Careers at Synaptics

"Synapticians" is more than a fun label we give ourselves; it’s a commitment to fostering an environment that provides our customers with ground-breaking products and support, an atmosphere where creativity, innovation and social responsibility flourish. Where we don’t just recite our core values; we live them every day. Oh, and we know how to have fun, too -- we embrace cultures and diversity, we celebrate our design wins, we bring our dogs to work! Does Synaptics sound like the place for you?

Employee Spotlight

At Synaptics, leadership and innovation are critical to our success. Research shows that strong leaders of innovation inspire great ideas and execution among the people around them.

There’s a lot of transparency in the management, and it’s a very open, inviting culture that I find very refreshing.
Prashant Shamarao, VP of Silicon Engineering
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Competitive Benefits

Synaptics offers full-time employees an array of highly competitive benefits.

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•    Medical, dental, vision insurance
•    401(k) with company match
•    Paid vacation and holidays
•    Flexible spending accounts
•    Employee assistance program
•    Short-term/long-term disability
•    Tuition reimbursement
•    Pet insurance
•    Health and wellness programs
•    Employee discounts

Interns: Gain Experience, Brighten Your Future
At Synaptics

Our 12-week summer program sponsors a variety of internships and activities for tomorrow’s leaders.

All roles are engineering-focused and offer students a chance to learn from some of the industry’s top professionals.

Learn about our intern program. Contact Synaptics Talent Acquisition Team.



Recruiting for Synaptics’ 2017 summer interns begins in December. To apply for an available internship, click below and search for the keyword "intern".



There are no "go-fors" here! Our interns work on real-world projects that actually make an impact on our business and the success of Synaptics customers.



Our summer program is designed for interns to build relationships both with one another and with experienced professionals. Most Synaptics interns form lifelong friendships and mentorships.

Intern Spotlight

Synaptics interns gain a world of experience and develop valuable contacts that help launch their professional careers -- with some, such as Adaeze, taking that experience and landing full-time, permanent jobs with us.

I like the work, the people, the culture -- the list can go on. Being able to watch as millions of people use the technology you worked on in their everyday lives is more than rewarding!
Adaeze, Analog & Mixed-Signal IC Verification Engineer, Former Intern

Key Facts about Synaptics

Synaptics employees have a lot to be proud of: billions of units shipped, patents representing a range of groundbreaking innovations, and that we're loaded with talented professionals.

Synaptics has shipped more than 5-billion units and has reached a runway of a billion a year.

Synaptics has more than 1900 patents that are either pending or issued.

70% of Synaptics employees work in technology, engineering and product-design functions.

At Synaptics, We're...


We are visionaries driven by innovation and devoted to perfecting the user experience.