Freedom to Learn

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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 HCL Technologies full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Opportunity to for cutting edge projects with marquee clients

    Cons

    Its still an Indian IT Services Company

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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