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

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Very basic compensation and benefits. You drive your own career development. Management needs much improvement.

Test Engineer (Current Employee)
Calamba, Laguna (Philippines)

Pros- opportunity to experience development activities
- travel opportunities to other company sites
- relaxed environment, depending on counterparts and operations being supported

Cons- very basic benefits (health/HMO, meal subsidy)
- cafeteria service is awful
- less organized project management
- cost-cutting policies are insulting
- most employees come from mid-to-low ranking schools
- less competitive colleagues, not challenged to excel

Advice to Senior Management- provide better project and people management
- revamp employee benefits
- improve on food and cafeteria service
- hire decent people with pleasing personalities

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    Ok to work.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at Atmel


    Pros: Work environment is little bit relax compared to other companies. Compensaton… Cons: May not be good company if you are interested to work in a… Advice to Senior Management: Should pay more attention to employee's need. Also they should spend more… More
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    Don't tell the emperor he has no clothes...

    Technical Manager (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Atmel


    Pros: Compensation is good. Products and technology are interesting and have real potential. … Cons: Opacity is the rule about the most senior levels of managment and issues or decisions facing the company. Few ever challenge, let alone, confront… Advice to Senior Management: Pull back the kimono. The employees might surprise you and give support ti the man… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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