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HCL Technologies Reviews

Updated 2 Apr 2020

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3.4
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HCL Technologies President and CEO C. Vijayakumar
C. Vijayakumar
4,025 Ratings
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  • "Salary hike is not so encouraging(in 604 reviews)

  • "less salary when compared to other MNCs(in 429 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Employee Satisfaction"

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    Current Employee - Solutions Architect in Leeds, England

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

    Pros

    Employee First Policy. Better Wok Life balance. Well established for quite a long period in IT services and consultancy.

    Cons

    Inter team communication to be improved

    HCL Technologies2019-06-30
  2. "Great exposure to different technical platform and develop skills in business as well as technologies"

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    Former Employee - Technical Lead 

    I worked at HCL Technologies full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    It was great working in HCL. The organisation provided me a good platform to grow technically and a chance to interact and learn from clients located in different geographies. Overall it was a good experience being involved in one of the largest IT companies in India

    Cons

    Nothing as such that needs to be highlighted

    HCL Technologies2019-12-12
  3. "IT outsourcing"

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    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in Reading, England

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

    Pros

    Huge base of workforce with great growth path

    Cons

    A big ocean to get lost in the system

    HCL Technologies2020-03-19
  4. "Basic call centre job"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Agent in Antrim, Northern Ireland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at HCL Technologies part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    2 weekly pay Management fair enough, listen to needs of employees

    Cons

    Long hours at computer Timed for breaks and toilet breaks No cafeteria

    HCL Technologies2020-03-09
  5. "Employees are disrespected and not treated well"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Stability only nothing else in HCL

    Cons

    No one is helpful HR never helps, Managers treat you like a slave, no salary hike, If sent you onsite will expect you to work day and night & on weekends. No family life

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    HCL Technologies2020-03-24
  6. "good company to learn"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    work life balance good learning good work environment

    Cons

    average salary, no increment on annual appraisal

    HCL Technologies2020-01-16
  7. "Poor Management"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Egham, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Working from home is a positive

    Cons

    No structure No training Expected to know everything Management are power hungry and bully employees

    HCL Technologies2020-02-13
  8. "A great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Consultant in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good working environment and continues learning.

    Cons

    Frequent transfers are the only corns.

    HCL Technologies2020-01-03
  9. "Good place"

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    Current Employee - Back Office in Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    It’s a Good place to work.

    Cons

    The doors are often getting stuck

    HCL Technologies2019-12-27
  10. "Worklife as an HCL employee"

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    Former Employee - Technical Architect in Welwyn Garden City, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at HCL Technologies full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Many third party job contracts.

    Cons

    Poor job progression outside of India

    HCL Technologies2020-01-08
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