Spansion
2.7 of 5 102 reviews
www.spansion.com Sunnyvale, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

Spansion Reviews

Updated Jan 28, 2014
Spansion – Austin – “Spansion B4”

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2.7 102 reviews

                             

65% Approve of the CEO

Spansion President, CEO, and Director John H. Kispert

John H. Kispert

(48 ratings)

25% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Spansion was born out of AMD (Advanced Micro Devices). A good company with good benefits. Employee oriented.

    Parts Repair for Fab Tools (Current Employee)
    Austin, TX

    ProsFair pay and good benefits

    ConsWork can be monotonous and work politics are starting to be a pain.

    Advice to Senior ManagementGet rid of the cronyism. Start rebuilding the company loyalty that AMD once fostered. Monitor the engineers.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    A Company at an Inflection Point

    Manager (Current Employee)
    Sunnyvale, CA

    Pros- Opportunity abounds -- for the company and for the individual who is motivated and inspiring
    - Smart, but humble executive management
    - Inspirational, smart, and genuinely nice CEO (rare combo)
    - I have a superior manager - one of the best in my career and also one of the best at the company. However, I've noticed that there are a lot of really good managers here. How often do you hear that?!

    Cons- IT support is pretty poor
    - Still a few people from the AMD days who've been through the worst of times here that need to recalibrate their enthusiasm up a notch.

    Advice to Senior ManagementJump in all the way with the HMI vision. Invest enough in the disruptive innovation to get us to the next phase. It's the right time.

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

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    excellent company for engineers to work with

    Engineer (Former Employee)
    Sunnyvale, CA

    Proswork and life balance.
    flexible working environment

    Conslong term business vision.
    company competitiveness.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Freedom to innovate

    Member Technical Staff (Current Employee)

    ProsA lot of opportunities to perform and good works are appreciated. It still retains AMD culture. Upper managerment and leaderships are strong and forward looking. Clear goals and realistic targets are set and communicated regularly.

    ConsInvestors are still not confident of company performance in the near term.

    Advice to Senior ManagementReview forecasted data regularly.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Engineering Manager (Former Employee)

    ProsCollegues, nice boss, good projects

    Consformer CEO's strategy and some product plans

    Advice to Senior ManagementGo head, support!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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