Applied Materials
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www.appliedmaterials.com Santa Clara, CA 5000+ Employees

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Great in its domain

Software Engineer II (Current Employee)
Santa Clarita, CA

Pros- Its great in what it does .i.e. Nanomanufacturing
- Steady customer base
- Cutting edge technology and numerous patents

Cons- Discrepancy in growth and opportunity from department to department
- Lack of younger employees and NCGs

Advice to Senior ManagementNeed more one on one's with the employees

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    Ok place to work. Nice compensation

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Applied Materials full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Ok place to work. Nice compensation Cons: Cyclical business. Frequent layoffs and slow career growth Advice to Senior Management: Reduce reliance on contractors. Invest more in FTE's No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    New CEO is Driving Change

    Senior Director (Current Employee)
    Santa Clara, CA

    I have been working at Applied Materials full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: Excellent pay and decent benefits along very interesting technology. Strong corporate core… Cons: Can be very dysfunctional with lot's of in fighting between groups/divisions but not altogether atypical for a $10B company. Also… Advice to Senior Management: Stop pushing unattainable goals down from the top and build… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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