Syntel

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Syntel Reviews

Updated Jul 21, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

2.9 534 reviews

75% Approve of the CEO

Syntel President, CEO, and Director Prashant Ranade

Prashant Ranade

(258 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 66 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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    Good Hike Provider for Lateral Joiner

    Senior Project Lead (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsGood hike for lateral joiner.
    Good onsite exposure
    Good for ladies

    Conscompulsory 9 hr working culture
    sandwich Leave Policy
    Group-sm culture

    Advice to Senior ManagementImplement Policies for all employees including onsite employees and managers too. Try to retain old employees.

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    my own experience in syntel

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Chennai (India)

    Prosgood for freshers
    good learning opportunities
    good office environment

    Conslow growth rate
    low hikes.
    less no of offices in india

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    good onsite opportunities

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Chennai (India)

    Proshelping management,fast onsite opportunity,employee growth graph can be very fast

    Consno work life balance,stretch hours are hectic at times

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    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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    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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    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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    a good company to work for

    BSA (Current Employee) Phoenix, AZ (US)

    Prosgood compensation and work atmosphere

    Consno growth in long term

    Advice to Senior Managementmanagers into politics no one cares for anything except personal favours

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Small Enough to Listen Big enough to deliver

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGrowth Opportunities are great and opportunities for performers

    ConsWorklife Balance needs improvement especially in the Middle Management

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

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