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Syntel Reviews

Updated 19 August 2014
Updated 19 August 2014
563 Reviews

3.0
563 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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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Best for Onsite

    Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Mumbai
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Mumbai

    Pros

    You will easily get onsite opportunity to US and US.

    Cons

    Don't expect much hike during appraisals

  2.  

    Software Engineer, Syntel

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

    Pros

    Company has some nice policies.

    Cons

    Pays less salaries when compared to other companies for freshers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Giving better opportunities to employees.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    GOOD COMPANY FOR FRESHERS

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

    Pros

    Good scope for freshers to learn and lot of onsite opportunities

    Cons

    no proper planing, most of the team are accustomed to stretch

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  5.  

    its good for the freshers

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

    Pros

    all the people are coperative
    they are supportive
    got to know about the new experiences.Being a fresher and getting exposure to cmmi level 5 company.

    Cons

    not able to grab new opportunity
    work are limited.
    ability to gain new things are very less.mostly projects are level 1

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    people should be placed according to their skills

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Senior Project Manager

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

    Pros

    Flexibility, opportunity, onsite assignment, technical expiereince

    Cons

    chaos at all level, resource quality

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    streamline the operations

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    Good one to start with

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

    Pros

    Nice work culture. Process oriented organisation.
    Just like semi government.

    Cons

    I didn't find any cons as such

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Nothing

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Good workplace

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

    Pros

    Good workplace with lots of Onsite Opportunities specially for Business Analysts.

    Cons

    Syntel office is in the outskirts of Pune

  9.  

    syntel

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

    Pros

    good company to join as a lateral hire.

    Cons

    faar away from the city if you live in pune.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    get better people

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Work envoirnment

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

    Pros

    good culture for growth, alot of young people to motivate here and have a youthfull approarch

    Cons

    management has some issue with lower employees

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    give more responsibilities to lower level employees to show trust

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Not a great company

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

    Pros

    Good for freshers to start their career . All depends on project in which we get allocated into . Work life balance is good.

    Cons

    Promotions - very rare .
    hike- between 5 to 10 %

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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