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Do NOT work here

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Consultant
Current Employee - Consultant

I have been working at Synnefo Technology Solutions full-time for more than a year

Pros

- Pay is above average
- Wide exposure to virtualization projects (assuming you are skilled in all areas)

Cons

- You are only a dollar amount to them, they do not care about your personal growth
- No training unless you consider a .pdf and a link to video files = training
- Your request of travel/local work/residency projects are ok'd initially then once you start they don't give you the option
- No internal communications within workers
- Mgmt never returns emails/calls
- Bonus requires almost never taking any time off per quarter
- Partners do not get the 'good' contracts usually
- Upper Mgmt Extremely unorganized
- No company structure - You don't know who you are working for (internally) on a per project basis
- Lots of 'bait and switch' tactics with customers - "Just get the job via interview then we can switch you out after a few weeks' is common
- Consultants are assigned as PM's who have never done PM's job, but are sold as PM's....

Advice to ManagementAdvice

- Provide REAL training, not a pdf file and a link to videos
- Be honest with customers/employees about project requirements

Doesn't Recommend

5 Other Employee Reviews for Synnefo Technology Solutions (View Most Recent)

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  1.  

    Full of opportunities and options.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - VMware Consultant  in  Skokie, IL
    Current Employee - VMware Consultant in Skokie, IL

    I have been working at Synnefo Technology Solutions full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Projects come and go quickly. New environment all the time.

    Cons

    Might be asked to work from any location.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep on with what you're already doing. Showing love for the people that work for you!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  2.  

    don't even bother

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Synnefo Technology Solutions full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    close parnership with VMware and Forsythe.
    Lots of short span projects.
    Being a Forsythe employee has its perks.

    Cons

    they work as an outsourcing agency, you're just a number for the upper management.
    There's no work and life balance. If you travel they expect you to be at the customer site between 8 and 9 am on monday morning and leaving on friday afternoon.
    more than 40 hours of work a week are the norm.
    Training is just an unfulfilled promise.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
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