Xilinx
2.6 of 5 369 reviews
www.xilinx.com San Jose, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

Xilinx Reviews

Updated Apr 14, 2014
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2.6 369 reviews

                             

30% Approve of the CEO

Xilinx President and CEO Moshe Gavrielov

Moshe Gavrielov

(268 ratings)

38% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Still many good people working there and there's reasonable work/life balance"
    in 38 reviews
  • "Still has good products that good people built in the past"
    in 21 reviews
Cons:
  • "The values of honesty and transparency have been eliminated by senior management by making employees fearful"
    in 25 reviews
  • "Most of people are very unhappy to work for Xilinx due to the careless of the new management team"
    in 20 reviews
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Good place to work for long time

Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Hyderābād

I have been working at Xilinx full-time for more than 3 years

ProsGives good value to employees.
Good higher management

ConsBad facility management.
HR is not much responisve

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good place to start career

Intern (Current Employee)
Hyderābād

I have been working at Xilinx as an intern for more than a year

ProsFriendly and helpful management that want to really help you learn and give you a good start initially in your career..

Conshyderabad cafeteria needs some improvement in terms of food offered... the office needs to expand a bit more space wise to ensure that even interns get their own private cubicles to work in

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Hyderābād

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

ProsFlexible hours, respect and intelligent co-workers

ConsToo much competition, micro mangement

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Design Engineer II (Current Employee)
Hyderābād

I have been working at Xilinx full-time for more than a year

Prostechy understanding group head , good environment

Conshike promotions are not good, process oriented

Advice to Senior Managementneed more expertise in managers. Need technical managers than people managers

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

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Good company

Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Hyderābād

I have been working at Xilinx full-time for more than 3 years

ProsChallenging environment, opportunity to work for futuristic products, great technologies, friendly environment

ConsSoftware quality is not good, ample scope of improvements. Approach towards software development is now changing.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Xilinx - a good company

Senior Design Engineer (Former Employee)
Hyderābād

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

ProsGood work life balance. open communication.

Consgroup change is not that easy.

Advice to Senior ManagementBring better policy for team change. Employees prefer to change the company even if they are willing to work in a different froup.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good working culture.

Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Hyderābād

I have been working at Xilinx full-time for more than a year

ProsGood future for FPGA Industry. Competitive people to work with. Flexible working hours.
Good exposure of VLSI field. Performance oriented rewards.

ConsSalary doesn't match with industry standard. Only work has preference, not much scope for extra activities. Growth is very slow.

Advice to Senior ManagementNot much to advice.

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

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Interm (Current Employee)
Hyderābād

I have been working at Xilinx as an intern for less than a year

Pros1. Direct access to management
2. too much chance of growth
3. lot to learn

Cons1. lot of work no balance between life and work

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

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Good Place, good work, but need more matured management team.

Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Hyderābād

I have been working at Xilinx

ProsGood work, decent pay , lots of opportunities to learn

ConsPoor and inexperienced mangement, lot of communication gap

Advice to Senior ManagementInexperienced managers with micromangement attitude may cause downfall of otherwise brilliant company, top mangement should be tough enough to perform weeding.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Its good to be here

Hardware Development Engineer (Current Employee)
Hyderābād

I have been working at Xilinx

ProsWe do get GOOD WORK and can gain sound knowledge over the fast growing technologies in the day today tools

ConsYou will be the owner for the same IP for a long period which makes you feel uncomfortable after a period of time

Advice to Senior ManagementXilinx has a very good team to execute the job at a higher speed with great quality.
Keep going and prove that innovation is in our DNA :-)

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