Synopsys
3.7 of 5 411 reviews
www.synopsys.com Mountain View, CA 5000+ Employees

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Stable, mature company

Applications Engineer (Current Employee)
Mountain View, CA

I have been working at Synopsys

ProsGood benefits, stock, health insurance, company perks, holidays, etc.
Stable company with lots of cash. always meets targets
Systematic structure

ConsNo growth, industry is shrinking, competition is fierce
Mature company, innovation limited, status quo preferred.
too many level of management

Advice to Senior Managementtake more risks, don't be afraid to branch into other industries.
promote new ideas, new business model, even internal competition.

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Not a place to grow otherwise a great place to be.

Senior R&D Engineer (Current Employee)
Sunnyvale, CA

I have been working at Synopsys


Pros: - Best in EDA - Excellent senior management. They know where… Cons: - Extremely slow growth. Average promotion after 4 years regardless of quality and dedication… Advice to Senior Management: Most employees look up to CEO Aart De Geus, a man of great vision and integrity, an exceptional leader. Excellent… More

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Synopsys is Steady but Uninspiring

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Sunnyvale, CA

I have been working at Synopsys


Pros: Solid financial performance in a negative environment OK work hours for… Cons: Career paths do not appear to exist at Synopsys, there's little… Advice to Senior Management: If the economy picks up, Synopsys managers will need to look for ways to retain good people. Right now, there aren't enough carrots--rewards such as… More

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