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Freescale Semiconductor President & CEO Gregg Lowe
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    Hard work, intense culture, smart people, good rewards

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Software Engineer IV in Tempe, AZ
    Current Employee - Software Engineer IV in Tempe, AZ

    I have been working at Freescale Semiconductor full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    The quality of the engineers is top-notch. Not a lot of big company nonsense. The right people get promoted. Wide variety of technology to work on. Lots of international employees makes life interesting. Financial performance has been excellent for the last two years. Balance sheet is improving rapidly after ridiculous LBO in '06.

    Cons

    Some groups not as well run as others. You will work a lot. A lot of effort spent coordinating across the globe. Very international workforce. Layoffs and off-shoring are a reality.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't get complacent. Don't assume high-flying business groups will continue to pull insane revenues.

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Freescale Semiconductor Interviews

Updated Oct 6, 2014
Updated Oct 6, 2014

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    Summer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Freescale Semiconductor in October 2014.

    Interview Details

    The guys didn't seem to take the interview seriously. He actually said that he didn't know the process for the internship applicants. Also, when the info session of the company was at my college, they didn't seem excited at their jobs at all.

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Freescale Semiconductor Awards & Accolades

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2010
America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2009
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Additional Info

Website www.freescale.com
Headquarters Austin, TX
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1928
Type Company - Public (FSL)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

Freescale is a leader in microcontrollers (MCUs) and digital networking processors for the automotive, networking, industrial and consumer markets. Our vast portfolio of products includes 8 and 16-bit MCUs, 32-bit MCUs and processors, analog and power-management, RF and sensing solutions. Freescale technology makes the things you use every day smarter, from e-readers and energy meters, to medical equipment and cars, to home appliances, computer networks and more.

Today, Freescale is leading the charge to help bring the Internet of Things to life – a new world in which...
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