Synopsys

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Good , stable place to work

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior R & D Engineer in Mountain View, CA
Current Employee - Senior R & D Engineer in Mountain View, CA

I have been working at Synopsys

Pros

Good company, treats employees well. Stable if not

Cons

Good company, flexible work hrs, encourages taking time off and balancing work with life. As with EDA sector, flat growth, which also means fewer surprises. Very good place if you are in hardware / electronic design; leader in EDA tools. Senior management is excellent in execution & leading the company

Advice to ManagementAdvice

No particular advice.

Recommends
Approves of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Slow to change or adapt, very conservative fiscally

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA

    I worked at Synopsys

    Pros

    Good benefit package and bonus program, good location and facilities, challenging work for the right people in the right departments.

    Cons

    Very slow to make technical changes internally, can be very autocratic and non collaborative, questioning decisions often frowned upon by upper management. Very fiscally conservative, huge amounts of cash in reserve and healthy business but unwilling to give raises over the past three years.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Listen more to employees, encourage collaboration, frown upon decisions made just because some VP's reputation is on the line, don't boast about earnings and new business and then announce shut downs, lay offs and no salary increases.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    One of the best place to work in the valley

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA

    I have been working at Synopsys

    Pros

    Nice and intelligent colleagues, leader in many aspects of EDA.

    Cons

    Moves like an aircraft carrier instead of a speedboat

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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