Power Integrations

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Power Integrations Reviews

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Power Integrations President, CEO, and Director Balu Balakrishnan
Balu Balakrishnan
7 Ratings
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    Great company

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Power Integrations full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    President is great, company future is good

    Cons

    Politics and micro managers, need to have more opportunities for growth

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    value the lower level employees more

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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Power Integrations Interviews

Updated Apr 9, 2014
Updated Apr 9, 2014

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    Applications Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Power Integrations in September 2010.

    Interview Details

    2-level interview: one with manager (less technical), one with colleagues with in-depth discussion about power supply topologies and design. Good engineers will find it relatively easy. When the questions became more challenging, it's important to get back to basics. In case you claim you've done something in the past, be prepared to provide evidence

    Interview Questions
    • try to convince me (as customer's purchasing dept representative) to buy your IC based on cost / benefit of your solution   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiations, offer was good enough and well presented
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

Power Integrations Awards & Accolades

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America's 200 Best Small Companies, Forbes, 2008

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Website www.powerint.com
Headquarters San Jose, CA
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded 1988
Type Company - Public (POWI)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

Power Integrations has an integrated approach to power conversion. The company makes high-voltage analog integrated circuits (ICs) that convert alternating current (AC) to lower-voltage direct current (DC). Power Integrations' high-voltage analog semiconductors, which account for virtually all of the company's sales, are used in PCs, cell phones, cable boxes, and other consumer and industrial electronics. The TOPSwitch line features products made with its environmentally friendly EcoSmart technology, which reduces energy waste. The fabless company sells its chips to... More

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