Flextronics

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Outdated management imposing rules for fear of change

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Programmer/Analyst in Kampong Bukit Minyak, Pulau Pinang (Malaysia)
Current Employee - Programmer/Analyst in Kampong Bukit Minyak, Pulau Pinang (Malaysia)

I have been working at Flextronics full-time (more than a year)

Pros

- lean management; you get to work directly with senior managements
- friendly and dynamic workflow, always on the run
- if willing, a lot of opportunities for different responsibilities and jobs
- multicultural

Cons

- tight budget
- average, not competitive pay and benefits
- too many rules and regulations even for people in non-production line
- senior managements are old fashioned and hardly open to new ideas
- i guess the only way to get more money is to get out and get back in here
- too much hiring, too little training and development. Paying a performer double the salary is better than hiring 2 retirees. Bigger pay begets loyalty and retain talents.
- whistle blower culture, promotes back stabbing which demotes trust. Wouldn't need to impose this kind of culture had you focused on hiring only people with integrity
- need more people who can speak english, due to multicultural, dire need of mastery of a common language

Advice to ManagementAdvice

- too many retirees lying around, please review your performance review system
- the factories and systems seriously need a makeover. Invest a bit of money won't hurt after decades of staying the same, same goes to senior management's mentality
- need more training and clearer document management system

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

529 Other Employee Reviews for Flextronics (View Most Recent)

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  1.  

    So so

    Former Employee - Test Engineer
    Former Employee - Test Engineer

    I worked at Flextronics full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Big company, good infrastructure with loads of money

    Cons

    Red tape, cannot get anything done without 50 approvals

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Streamline processes and revamp FlexFlow

  2.  

    good learning experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Supplier Quality Engineer in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Senior Supplier Quality Engineer in Singapore (Singapore)

    I have been working at Flextronics full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    work with many different levels...
    they treasure those who can contribute...

    Cons

    lots of politics at the management level.
    relationships with suppliers not as rosy as before.... Flextronics squeeze too much out of suppliers
    pay is not so competitive

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    need to pay more competitive to retain talents.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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