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ThoughtWorks

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8.3 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 7 ratings in 2017)
"The company is a leader in technology with a heart of gold."
Culture
9.6 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.4 / 10
 
Hours
8.9 / 10
 
Salary
8.9 / 10
 
 
Diversity
10.0 / 10
 
 
Training
8.3 / 10
 

Pros

  • The firm has a flat and supportive culture, which creates a friendly community of colleagues who are all happy to help each other out.
  • Graduates from all over the world come together for their initial training in India, which is widely seen as an enjoyable experience.
  • Day-to-day work is varied and graduates get to work with a range of cutting-edge technologies.
  • The company likes to have a very positive involvement in social and economic justice.

Cons

  • There can be some uncertainty over where your next workplace will be located, which may be daunting for some graduates.
  • Some graduates felt that there could be more structured activities between projects.
  • While work hours are generally good, the flexibility of them is dependent on clients.
  • A lot of travel time can be involved when working on client projects.

What insiders say about...

"The interview process was one of the best I've been through, and I came out feeling..."

"For a consultancy, the culture is great. The nature of having people in many different..."

"The space is very open, which is great for meeting new people or catching up with..."

"There is a greater measure of flexibility than I expected but it can vary greatly..."

"As a graduate, the learning opportunities were a bigger priority for me than pay...."

"There are a variety of perks available at ThoughtWorks: free snacks and drinks, even..."

"We are pushed to punch well above our weights here, and you must be prepared and..."

"There were questions regarding the tech and my personal motivations for wanting to..."

"Although personally I believe that we could do slightly better by saving more paper..."

"Incredibly accessible. I would not be able to tell they were managers if I didn't..."

"There is an active drive to support diversity here. We actively target women in IT,..."

"There are no promotions to new positions that I'm aware of as such, simply a grading..."

"I have the impression that any suggestions in this space would be taken seriously,..."

"I am a software developer and a consultant, so I will be assigned on a client engagement...."

"Challenging work and constant learning. Good personal development benefits. Interesting..."

"I can't book tickets to shows in advance as I'm never sure I will be able to make..."

"We made Selenium!"

"A great place to learn and grow."

"The reputation and training."

"The formal training component was a six-week programme in India with other graduates..."

"In the EU it is mostly referrals (like me) but they are looking for more ways to..."

"Personally I think that there could be a more structured approach to graduates' first..."

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