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Helpful (1)

Very complex environment made it very challenging but never knew where I stood in meeting expectations.

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Former Employee - Staff Professional in Sunnyvale, CA
Former Employee - Staff Professional in Sunnyvale, CA

I worked at Synopsys

Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Employees are very nice and extremely hard working. It's amazing how lean the company runs. Lot's a long hours. Very mixed culturally.

Cons

Communication is lacking. It's on a need to know basis and no one seems to be on the need to know list. There's no management by walking around. Most managers sit in there offices with the door closed all day. Managers do communicate at their level but do not communicate to their staff outside the requisite weekly staff meeting. There is a fear factor amongst the rank and file.

Advice to Management

Communication can go along way. Your staff is working so hard- appreciate it.

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  1. Helpful (1)

    well organized company but not that good compensation

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA

    I have been working at Synopsys

    Approves of CEO
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    - Very Stable work place
    - Well organized company

    Cons

    - not a good compensation

  2. A bit frustrating...

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    Current Employee - CAE in Mountain View, CA
    Current Employee - CAE in Mountain View, CA

    I have been working at Synopsys

    No opinion of CEO
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Conservative
    Flexible working hours
    EDA leader
    Better Job security

    Cons

    Low or No pay rises
    No transparency
    Internal politics
    Lousy processes

    Advice to Management

    Internal politics: between different business units; sometimes between two managers in same business unit etc is killing the actual "working" R&D and CAEs.
    Fix Internal processes for quality delivery

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