Cadence Design Systems
3.3 of 5 282 reviews
www.cadence.com San Jose, CA 5000+ Employees

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The work comes in waves

Application Engineer (Current Employee)
San Jose, CA

I have been working at Cadence Design Systems full-time for more than a year

ProsBenefits and pay, friendly atmosphere

ConsIsolating at times, foreign languages spoken

Advice to Senior ManagementMore engagement with employees

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Constant change, for change's sake, married with a lack of vision.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
San Jose, CA

I have been working at Cadence Design Systems full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Cadence has/had some very bright and hard working employees, who are… Cons: R&D: Not much Research going on, and Development is reactionary in the name of 'customer driven'. Belief in Heros: Certain people are put in charge of… Advice to Senior Management: Measure what you want to improve. Be honest with yourself. You had better 'lock in' good employees with a staircase of… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Management ran the company into the ground ...

Lead Sales Applications Engineer (Former Employee)
San Jose, CA

I worked at Cadence Design Systems full-time for more than a year


Pros: Good technical expertise. Better than Mentor Cons: Too political. Middle level management (directors & group directors) should… Advice to Senior Management: Stop protecting your friends. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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