Syntel
2.9 of 5 462 reviews
www.syntelinc.com Troy, MI 5000+ Employees

Syntel Reviews

Updated Apr 16, 2014
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2.9 462 reviews

                             

76% Approve of the CEO

Syntel President, CEO, and Director Prashant Ranade

Prashant Ranade

(220 ratings)

52% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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An experience to learn a lot

Senior Project Lead (Former Employee)
Phoenix, AZ (US)

I worked at Syntel full-time for more than 5 years

Proscan learn faster than other companies offering the same role

ConsVery poor compensation when yearly review is done

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Excellent company to work with if you're in the right project

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Syntel full-time for more than 5 years

ProsOpportunity for both learning and travel to onsite

ConsNone, unless you end up in a project where scope for learning or travel is not there

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Didn't quite work out as I hoped

Lead .NET Developer (Former Employee)
Auburn Hills, MI (US)

I worked at Syntel full-time for less than a year

ProsPros: it has offshore, so possibility of transferring there

ConsStratified "verticals" rather than locally available projects used as criteria

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Great company

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Syntel

ProsCareer opportunities, great culture and growth potential

ConsNot much coverage in countries other than US

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Liked my work at Syntel, gave me exposure to learning new things.

Operations Manager (Former Employee)
Pune (India)

I worked at Syntel full-time for more than a year

ProsSalary
Shift timings
Work environment
Support from the leaders

ConsThe condition of the buses and the cabs needs to improve, also the travelling time and distance can be reduced if they manage the transportation correctly.

Advice to Senior ManagementTransportation can be improved

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

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Good Company If you are in good Account

Programmer Analyst (Current Employee)
Pune (India)

I have been working at Syntel full-time for more than a year

ProsOnsite Opportunity,You will have good growth rate If you are working on good project.

ConsPolitics,Senior managers sometimes play politics.

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

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Learned many things at freshers level.

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Pune (India)

I have been working at Syntel full-time for more than a year

ProsGood opportunity to learn new technologies, at freshers level.

ConsIt's your luck, which project you get at freshers level. So luck matters, rather than your interest and talent.

Advice to Senior ManagementImprove hiring process

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good with perfect work and personal life balance

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Syntel full-time

ProsEnvironment is awesome,Good campus and training programs.Good work culture

Conscompensation and Benifits are to be improved

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good ... work and life balance

Senior Programmer Analyst (Former Employee)
Pune (India)

I worked at Syntel full-time for more than a year

Prosgood number of leaves
Good projects in Banking and finance sector

ConsNone .. atleast i dint see any

Advice to Senior ManagementNone

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good place to Start your career

Assistant Manager (Current Employee)
Mumbai (India)

I have been working at Syntel full-time for more than a year

ProsGood Salary, Flexible working hours, Growing Company, Five Days a week

ConsNeed to Complete minimum 9 hours everyday in spite of working more than stipulated hours on previous days and having no wok on a given day

Advice to Senior ManagementChange minimum hour requirement

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

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