Atmel
2.5 of 5 99 reviews
www.atmel.com San Jose, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Good company

Engineer (Former Employee)

ProsGood package and salarie, low workload
Relax working style, felxile working hours
friendly colleagus and good working environment
suitable for fresh graduated from schools

Conspoor management
very stressful especialy during peak season
reduce headcounts but increasing workload
not easy to get promotion chance
bad communcations between staffs and senior management

Advice to Senior Managementlisten to staff comments, be fair and be reasonable
pay less to senior management, fire useless guys
hire more people to work instead of just taking money
concentrate to work on mcu product rather than doing financial stock tradings

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Interesting work but poorly managed

    Design Engineer (Former Employee)

    I worked at Atmel


    Pros: Most of my coworkers were fun to work with. It was nice working in a… Cons: There was virtually no executive leadership or vision. My immediate management was just as frustrated by the lack of direction.… Advice to Senior Management: Produce a clear vision of what you want to do and explain to engineers what… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Not recommended. Taking a job here is a big gamble. You might like it, but you more than likely will hate it.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Atmel


    Pros: - Flexible work schedules. Several people arrive after 10:00 a.m. every day. - Fun people (in certain departments). Sales, in particular, seems to… Cons: - Not particularly demanding. Assigned work is boring. - There is absolutely no knowledge sharing whatesoever. The Company puts shockingly little emphasis on… Advice to Senior Management: I've heard speculation that part of the reason nothing ever seems to get better at Atmel is because management wants to sell Atmel and ride… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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