Tensilica Reviews

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Tensilica President & CEO Jack Guedj, Ph.D.
Jack Guedj, Ph.D.
3 Ratings

    Good work, Good responsibility

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Santa Clara, CA
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Santa Clara, CA

    I have been working at Tensilica full-time for more than a year


    State of the art microprocessor architecture. Excellent projects to work on. Helpful people. Lot of responsibility and footprint in work


    Sometimes releases get dragged due to a laid back attitude

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    Continue the good work and empowering individuals

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    DSP Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Pune (India)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Pune (India)
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    I applied through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at Tensilica in December 2011.

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Website www.tensilica.com
Headquarters Santa Clara, CA
Size 50 to 149 Employees
Founded 1997
Type Company - Private
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $10 to $25 million (USD) per year

Next time you jam to your favorite tune or watch a DVD, you may have Tensilica to thank. The company offers low-power processors used for embedded control and digital signal processing. Both are key to the operation of mobile phones, portable music players, and digital TVs. The company has two lines of processors: the Diamond standard and the configurable Xtensa processors. Tensilica also offers custom tools to simplify the configuration of its Xtensa line. Tensilica was founded in 1997 by a group including chairman Harvey Jones.

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