Altera
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www.altera.com San Jose, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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In overall, Altera does a good job in FPGA compaign against Xilinx.

Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee)
San Jose, CA

ProsDoing things in innovative ways.

ConsToo conservertive to change. Often ignore employee's feeling.

Advice to Senior ManagementPay more attention to employee's feeling.

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    Great for engineers wanting to retire

    (Former Employee)
    San Jose, CA

    I worked at Altera


    Pros: 1. Decent Compensation depending on what you do 2. Good Benefits (but it was getting worse when I left) 3. Slow relaxing pace for engineering (it takes… Cons: Altera is a company that is in the fortunate position that fundamentally there are only 2 real players in the FPGA space so they don't… Advice to Senior Management: Get an human resources VP that reports to the CEO!… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee)
    San Jose, CA

    I have been working at Altera


    Pros: Good Work Life Balance. Job security. Cost conscious. Cons: No career development due to lack of growth in the… Advice to Senior Management: Better planning regarding staffing would be helpful. Staffing ahead of… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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