Tata Consultancy Services

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Tata Consultancy Services Reviews in Canada

Updated 21 February, 2015
Updated 21 February, 2015
66 Reviews
3.1
66 Reviews
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Tata Consultancy Services CEO & Managing Director Natarajan Chandrasekaran
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66 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Great work life balance but to one needs patience to move ahead with carrer in TCS (in 1002 reviews)

  • Good work culture, not too much stress in work, no working hours pressure (in 500 reviews)


Cons
  • The time-off policies can be made little flexible to maintain work-life balance (in 235 reviews)

  • If you are average /Below performer your life is hell -----> less salary (in 206 reviews)

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  1.  

    Great Place to Work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Consultant in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Consultant in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services

    Pros

    Challenging assignments
    Good Pay
    Wonderful Work Environment
    Friendly coworkers
    Good work/life balance

    Cons

    Need more frequent reviews
    Need more vacation time
    No close restaurants
    Need more benefits
    Need flextime

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    TCS offers good learning opportunities provided you wish to learn

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Leader in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Project Leader in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    - Good hands on learning experience
    - Large number of projects available
    - Medical benefit are good

    Cons

    - Compensation
    - Work life balance is dependent on project
    - No consistent company culture
    - No career path dependent on project

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Employee connect is missing

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Had a long & rewarding career with the company

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

    I worked at Tata Consultancy Services

    Pros

    The company is huge and has a lot of opportunities to grow

    Cons

    1. Promotions & appraisal process is flawed
    2. Compensation is below par

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please be more people centric

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    TCS as a fair employer

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Portfolio Manager in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Portfolio Manager in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good exposure to multidimensional and multi-functional domains. Good changes to grow

    Cons

    Too big to sustain and award based on skills and expertise. Very Manager centric

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Good

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Tata Consultancy Services

    Pros

    Health insurance cover is good, dental etc all provided,
    The company has several projects so your experience with the firm depends on the project you are allocated.Some projects are very good development projects and others are just the same monotonous testing work everyday.
    Its a great company for freshers.

    Cons

    The management is not that good

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    do less politics

  7.  

    Great Work experience but

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

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services

    Pros

    Pros is career and technology learning is limited to particular field.

    Cons

    Middle level management and RMG.

  8.  

    Software Developer

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Good salary for the new grads

    Cons

    Work at clients site. Good for people who like to work at clients site

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More space provided in office

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  9.  

    Its good company to work with.

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

    I worked at Tata Consultancy Services full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    training , job security , MNC , Diverse

    Cons

    Less flexibility , low salary , less benefits

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  10.  

    Nothing Great

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Consultant At TCS in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Assistant Consultant At TCS in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services

    Pros

    Focus on Delivery
    Employees are required to perform well in their current role to get a promotion and are not required to perform higher role activities
    Salary in Canada is above avg

    Cons

    No overtime benefits
    Appraisal process is not mature.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pls do not give false hopes and make false promises to your employees. It is always better to be transparent and present true picture.

    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Happy with how things have gone so far

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Developer in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Software Developer in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Tata Consultancy Services full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    I am developing in the field of focus that I wanted to be working on following school.

    Cons

    Overtime is expected and advancement seems difficult.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Make advancement more accessible to young professionals.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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