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TCS Software Engineer Reviews

based on 1.3k reviews
Updated 18 May, 2024

Overall Rating

4.0

Category Ratings

4.5

Job Security

4.1

Work-Life balance

3.9

Company culture

3.8

Skill development

3.7

Work Satisfaction

3.3

Salary & Benefits

3.3

Promotions/Appraisal

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Updated 18 May, 2024

Likes

Good for those looking for job security(844 reviews)

The company has a great work culture(331 reviews)

Dislikes

The compensation is too low compared to the market(1.3k reviews)

In mid-level employees appraisal, it takes years to get the next promotion(681 reviews)

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How is TCS to work for?
TCS is rated 4.0 out of 5, based on 1.3k reviews by employees on AmbitionBox. TCS is known for Job Security which is rated at the top and given a rating of 4.5. However, Career growth is rated the lowest at 3.3 and can be improved. To know first hand how it is like to work at TCS read detailed reviews based on various job profiles, departments and locations in the reviews section.
How is the salary at TCS?
According to AmbitionBox ratings, TCS employees rate its salary and benefits as 3.3 out of 5. You can know more about TCS Salaries at AmbitionBox
How is the work culture at TCS?
Work culture is rated 3.9 at TCS by 1.3k employees. While job security is rated 4.5 and work-life balance is rated 4.1 at TCS. Read detailed reviews by employees of TCS on AmbitionBox.
Is work from home available in TCS?
According to AmbitionBox, 4% TCS employees work from home permanently, 15% work from office 3 days/week, and 5% work from office 2 days/week (based on 109 AmbitionBox reviews in last 6 months).

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Work Policy for TCS Software Engineer

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Workplace policy may vary based on Department, Designation and Location.

based on 109 reviews in last 6 months

Permanent work from home

Permanent work from home

4%
Work from office

Work from office

52%
Hybrid

Hybrid

34%

2 days/week from office

5%

3 days/week from office

15%

Other hybrid work policies

14%

Unclear

Unclear

10%
Parent Company Tata Group

IT Services & Consulting

4.3
1.3k Reviews

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Gender Based Ratings for TCS Software Engineer

based on 1.1k verified reviews

4.0Rated by 370 Women

Rated 4.6 for Job Security and 4.1 for Work-Life Balance

women

4.0Rated by 711 Men

Rated 4.5 for Job Security and 4.1 for Work-Life Balance

men

Working Days for TCS Software Engineer

based on 1.3k reviews
Monday to Friday
88%
Monday to Saturday
5%
Rotational Shift
4%
Alternate Saturday off
2%
Other
1%

Work Timings for TCS Software Engineer

based on 1.3k reviews
Flexible timing
Strict (9am - 6pm)
Strict (9am - 5pm)
71%
5%
3%
21% employees reported other strict timings

Shift Timings for TCS Software Engineer

based on 1.3k reviews
Day shift
Night shift
96%
4%

Business Travel for TCS Software Engineer

based on 1.3k reviews
No travel
64%
Within city
26%
Within country
6%
International travel
4%
TCS Software Engineer Salary
based on 23.9k salaries

Average annual salary

7.5 Lakhs
₹3 L/yr - ₹12 L/yr
12% less than the average Software Engineer Salary in India
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cab
Office cab/shuttle
54 total responses
onsite
International/On-site exposure
26 total responses
freemeal
Free meal
18 total responses
joining
Joining bonus
2 total responses
+17 more benefits
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