Cree
2.6 of 5 93 reviews
www.cree.com Durham, NC 5000+ Employees

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Great Flat Level Organization

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Durham, NC

ProsGreat people to work with, a great team environment, good pay, good benefits, very flat level organization, minimal micromanagement, overall great company

ConsThere is not very much room for advancement within the company, the divisions are very small and opportunities to advance are limited.

Advice to Senior ManagementPromote based on performance and make positions for people that do well in the company and that you want to stay with Cree.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Decent pay, excessive hours, go elsewhere.

    Process Engineer (Former Employee)
    Durham, NC

    I worked at Cree


    Pros: Free gym, casual dress code, decent salary, benefits Cons: If you're an exempt employee (me), expect to work long hours >45hr/week. When I worked there, I found it very… Advice to Senior Management: Make an effort to improve employee retention rates. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Good place to gain some initial experience, but not as good for longer-term career opportunities.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    Durham, NC

    I worked at Cree


    Pros: Very exciting technology in a fast growing markets with many… Cons: Generally lower base pay then industry counter-parts, which is no… Advice to Senior Management: Even in the current economic climate offering competitive compensation is the best way to retain talent. Look at… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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