Get the inside buzz from graduates at ThoughtWorks

8.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 8 ratings in 2016)
"The company is a leader in technology with a heart of gold."
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
 

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.

What insiders say about...

"Just be nice and be yourself throughout the application process. The interview given..."

"The firm consists of really funny, intelligent and friendly people. It is a diverse..."

"The office is nice and open, everyone works on the same floor, so it really promotes..."

"ThoughtWorks is flexible with regard to working hours and working from home. Sometimes..."

"For a graduate, I feel that the salary is one of the best on offer on the market..."

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

"It was a long hiring process and it took me about half a year to complete, and you..."

"Here I was asked to show my views and opinions on current events/issues. I had to..."

"We are actually in the process of trying to be more green, but consultancy requires..."

"I haven't had any mentors that are 'managers' in the TW context. I have a sponsor..."

"Diversity, and social and economic justice, are right at the heart of everything..."

"I feel that good work and active positioning in the company will always be seen and..."

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

"I'm currently one of four developers on a project. I pair with other developers on..."

"The diversity in work, people and experiences is definitely a plus."

"I feel that there could be more opportunities for graduates to work on client pr..."

"The three pillar model was inspired by Ben & Jerry's."

"Learning-oriented and international."

"I was drawn to the company's emphasis on social and economic justice, and their reputation..."

"Everyone is always being encouraged to learn. It's pretty important in the world..."

"The company have schemes like internships and actively target people who would traditionally..."

"I feel that there could be more training opportunities after ThoughtWorks Univer..."

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