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Updated Jun 19, 2014
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2.2 347 reviews

31% Approve of the CEO

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Sanjay K. Jha

(61 ratings)

26% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Another good thing is, new desk and builidings so you can have clean work environment(in 19 reviews)

  • Work life balance, a lot of choice of activity to participate if you are interested(in 9 reviews)


Cons
  • Horrible work life balance for people who actually contribute(in 22 reviews)

  • I haven't even met my upper management and I have been employed with them for over a year(in 20 reviews)

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    Very good

    Principal Technician (Current Employee) Malta, NY

    ProsState of the art toolsets

    ConsGrowing fast and trouble keeping up with the wave of new employees

    Advice to Senior ManagementTop notch

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsI can work for the most advanced techniques.

    ConsLocation is a big problem. Malta is in the middle of nowhere. :(

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    Great

    Principal Engineering Technician (Current Employee) Malta, NY

    ProsEasy street. Best job i have had.

    ConsCafe is expensive, but delicious

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    14XM PROCESS INTEGRATION

    Member of Technical Staff (Current Employee) Malta, NY

    ProsLot's of man power in each organization

    Constoo much manpower, sometimes not easy to make recolution

    Advice to Senior ManagementGood, but need to sacrifice themselves more

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Best job I have ever had

    Vice President (Current Employee) Milpitas, CA

    ProsInnovative, growing, changing the landscape of the semiconductor industry. Great access to senior management - who actually listen. Built the most advanced semiconductor manufacturing facility in the world in Malta New York. Bringing back thousands of technology jobs that would have otherwise gone to Taiwan or South Korea. Company is growing and growing fast. In 2012 Globalfoundries was the fastest growing company in the world.

    ConsLots and lots of work. But exciting and meaningful... and you are actually making change. Turn-over has been high in the past year as the company get's the right team in-place.

    Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to build a common understanding of our goals and how we everyone can contribute.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    a challenging start up company with many unique opertunities that allows you to become what ever you desire if willing t

    Senior Technician (Current Employee) Malta, NY

    Prospeople, energy, exciting, challenging, diverse

    Conslong hrs much to accomplish in ramp up

    Advice to Senior Managementlisten more to the lower level technicians

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Bests place to work!

    Senior Process Engineer (Current Employee) Dresden (Germany)

    ProsGlobalfoundries is the most competitive and the most interesting place to work in. Previously I've worked for another big company, but I never so much opportunities to express my knowledge and to upgrade my professional and personal skills.
    Surrounding of friendly and very professional colleagues makes working atmosphere very family and pleasant for working.

    ConsFamily members sometimes suffer when you trying to switch back from work to home.

    Advice to Senior ManagementContinue keeping the atmosphere in team, and the team will feedback with more than 100%.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Very friendly and "trust based" work environment

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Dresden (Germany)

    ProsThe work environment is very friendly and "trust based".
    Work is very challenging.
    There is a team even at least once a year which is very refreshing.

    ConsSalary is below average.
    The company is located in Dresden (part of former East Germany) where people are comparatively unfriendly.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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