Zygo Reviews

16 Reviews
2.7
16 Reviews
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Chris L. Koliopoulos
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    Beneficial -- Enjoyed the work, was well-compensated, and learned a tremendous amount

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Zygo for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The technology & level of intelligence of the personnel

    Cons

    Work-life balance becoming less balanced

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

Zygo Interviews

Updated Jun 24, 2014
Updated Jun 24, 2014

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    Senior Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Richmond, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Richmond, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 2 months - interviewed at Zygo.

    Interview Details

    Very long process. Multiple phone and on site interviews. Repeated interruptions during the interview onsite by coworkers. No coherent format. Individuals came and went seemingly at random.
    Some managers interviewing styles were very antagonistic.

    Interview Questions
    • Got asked if married or had children by two separate managers at different times. This is illegal!   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Long. Previous paycheck was asked for !!
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience

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Website www.zygo.com
Headquarters Middlefield, CT
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded 1970
Type Company - Public (ZIGO)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

Zygo knows how to measure precisely what its customers need. The company makes high-precision electro-optical inspection and measurement equipment, automation systems, and optical components. One of Zygo's main products is the interferometer, which measures surface shape, roughness, and other characteristics by means of two light beams ("zygo" is Greek for "pair") used to produce 3-D surface profiles for comparing test objects with control samples. Zygo also offers optical design, testing, certification, and assembly services. More than half of sales comes from outside the... More

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