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A decent place to work at.

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Current Employee - Process Engineer III  in  Sunnyvale, CA
Current Employee - Process Engineer III in Sunnyvale, CA

I have been working at Applied Materials

Pros

Good work culture. Nice, co-operative employees. Challenging job.

Cons

Less focus on employee career development. Un-transparent promotions and recognition policies.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Should include emplyoee development as one of the core company values, and should work towards it sincerely.

Approves of CEO

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    Roller -Coaster

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    Former Employee - Director  in  Santa Clara, CA
    Former Employee - Director in Santa Clara, CA

    I worked at Applied Materials

    Pros

    Hard working people, but, very cyclical.

    Cons

    Lay offs were too frequent and caused serious damage to people's lives and their jobs.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Manage the supply / demand curve !

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
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    process development

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

    I have been working at Applied Materials

    Pros

    one of the best high tech company in equipment business.
    the location is good.
    adapt to the market very quickly

    Cons

    long working hours
    so many politics games and this sometimes has negative impact on business.
    not clear responsibility for different groups

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    focus on result delivery.
    when the management evaluate an employee, they shall pay more attention on what they did and what is the result, not how long they work.

    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO
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