Syntel

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Syntel Reviews

Updated Jul 26, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

2.9 539 reviews

75% Approve of the CEO

Syntel President, CEO, and Director Prashant Ranade

Prashant Ranade

(260 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)

539 Employee Reviews
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    good exposure

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGood experience with varied business areas

    ConsThe company lacks enough motivating factors

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good place to start career

    Systems Engineer (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsThe only good thing is that the project work is good enough to brush up your skills.

    ConsNot even a single policy is employee friendly.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to listen to the problems and concerns raised by employees and provide solution to those.

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

     

    Best for Onsite

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Mumbai (India)

    ProsYou will easily get onsite opportunity to US and US.

    ConsDon't expect much hike during appraisals

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    Software Engineer, Syntel

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsCompany has some nice policies.

    ConsPays less salaries when compared to other companies for freshers.

    Advice to Senior ManagementGiving better opportunities to employees.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    • Disapproves of CEO

     

    Syntel is OK for 2-5 year of exp people

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Pros9 hours working
    get Appriasal on time

    ConsNot good appraisal
    Sandwitch holiday is the worst policy in this company

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    its good for the freshers

    Systems Engineer (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    Prosall the people are coperative
    they are supportive
    got to know about the new experiences.Being a fresher and getting exposure to cmmi level 5 company.

    Consnot able to grab new opportunity
    work are limited.
    ability to gain new things are very less.mostly projects are level 1

    Advice to Senior Managementpeople should be placed according to their skills

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

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    GOOD COMPANY FOR FRESHERS

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGood scope for freshers to learn and lot of onsite opportunities

    Consno proper planing, most of the team are accustomed to stretch

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    Senior Project Manager

    Senior Project Manager (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsFlexibility, opportunity, onsite assignment, technical expiereince

    Conschaos at all level, resource quality

    Advice to Senior Managementstreamline the operations

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good one to start with

    Analyst Programmer (Current Employee) Mumbai (India)

    ProsNice work culture. Process oriented organisation.
    Just like semi government.

    ConsI didn't find any cons as such

    Advice to Senior ManagementNothing

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Dont join in USA

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsYou will get your salary delayed by 10 days but you will get it.

    ConsUS hires are treated bad by all staff as they earn more money. Very bad health insurance. Too much politics, people go to an extent to sabotaging projects to prove they are valuable.

    Advice to Senior ManagementValue the resources who deliver, try to reduce politics. Try to eliminate Syntel Inc and LTD differentiation of employees. Inc Employees are treated as second class citizen.

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

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