Tsmc
3.6 of 5 94 reviews
www.tsmc.com.tw Hsinchu, Taiwan 5000+ Employees

Tsmc Reviews

Updated Apr 6, 2014
Tsmc – US – “TSMC”

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3.6 94 reviews

                             

98% Approve of the CEO

Tsmc Chairman and CEO Morris Chang

Morris Chang

(62 ratings)

75% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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RD working environment

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Tsmc as an intern

ProsA lot of interesting projects are running. Good opportunity to implement what you have and to collaborate with experts from different areas.

ConsBig bosses are watching you, especially in Hsinchu.

Advice to Senior ManagementMore communication is required.

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

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It is a stabile company

Senior Layout Design Er (Current Employee)
Ottawa, ON (Canada)

I have been working at Tsmc full-time for less than a year

ProsFirst is Stability and as second I can say good colleagues

ConsThere is no career opportunity

Advice to Senior ManagementI have nothing to say

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Tsmc full-time

ProsGood welfare and salary in Taiwan

ConsNot everyone suit with the culture

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

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tsmc

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Tsmc

Prossalary in Taiwan is quite good

Conscompany culture is horrible, bad management, bad hardware

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Engineer (Former Employee)
Hsinchu (Taiwan)

I worked at Tsmc full-time for less than a year

Proshigh salary and good walfare

ConsLong working hour, less time for your life for balance. People inside the company are quite experienced which may give pressure to starters.

Advice to Senior Managementno advice

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

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Semiconductor manufacturing is that kind of technology that you always feel it's far from your life.

Process Integration Engineer (Former Employee)
Hsin-chu (Taiwan)

I worked at Tsmc full-time for more than 3 years

ProsTsmc is an international, big, and stable company. If you want to work in a company with good salary, welfare, and rules, Tsmc is a choice you could make.

Cons1) Long work hours and high work stress.
2) Shift work might affect health.
3) Last but not least, Hsin-chu is a boring city.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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R&D Engineer (Former Employee)
Hsinchu (Taiwan)

I worked at Tsmc full-time for more than a year

Pros- Biggest technology company in that area
- Advanced Processes
- Leading company in semiconductor industry

Cons- Working hours too long
- The company is basically based on "manufacturing", not intelligence
- salary not competitive

Advice to Senior Managementmanagement should be smarter

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Even you dislike it sometimes, I admit that it is right.

Process Integrated Engineer (Current Employee)
Songjiang, Shanghai (China)

I have been working at Tsmc full-time for less than a year

Prosthe professional and strict training

Conshigh working pressure, poor life-working balance

– I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good company for the first job from school

Failure Anlysis Engineer (Current Employee)
Hsinchu (Taiwan)

I have been working at Tsmc full-time for more than 5 years

ProsThe trainning is good. Will have very detaided working style for your next job. Good pay in Taiwan. Easy to find a good job after you leave the company.

ConsNot too much fun, cannot have balance between life and family. Lack of manaragement opening and hard to be permoted.

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

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Nothing to review for the moment

Senior Engineer (Current Employee)
Taipei (Taiwan)

I have been working at Tsmc full-time for less than a year

ProsNothing to review for the moment

Consvery demanding and competitive, but good experience

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