Cadence Design Systems Reviews

Updated 10 Jul 2020

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4.1
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Cadence Design Systems President and CEO Lip-Bu Tan
Lip-Bu Tan
610 Ratings
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  • "Low work life balance is something you should expect(in 35 reviews)

  • "There is no cons i can think of(in 32 reviews)

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  1. "GPTW 5 year in a row!"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cadence Design Systems full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Compensation package is excellent. Very friendly working environment, you will meet many long-term staff who is willing to help. Lot's of social activities. Offers staff 5 days paid voluntary leave to serve the local community. One of the top 3 world leaders in EDA software industry & still growing. Very good company to work for.

    Cons

    I don't think there is any, other people may see more than me.

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  2. "Great company"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Accountant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cadence Design Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    None that I can think of

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  3. "Good team/ flexible working hours"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Accounts Role in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cadence Design Systems full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    The people Flexible hours Can work from home

    Cons

    Hard to progress career and get promoted

  4. "input"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cadence Design Systems

    Pros

    Cadence is the best work place to work for, ranked number 1 in Dublin ,the company take its employees as its strengths, every one is happy, the synergy is incredible, team work within shared service environment is eminent, tight dead lines and revenue targets are met constantly

    Cons

    Well, hard to get an employment contract.

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  5. "Really good for freshers"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Configuration Management Engineer in Noida
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cadence Design Systems full-time

    Pros

    You'll get a nice exposure to the work culture that some of the most employee friendly companies have to offer. A decent starting salary. A good work life balance.

    Cons

    I don't see anything as of now.

  6. "Good Company"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Noida
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cadence Design Systems full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Challenging work, flexible timings, good food

    Cons

    Not a paymaster, hectic shedule at times

  7. "Nice Global Team to Work With"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer-II in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cadence Design Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Very nice people to work with. Tons of diversity with colleagues from U.S., France, England, India, China. Good work-life balance.

    Cons

    Lower pay compared to other SDEs. Slightly out-of-date development platform.

  8. "Good"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer-II in Noida
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cadence Design Systems full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good learning. Nice work culture Employee centric Good perks

    Cons

    Less annual increments. Less growth in EDA domain/career opportunities.

  9. "Great to work at cadence"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Applications Engineer in Bangalore

    I have been working at Cadence Design Systems full-time

    Pros

    Free food, free travel, freedom, friendly atmosphere

    Cons

    Being an MNC the work pressure will be more

  10. "Good salary"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Munich, Bavaria
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Cadence Design Systems full-time

    Pros

    Cadence pays a good salary

    Cons

    The local management is not very good

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