Syntel

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Syntel Reviews

Updated Jul 29, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

2.9 542 reviews

75% Approve of the CEO

Syntel President, CEO, and Director Prashant Ranade

Prashant Ranade

(262 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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    Great company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsCareer opportunities, great culture and growth potential

    ConsNot much coverage in countries other than US

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    8.5 + years of experience as a senior analyst

    Project Lead (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsVery nice company to work, Nice work environment as well more opportunity for onsite and career growth.

    ConsLess process oriented company, need to work on process management part of the company.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to focus on career interest of the employee.

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

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    Good for freshers

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsNice work force management and new projects to work on

    ConsPolitics in the higher level of the organization

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

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    ASE (Current Employee) Pune (East Timor)

    ProsPros - good learning, if you get into a good team. good incentives

    ConsLack of communication from upper management with regards to procedure changes

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

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    Graduate Trainee Engineer (Current Employee) Pune (India)

    ProsWorking environment is pretty good. Learnt a lot from my seniors. Nice place to start your career with.

    ConsWell I worked with syntel only for 1 year, so I dont see drawbacks that a employee working for a long time would see. For me it was happy happy.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not 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 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 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

     

    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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    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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