Syntel

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Syntel Reviews

Updated Jul 28, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

2.9 540 reviews

75% Approve of the CEO

Syntel President, CEO, and Director Prashant Ranade

Prashant Ranade

(261 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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    8.5 + years of experience as a senior analyst

    Project Lead (Current Employee) Pune

    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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    Graduate Trainee Engineer (Current Employee) Pune

    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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    my own experience in syntel

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Chennai

    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 Hike Provider for Lateral Joiner

    Senior Project Lead (Current Employee) Pune

    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 onsite opportunities

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Chennai

    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

     

    Best for Onsite

    Software Engineer (Current Employee) Mumbai

    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

    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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    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

    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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    good

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Chennai

    ProsA nice place to work with.loved it.

    Consnothing to mention here as such

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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