Syntel
2.9 of 5 465 reviews
www.syntelinc.com Troy, MI 5000+ Employees

Syntel Reviews

Updated Apr 20, 2014
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2.9 465 reviews

                             

76% Approve of the CEO

Syntel President, CEO, and Director Prashant Ranade

Prashant Ranade

(223 ratings)

52% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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good

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Chennai

I worked at Syntel full-time

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

Operations Manager (Former Employee)
Pune

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

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

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

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

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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Syntel is 'Nice to be in' company where you can get better career opportunities....

Project Lead (Current Employee)

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

ProsIt is very easy to shift your career track if you are willing to so,
One can get early onsite opportunity, Nice atmosphere,
Good Policies, Lots of leaves,
Good Company transportation

ConsThe company is based away from the city, making daily commuting very hectic + no public transport available
No Work from home facility

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

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Of the total 5.5 years spent in Syntel, the first 3 years have been amazing and challenging.

Project Lead (Former Employee)
Mumbai

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

ProsOne gets lot of opportunities to learn. If you have talent, it doesn't go unnoticed.

ConsThere are few of the folks in management who are insecure about their own job and hence sometimes stop the resources under them to prosper.

Advice to Senior ManagementValue the people who are star performers not just by words but also in salary figures.

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)

I have been working at Syntel

ProsLot to learn about capital markets

ConsNot much benefits are given to employees

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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