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Xilinx Senior Design Engineer Reviews

Updated Aug 17, 2019

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Xilinx CEO Victor Peng
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Nice company to work for ..."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Design Engineer in Hyderābād
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - work life balance. - creative people. - competitive salary.

    Cons

    - HR policies are not comparable to other companies.

    Advice to Management

    - Please give more exposure to junior team members.

    Xilinx2015-06-11
  2. Helpful (1)

    "No longevity"

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    Current Employee - Senior Design Engineer in Hyderābād
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    1. Big name and far superior compared to competitors

    Cons

    1. Although initial package is good, poor appraisals ruin ur market value .. mostly due to cheap management tecnics 2. Monotonous work culture - no choice to explore other options either 3. Work cant be graded on par with work at other semiconductor companies 4. Most of work involves automation and ease of use for customers - specially in PPG group

    Advice to Management

    Attitude need to change Frequent/Regular communication about work would be highly appreciated

    Xilinx2014-11-11
  3. "Xilinx - a good company"

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    Former Employee - Senior Design Engineer in Hyderābād
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good work life balance. open communication.

    Cons

    group change is not that easy.

    Advice to Management

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

    Xilinx2012-10-05
  4. "Good learning curve"

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    Current Employee - Senior Design Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Sharp learning, Easy communication,

    Cons

    Hectic, Low work-life balance, Swinging decisions from mid-level management

    Xilinx2019-08-13
  5. "Great but Something Old"

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    Current Employee - Senior Design Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good to learning of design exp.

    Cons

    Lot's of old employee staying for long time with old design style never look forward the fashion and methodology in the state-of the art

    Advice to Management

    Hire young and keep tech and environment fresh

    Xilinx2019-08-17
  6. "Sr IC Design engineer 1"

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    Current Employee - Senior IC Design Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The Work you get is great

    Cons

    Micro-management,Closed environment,Non-friendly; Not open for extra curriculars;Mechanical lifestyle

    Advice to Management

    Hire more youngsters to keep the workplace cheerful

    Xilinx2017-11-02
  7. "Overall"

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    Current Employee - Senior Design Engineer II in Bukit Merah Estate, Central
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very challenging work Good and unbiased working environemnt Very much performance driven rewards and remunerations

    Cons

    Salaries are a bit low Work pressure sometime goes really high

    Advice to Management

    Try to manage projects and respective pallning in a better way

    Xilinx2017-05-29
  8. "Keep up the good work"

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    Current Employee - Senior Design Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Xilinx

    Pros

    Stability, perks, benefits, salaries, innovation, working on very advanced process nodes

    Cons

    not all teams are similar, but in some micro management is a problem

    Xilinx2016-08-17
  9. Helpful (2)

    "Senior Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Senior Design Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Xilinx full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Salary and bonus are good, working environment is good, and the new gym is excellent. Products are the most advanced in FPGA area and have dominance in industry.

    Cons

    Some first level managers are insufficient in management skills and many employees would change positions due to poor management in small teams.

    Advice to Management

    To first-level management, company should improve their training to them or choose engineer managers with better management skills.

    Xilinx2016-03-28
  10. "good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Senior Design Engineer in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Xilinx

    Pros

    open communication every individual is accountable high performer is well rewarded

    Cons

    overall employee benefit is not good

    Advice to Management

    Middle level management should hear more from engineers, understand the employee needs

    Xilinx2016-03-10
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