Broadcom
3.5 of 5 812 reviews
www.broadcom.com Irvine, CA 5000+ Employees

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keep growing company

Principal Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Matawan, NJ

Proskeep growing and hiring more engineers. strong on mobile industry especially WiFi, BT, GPS combo as well as cable modem and network solution. Mobile baseband business has grown so quickly for several years too.

ConsWorking environment is really customer oriented , which means it's really hard sometimes but it can be one of strong point of business.

Advice to Senior Managementare we keeping Pareto rule 80% vs 20%?
not a little number of engineers are less competitive but they are never got out. Many people knows the famous personnel in many departments.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great place to spend your working hour.

    Senior Principal Software Engineer (Current Employee)
    Sunnyvale, CA

    I have been working at Broadcom full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Company is doing very well in the marketplace, creating many opportunities to keep customers happy. Very broad… Cons: Training is not so good. Long history and a large code base… Advice to Senior Management: Benefits (especially medical) are costly and not competitive with industry… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    An intimidating workplace for creativity and growth...

    Technical Director (Former Employee)
    Santa Clara, CA

    I worked at Broadcom full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: They had fairly good compensation but dwindling steadily...nice Irvine campus Cons: They are so paranoid and sinister they sent their company attorney to rather insidiously trap me (pretending he was PR) into admitting I may have… Advice to Senior Management: You need to cut back on your testosterone (and malice) when dealing with huge proven contributors, in particular --- just… More
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