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An excellent place to learn stuff

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Former Intern - Systems Design Intern in Matawan, NJ
Former Intern - Systems Design Intern in Matawan, NJ

I worked at Broadcom as an intern (Less than a year)

Pros

Interns get an excellent industry experience .

Cons

Intern to full conversion ratio is very small

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    Blood-sucking company

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA

    I worked at Broadcom full-time (More than 5 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    1: Stable, large company
    2: Above-average total compensation.
    3: Company doing good in all business lines.
    4: Good office facilities, location, and cafe.
    5: Good travel benefits if your job involves travel.

    Cons

    1: Be prepared to work like a dog with long hours and weekends.
    2: Work on 2-3 projects simultaneously.
    3: As is common to all semi industry, lots of work are tedious and purely "mechanic", not very intellectual.
    4: Compensation & benefits are decreasing fast year by year. It was good a few years ago, but now
        it is only about average, and is still dropping every year.
    5: High peer pressure, and mean, "blood-suckingr" boss.
    6: Stay away from any customer-facing role. The company is very humble to the customers.

    Advice to Management

    Stop cutting employee's benefits. Stop the most unpopular PTO policy.


  2. Good balance between Product and Research-Development.

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    Current Employee - Senior Staff Engineer in Irvine, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Staff Engineer in Irvine, CA

    I have been working at Broadcom full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Less Hierarchical Structure. Technical expertise of Managers. Mostly Circuit Designers. Good freedom.

    Cons

    A Bit Aggressive and gets stressful during Deadlines. Less Cash Bonus.


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