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Updated 8 Jul 2024

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user image Ashutosh Dixit

posted on 23 May 2024

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via LinkedIn and was interviewed in Nov 2023.

4 Interview Rounds

1

Technical Round (1 Question)

2

Technical Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. One java coding questions, database and application design questions, docker, etc
3

HR Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. Structural questions, experience based, project based
4

HR Round (1 Question)

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Core java is mandatory

Top skills recommended for Synopsys Senior Consultant interview

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  • HTML
  • SDLC
  • Risk Management
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Consulting
  • Javascript
  • Python
  • SQL
user image Anonymous

posted on 27 Jun 2024

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Hard
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via LinkedIn and was interviewed in May 2024.

1 Interview Round

1

Aptitude Test Round (2 Questions)

Top skills recommended for Synopsys Senior Technical Writer interview

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  • Technical Writing
  • Framemaker
  • Communication Skills
  • DITA
  • Design Engineering
  • EDA Tools
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Problem Solving

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user image Anonymous

posted on 11 Jun 2024

Interview experience
Rating 4
Good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via Approached by Company and was interviewed before Jun 2023.

1 Interview Round

1

Technical Round (5 Questions)

  • Q1. PNR flow and questions related to each stage like floorplanning guidelines, how to do macro placement etc.
  • Q2. Challenges you faced in Placement stage, how did you resolve congestion in your design. How to improve timing.
  • Q3. CTS spec files, inverters or buffers which is preferable. Skew and latency related questions
  • Q4. Detailed discussion about crosstalk, antenna effects and Electromigration
  • Q5. Basic TCL scripts to write

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Please have a good knowledge of ASIC flow and TCL scripting. Also explain properly about your past projects.

Top skills recommended for Synopsys Applications Engineer interview

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  • Chip Design
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Perl
  • Unix
  • Physical Design
  • Simulation
  • VHDL
  • Silicon

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user image Anonymous

posted on 16 Feb 2024

Interview experience
Rating 1
Very bad
Difficulty level
Hard
Duration
2-4 weeks
Result
No response

I was interviewed before Feb 2023.

2 Interview Rounds

1

Coding Test Round

3 coding questions out of which 2 are easy and 1 is medium

2

Technical Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. 2 Interviewers kept on asking to write codes for each and every question they ask. I was given a tree problem and coded everything from scratch and executed wri...read more

Top skills recommended for Synopsys Intern interview

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  • Automation
  • Chip Design
  • Machine Learning
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • C++
  • Analytics
  • Computer science
  • Debugging
user image Anonymous

posted on 22 Jun 2024

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via Approached by Company and was interviewed before Jun 2023.

4 Interview Rounds

1

Coding Test Round

Basic coding, normal editor, windows

2

Coding Test Round

DSA-strings (advanced)

3

Behavioral Round (1 Question)

4

Design Test Round (1 Question)

Top skills recommended for Synopsys Senior Staff Engineer interview

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  • Python
  • C++
  • Perl
  • Chip Design
  • ASIC
  • Automation
  • Digital Design
  • Machine Learning
user image Chaitanya Kulkarni

posted on 8 Dec 2023

Interview experience
Rating 5
Very good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via campus placement at Motilal Nehru Institute National Institute of Technology (NIT), Allahabad and was interviewed in Jun 2023.

3 Interview Rounds

1

Resume Shortlist Round

Pro Tip by AmbitionBox:
Keep your resume crisp and to the point. A recruiter looks at your resume for an average of 6 seconds, make sure to leave the best impression.
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2

Technical Round (2 Questions)

3

Technical Round (1 Question)

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user image Anonymous

posted on 26 Sep 2023

Interview experience
Rating 4
Good
Difficulty level
Moderate
Duration
Less than 2 weeks
Result
Selected Selected

I applied via Walk-in and was interviewed in Aug 2023.

1 Interview Round

1

Technical Round (2 Questions)

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - Be Confident and dont flinch.

Top skills recommended for Synopsys Security Consultant interview

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  • Application Security Testing
  • Penetration Testing
  • Application Security
  • Information Security
  • OWASP
  • Vulnerability Assessment

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user image Jashan Jain

posted on 2 Mar 2022

ASIC Digital Design Engineer Interview Questions

user image Anonymous

posted on 9 Mar 2024

Interview experience
Rating 4
Good
Difficulty level
-
Duration
-
Result
-

3 Interview Rounds

1

Technical Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. I am from a software background. My work is Automation in ASIC IP flow. They focused on the software life cycle questions, oops conceps, basic programming
2

Technical Round (1 Question)

  • Q1. Its focused on problem solving abilities. They put a problem and asked to write code. They check for the approach.
3

HR Round (1 Question)

user image Anonymous

posted on 12 Dec 2023

Interview experience
Rating 4
Good
Difficulty level
-
Duration
-
Result
-

I applied via Campus Placement

3 Interview Rounds

1

Resume Shortlist Round

Pro Tip by AmbitionBox:
Don’t add your photo or details such as gender, age, and address in your resume. These details do not add any value.
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2

Aptitude Test Round

Aptitude was comparitively simple and easy to crack

3

Technical Round (2 Questions)

  • Q1. Project discussion, simple circuit explanations like cmos, working of capacitors, etc.
  • Q2. Draw and explain the structure of a cmos

Interview Preparation Tips

Interview preparation tips for other job seekers - be thorough with the basics and be confident

Synopsys Interview FAQs

How many rounds are there in Synopsys interview?
Synopsys interview process usually has 2-3 rounds. The most common rounds in the Synopsys interview process are Technical, Resume Shortlist and Aptitude Test.
How to prepare for Synopsys interview?
Go through your CV in detail and study all the technologies mentioned in your CV. Prepare at least two technologies or languages in depth if you are appearing for a technical interview at Synopsys. The most common topics and skills that interviewers at Synopsys expect are Python, Perl, Chip Design, ASIC and SOC.
What are the top questions asked in Synopsys interview?

Some of the top questions asked at the Synopsys interview -

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How long is the Synopsys interview process?

The duration of Synopsys interview process can vary, but typically it takes about 2-4 weeks to complete.

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Interview Process at Synopsys

based on 28 interviews in last 1 year

Interview experience

Rating 4.3
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Difficulty level

Easy 11%
Moderate 65%
Hard 24%

Duration

Less than 2 weeks 56%
2-4 weeks 44%

People are getting interviews through

based on 40 Synopsys interviews
Campus Placement
Job Portal
Referral
Company Website
Walkin
25%
25%
17%
12%
2%
19% candidates got the interview through other sources.
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 3.9

Company culture

 3.5

Promotions/Appraisal

 3.6

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