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8.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 8 ratings in 2016)
"Open, creative and supportive."
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, some unpredictability can cause problems with evening plans.
  • A lot of travel time can be involved when working on client projects.
Culture
8.4 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.5 / 10
 
Hours
8.1 / 10
 
Salary
7.3 / 10
 
 
Diversity
9.3 / 10
 
 
Training
8.0 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"For the technical part I was paired with a developer to extend the coding test that..."

"There is huge respect for equality and opportunity here. You have a lot of freedom;..."

"The office space is cool at ThoughtWorks and the dress code is casual."

"I think that the company is flexible with hours, and we are expected to work 40 hours..."

"I believe that the salary for graduates is very good, and from what I have seen online..."

"Every year the company has an away day, where everyone from every office in each..."

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"As a developer, I had a technical interview as well as another interview to see if..."

"As much as possible is recycled in ThoughtWorks offices, and public transport is..."

"Most of the management including the CEOs are very approachable and very support..."

"I think diversity in gender and LGBT seems to be great. I would like to see more..."

"I would argue that ThoughtWorks is a meritocracy and rewards people who take ini..."

"Social responsibility is one of the core values of the company to strive to fight..."

"I develop software in small and agile teams. We're often working in pairs so social..."

"Pluses include: working with very clever, interesting people; the community is great,..."

"Travel time. Also, I don't get to work on social impact projects as often as I'd..."

"Aaron Swartz, The Internet's Own Boy, once worked at ThoughtWorks."

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"To me ThoughtWorks seemed like a company that really cared about its employees, and..."

"I've attended a tech conference that gave me an insight into the industry. While..."

"My company runs training programmes for applicants from less privileged backgrounds,..."

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