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Cree Chairman, President, and CEO Chuck Swoboda
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    My experience with Cree was will educational in many way. The experience working with led lighting was awesome.

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    Former Employee - Produtcion Operator  in  Durham, NC
    Former Employee - Produtcion Operator in Durham, NC

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


    It give you opportunity have some stock in the company. Great pay. Plenty of overtime.


    'There were very reasonable and flexiable. Work would slow down in the summer. Pick right up in fall

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Cree Interviews

Updated Aug 20, 2014
Updated Aug 20, 2014

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    Optical Applications Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Phone interview, 45 min. talked about everything on my resume. also spoke about the role the company expects from me. They expect everyone to work at least 70 hrs a week.

    Interview Questions
    • nothing difficult or unexpected. there was a question about 3 and 5 litre bottle, and extracting 4 litres out of it.   Answer Question
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Headquarters Durham, NC
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1987
Type Company - Public (CREE)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year

Cree has its name in lights. Its blue, green, and near-ultraviolet light-emitting diodes (LEDs) -- made from silicon carbide (SiC) and gallium nitride (GaN) -- are used in dashboard lights, architectural light fixtures, market tickers, and video screens, including the giant screen in Times Square. Cree also sells SiC wafers, which work better at higher temperatures and voltages than other silicon devices, and SiC and GaN materials. Its power and radio-frequency (RF) products include Schottky diodes and transistors. The company makes most of its products at plants in North... More

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