I think we'll have to start hiring more aggressively soon, there are too few of us and too much work that needs to be completed. I think the leadership didn't plan ahead when laying off/encouraging people to leave and now we're in a position where we... — read more
It's been a while since we had any news on more layoffs. Is this a reason to celebrate or should I worry that something major is brewing?
I understand that the situation is not easy right now for us or any other company, but Synopsys has really been overdoing it with layoffs. How many is enough? Will there even be enough people to do the work once the situation is back to normal if the... — read more
Once again laying off. WTF is happening at this place. Absolute sh–show
Are we looking at even more layoffs? The coronavirus crisis doesn't seem to be slowing down so I'm pretty sure we'll see more cuts before it's all over. It'd just be good to know when to expect them. Just worrying about layoffs every single day is... — read more
Layoffs were done yesterday via email since everyone is working from home. Early retirements were also offered. They just did one end of last year, seems to be an annual event. But yesterday's layoff took employees by surprise. This was posted by... — read more
I've heard conflicting reports - some people are saying there were layoffs and some claim not only that nobody was laid off but the company is hiring people. I'm not sure what to think anymore...
Running out of steam on Technology side so buy 3'rd rate companies to get development talent in near term since can not develop internally with working outcome- result is now very low, low "Kwalittee" of products, especially in IP division. Senior... — read more
Heard that Layoffs happening at Synopsys. Senior guys as well as individual contributors.
Heard total 50~80 people mostly senior AEs and few other non-performers. I personally know 12 people and heard about the rest.
I am currently working as synopsys application engineer let me not give out the details like which product . But it's really sad working at synopsys application engineer or consultant teams we are UNDER STAFFED. Paid very less for the amount of work... — read more
I've been with Synopsys for a little over five years, and while I truly do enjoy working here, the constant layoffs are taking their toll on me. Since I've been here, we've had a round of layoffs every single year. This has become a pattern, and we... — read more
Like many of us here at Synopsys, if you’re looking for career growth - you won’t find it. Middle management shows ineptitude regularly and won’t assist you with career advancement. Over all this is a conservative environment, with old school... — read more
At all levels... maybe about 75 people worldwide
but mostly in California - heard it from an ex-employee who was laid off from the verification division last week. He was told there are more in future from other divisions
Good luck to all of us
I have heard that synopsys is laying off some employees through the world from all the business units through a person who is working in synopsys