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7.6 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 62 ratings in 2015)
"Varied, exciting, challenging!"
  • IBM is a household name which works with top quality clients on cutting edge projects
  • The people-oriented culture means that employees at all levels are well supported
  • Training opportunities are plentiful and always of a high standard
  • Working hours are flexible and enable graduates to have a good work/life balance
  • The job requires quite a lot of travelling which can be tiresome
  • IBM is so large that a certain amount of bureaucracy is inevitable
  • There is a lot of new information to take on board when starting with at IBM which can a little confusing
  • Graduates could be given more information on the tasks they will be assigned to before starting work at IBM
7.6 / 10
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