Syntel

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Syntel Reviews

Updated Jul 25, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

2.9 540 reviews

75% Approve of the CEO

Syntel President, CEO, and Director Prashant Ranade

Prashant Ranade

(261 ratings)

54% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Lots of Onsite opportunities for long term and as well as short term(in 69 reviews)

  • Good work environment , excellent client exposure(in 28 reviews)


Cons
  • Work life balance is negative if you manage client relationship(in 18 reviews)

  • no work life balance,stretch hours are hectic at times(in 10 reviews)

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    1 person found this helpful  

    Good to start your career

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGood environment
    Onsite opportunity if you get a right project

    ConsPoor Strategy and management. Policies need to be revised

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    Good experience with lot of opportunties

    Project Lead I (Former Employee) Pune (India)

    Pros- Onsite Opportunities if you are working at offshore
    - Learning growth

    Cons- Holiday policies
    - Compensation is very low compare to market value
    - medical benifits

    Advice to Senior ManagementFocus more on quality of work and resources

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good Company

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsProvides good benefits. address employee needs. Onsite Opportunities.

    ConsIndifferent to some employee needs.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    It was nice

    Project Lead (Former Employee) Louisville, KY (US)

    ProsGood clients and presence in louisville

    ConsSalary appraisals are not good.

    Advice to Senior Managementlisten to employees and fulfill promises

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Good for freshers

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosgood culture and policies needs to revise

    ConsRetention rate needs to control

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good for Freshers ! Stay for 2 Years if you dont get VISA

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Chennai (India)

    ProsSome projects if you are in.. You will learn as well as enjoy

    ConsEverything from management is a problem to employee.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep your vision clear

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    1 person found this helpful  

    Consider IT Done, Everything will be done

    Test Analyst (Former Employee) Chennai (India)

    Pros- good work location.
    - employee manager relationship good.

    Cons- no much employee centric policy.
    - upskilling not much possible

    Advice to Senior Management- need to improve the policy more beneficial to the employees.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    To start with its a good company

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Chennai (India)

    ProsInduction training, cross trainings, Skill enhancement trainings. They let you decide if you want to take up a project or not. Proper guidance to get settled into projects. Overall a good company to start off.

    ConsIncrement is low. Nothing else.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPlease have a transparent appraisal system. Those in good terms with managers get decent hikes and those not have to suffer.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    good

    Trainee (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    Prosgreat opportunity for fresher , nice campus

    Conslengthy working hours, night shifts

    Advice to Senior Managementmore friendly with employer

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good if you keep your boss happy :)

    Technical Architect (Former Employee) Pune (India)

    Prosgrowing and more opportunities coming

    Consculture, process not matured , no 360 degree feedback

    Advice to Senior Managementfocus on the 360 degree feedback, judge the boss as well ...

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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