Synack Overview

  • www.synack.com
  • Redwood City, CA
  • 201 to 500 Employees
  • 2013
  • Company - Private
  • Enterprise Software & Network Solutions
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

Synack is the premier security testing platform, harnessing a vetted community of diverse and talented security researchers. We deliver an offensive approach to security with continuous and on-demand penetration testing and vulnerability management that is built to scale and ...

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Best Places to Work: 2022(#21)

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Synack Reviews

4.3
85%
Recommend to a Friend
95%
Approve of CEO
Jay Kaplan
Jay Kaplan
91 Ratings
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5.0
Current Employee, more than 1 year
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Positive Outlook
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Pros

If you enjoy rolling up your sleeves, thrive in ambiguity, enjoy collaborating with talented individuals across teams, this is the right time for you to take that leap of faith. Amazing product and

Cons

Honestly, not many cons come to mind. Start up feel is abundant, so make sure you are ready to work through some new processes or create one that could be well needed.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Synack

4.3
(62 Reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

We have been working hard on our Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging (DEIB) program for the last year and a half.  We are creating a community of aligning DEI efforts from multiple tech companies to share ideas, dig into the harder questions and build a community of partnerships to diversify the workforce inside and outside the walls of Synack.   

We are very proud of our partnerships with BIC (Blacks in Cybersecurity), BUiLT (Blacks United in Leading Technology), Vetsec, Valence, Love Never Fails, SANS.org, UrbanEd and more.
 
These partnerships help us develop our candidate pool and build community, create employer branding and represents our de

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...Great work from home support, Good company for those coming from the military, Very supportive of diversity in the workplace and actively working on social injustice issues....Read More

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Synack Interviews

Experience
Positive45%
Negative30%
Neutral24%
Getting an Interview
Applied online68%
Recruiter18%
Employee Referral14%
Difficulty
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  1. Security Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
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    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 months. I interviewed at Synack (United States)

    Interview

    Three phases of the interview process. The first phase is with the recruiter. The second phase is with the manager. The last phase is a panel interview with three different people They will keep you as a warm candidate for weeks/months.
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Synack Awards & Accolades

  • 50 Innovators of the Year 2021CIO Bulletin2021
  • 50 Leading Companies of the Year 2021The Silicon Review2021
  • Gartner's Top 25 Enterprise Software Startups to Watch in 2020Gartner2020
  • AI 50: America’s Most Promising Artificial Intelligence CompaniesForbes2020
  • 2019 CNBC Disruptor 50 ListCNBC2019

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What are perks and other benefits like at Synack?

...They aren't throwing money at people, operating a bit frugile, but that is offset with the benefits and culture....

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People Also Ask about Synack

Employees rate Synack 4.3 out of 5 stars based on 137 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor. In 2022, Synack employees have voted their company to be one of Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work.

To get a job at Synack, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Synack and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 85% of employees would recommend working at Synack to a friend. This is based on 126 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

45% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Synack as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.6 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Synack.

82% of employees think that Synack has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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