Flextronics

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Large company, challenging business environment, typical office politics

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - IT Manager in San Jose, CA
Current Employee - IT Manager in San Jose, CA

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

Pros

Extremely complex business model.
Global culture
Relatively open access to senior leadership
Rapidly changing environment

Cons

A lot of "old timers" who grow or maintain status based upon relationships and politics, not necessary reflected on the work they do or don't do
Company is afraid to take major risks
Large degree of silos
Lack of direction from department leadership
Very short on strategic vision

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Take more risks
Don't forget to grow employees in non-low cost regions
Cut the fat
Tie bonuses to individual performance

Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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    Flextronics

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Flextronics is an International company, very diverse

    Cons

    Flextronics doesnt have any career opportunities

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
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    Embedded Software Engineer

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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Plano, TX
    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Plano, TX

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

    Pros

    Friendly environment, people are very nice.
    401k 4% match from day one, performance bonus up to 20% of salary.
    Management leave you alone let you do your job.

    Cons

    Some supervisors are not smart. (Below industrial average)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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