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Syntel Reviews

Updated 18 August 2014
Updated 18 August 2014
562 Reviews

3.0
562 Reviews
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Syntel President, CEO, and Director Prashant Ranade
Prashant Ranade
271 Ratings

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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247 Employee Reviews Back to all reviews

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  1.  

    Idle place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst  in  Pune
    Former Employee - Programmer Analyst in Pune

    Pros

    For Starters it a nice company to work

    Cons

    Increments will not be good when compared to other.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    No company is perfect, positivity or negativity depends on how well you manage the expectations of your employer

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Manager  in  Pune
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Pune

    Pros

    I have been treated well so far, so no complaints.

    Cons

    You need to constantly fight for your identity.
    on aan average 20% on bench and 10-15% buffer, so 1 in every three is a Super hero here.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Good for freshers

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Nice work force management and new projects to work on

    Cons

    Politics in the higher level of the organization

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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  5.  

    Good Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Pune
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Pune

    Pros

    Provides good benefits. address employee needs. Onsite Opportunities.

    Cons

    Indifferent to some employee needs.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

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

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Chennai
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Chennai

    Pros

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

    Cons

    Everything from management is a problem to employee.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep your vision clear

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Good experience with lot of opportunties

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Project Lead I  in  Pune
    Former Employee - Project Lead I in Pune

    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 ManagementAdvice

    Focus more on quality of work and resources

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Good to start your career

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good environment
    Onsite opportunity if you get a right project

    Cons

    Poor Strategy and management. Policies need to be revised

  9.  

    Good for freshers

    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    good culture and policies needs to revise

    Cons

    Retention rate needs to control

    Recommends
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    Consider IT Done, Everything will be done

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Test Analyst  in  Chennai
    Former Employee - Test Analyst in Chennai

    Pros

    - good work location.
    - employee manager relationship good.

    Cons

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

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    - need to improve the policy more beneficial to the employees.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    To start with its a good company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Chennai
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Chennai

    Pros

    Induction 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.

    Cons

    Increment is low. Nothing else.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

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

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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