Synamedia Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Synamedia

LWR is closing.

New landlord soon. Will be converted to work live play complex.

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Post ID: @12rMzYhd

Sur-prise. Sur-prise! SUR-PRISE!

Go-o-o-o-llee, Goober, it's been a whole year, to the day, since Mr. Moody told you what was coming: "Triton's B3 Corporate Family Rating reflects the expectation of continuing revenue declines, challenges of setting the company up as a... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11llcWKe

I like it, so I am staying.

I was spit out to L&T and brought back in. The pay is great, we are getting a new office in Costa Mesa, and the work is pretty interesting. I have been sitting on the sidelines for a while now, watching all of you whine and moan, but enough is... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11yJ6JBU

1 Year Old

Did you read the email yet? Could not help myself. 1 year of lies. “Earned the trust of customers”!!! What trust? Customers are leaving. Is that what you call trust. Maybe you earned customers trust but lost employees trust. Hooray for... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11KAJasM

It has gotten better.

Layoffs have been frozen and we are now hiring again in the US and Canada. I was being asked to cut a couple people from my team but that is no longer the case.

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Astro

Astro is my favourite customer. Who is yours?

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Post ID: @11K7mzqG

Compulsory Office Attendance?

Latest info - some in certain locations are now required to be in the office whereas under Cisco they were remote workers. If not in the office, requirement is take day as PTO, not work from home. Result - formerly remote workers who needed to tend... —  read more 

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Post ID: @WXssG3b

LWR is dead, long live LWR

All hands today...blase blase Couldn't really hear most of what the the suits were saying after DG. They didn't really have much to say other than I hope something happens. Target for next year 312 million split about 50/50 between video... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11rEoPSU

I think that we are doomed...

As far as I'm concern, I have reached a decision that there is no future for us. We are at least 2 years back in terms of our offering in the new market, our supposed revenue makers are nothing but petty cash, our delivery track and quality is a... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11lc755X

The future of Linear TV

I arrived to the Lawrenceville a bit earlier than usual on Friday, 11:15 AM. I was the first one in the building so I turned on all the lights, immediately noticed a document on the ground which outlined a divestiture plan. According to the document... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11h99Fvi

Who else remembers the good old days?

I must say, I joined Scientific-Atlanta in 1997, and relocated to the Lawrenceville campus with my group in 2000 when it opened. For 10 years or so, it was a vibrant, happening place. Interesting technology, interesting people, it felt like the world... —  read more 

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Post ID: @11doSwZw

compensation

what about the new compensation model? when we will there be salary raises? will there be a replacement for RSUs, ESPP? what about the bonus process? —  read more 

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Post ID: @VZpQfpJ

UK layoffs next

Chandlers Ford to close. Move to Staines or take redundancy. A lucky few got a token bonus - was it you? if not then you're probably on the list. LWR have had their LR, so it's the UK next. Wonder if it's going to be soon enough for the Cisco... —  read more 

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Post ID: @118ts15T

More Layoffs Synamedia Lawenceville

Synamedia LR 12 second level manager in Lawrenceville last week and the VP is also retiring (so in his words). All 12 manager reports direct to him. I wish them the best but it was hard to see what some of them were doing except keeping a paycheck... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10RwROpl

Synamedia in the news

Video Software Solutions (SPVSS) group has been rebranded Synamedia following the completion of its acquisition by equity investment group Permira. The company boasts a workforce of thousands located primarily in the US, UK, Israel, India, Belgium... —  read more 

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Post ID: @VTNoqgG

More info on closings?

The company is bleeding capital, and efforts are underway to start consolidating product teams and closing U.S. sites. Layoffs have already occurred and will continue for some time. What site closings are you talking about? Has there been an... —  read more 

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Post ID: @XhNpuG6

There is no certainty anywhere

For people who are worried about Synamedia’s future, chances are you will not find any place where layoffs are not going to be a possibility at some point. Even Apple and Amazon have layoffs, it’s just the reality of today’s business. This is still... —  read more 

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Post ID: @Xi4MF5O

Early retirement offers

Several Sr. folks in LWR Infinite/cDVR engineering from the old SA crew were offered "Early Retirement" packages. Although it was "optional", my understanding is that all of them accepted. What does that tell you about their faith in the product and... —  read more 

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Post ID: @111QzgKk

Bunch of liars

When Cisco sold us, they committed to pay us bonus for one year at least. In May, they sent an email about bonus being paid in September and not August. Now, there is no bonus!!! Where the “People First” did go? I am afraid we are dealing... —  read more 

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Post ID: @10ZD7HHx

Deadwood

Synamedia has more than twice as many employees as Mediakind, why? Too many directors, no clue what they are doing. Engineering has so many subdomains guess to give all those directors a job. There are even directors for CPE, I really try to figure... —  read more 

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Post ID: @YDcGKLj

Tumbleweed...

is this indicative of company activity?

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