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Cadence Design Systems experience report

  • 05.Dec 2017
  • Employee

Great first job

3.83

Company Culture

most executives highly respected

Gender Equality

significant emphasis to hire more females

Attitude towards older colleagues

poor, disposable, layoffs and early separation programs target older workers worldwide

Career Development

no job rotation programs. most employees stay in same role for many years. career moves most often happen upon employee separations

Overall compensation for your work

competitive compensation

Office / Work Environment

trending more and more away from work-at-home flexibility - gravitating to the Yahoo model; used to be a role model for work location flexibility, but no longer

Work-Life Balance

expect to work a lot of hours; not necessarily a bad thing

Job Security

~yearly layoffs heavily skewed towards older workers; those that helped make the company successful

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
4.00
Teamwork
4.00
Freedom to work independently
4.00
Internal Communication
5.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
2.00
Career Development
2.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
3.00
Job Security
1.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Parking is offered Stock or equity options is offered 401(k) is offered Tuition assistance is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered 401(k) Match is offered Flexible spending account is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Relocation allowance is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Cadence Design Systems, Inc.
  • City
    San Jose
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee
  • Department
    Distribution/sales

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Fitness center on site is offered Free Snacks/Drinks is offered