Synopsys – Mountain View, CA
include: - Designing, administering, monitoring and troubleshooting of systems for supporting production and development activities, architectural… Synopsys
I have been working at Synopsys full-time (more than 5 years)Pros
Exposure to leading edge semiconductor technologies and circuit design.
Synopsys is the most financially sound EDA company, and the caliber of co-workers is high.Cons
Limited career growth and below average job satisfaction due to the highly reactive nature of a career in EDA. This isn't specific to Synopsys, though. It is characteristic of the EDA industry.Advice to ManagementAdvice
Aid employees in finding career development opportunities.
The salary structure is a mystery. Even if your product group exceeds revenue goals the annual bonus / incentive pay is unpredictable.
Mgmt is aware of employees' hard work and over-time hours. Proactively reward / recognize employees' accomplishments rather than wait for them to resign from Synopsys.Neutral OutlookApproves of CEO