Symyx Technologies
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Headquarters Santa Clara, CA
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public
Industry Information Technology
Revenue $25 to $50 million (USD) per year
Competitors Accelrys, Avantium, hte

Scientific research is serious business for Symyx Technologies. The company offers outsourced research services to the life sciences, chemical, energy, and consumer and industrial product industries. Symyx's research offerings (which combine automated technologies with analytical software) help discover new materials for customers such as Dow Chemical (18% of sales) and Exxon Mobil (15%). Its technology allows researchers to perform thousands of experiments at a time, reducing time and money. Symyx, which owns about 340 patents, generates revenue through service fees... More

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Symyx Technologies President and CEO of Accelrys Max Carnecchia

Max Carnecchia

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Pros: Symyx offered one of the most dynamic work experiences one could find in a small company. We had a research business, tools business, and software business, and a great customer base representing many markets. Every day brought new, interesting… Full Review

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No Offer – Interviewed in San Ramon, CA Jun 2010 – Reviewed Aug 30, 2010

Interview Details – I had to answer several questions upon submitting my resume. Next step was a 30 minute phone interview with an HR Manager. Then a 2 hour on site interview with several individuals, the VP of Content, Development Manager, and Scientific Supervisor all separately. Interview style was casual but…Full Interview

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