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Motorola provides a dynamic fast-paced environment with frequent changes in priorities based on evolving business plans.

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Former Employee - Program Manager in Libertyville, IL
Former Employee - Program Manager in Libertyville, IL

I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time (More than a year)

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Pros

The talent pool of coworkers at Motorola was a major contributing factor to job satisfaction. Working with teams of responsible individuals enabled significant accomplishments.

Cons

The most significant downside to working at Motorola is the work/life balance issue. When you are engaged with global development teams, 10 to 12 hour days are the norm. Conference calls at either 7am or 8pm, 3-4 times a week are required to successfully manage development programs.

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  1. Company is going through lots of Changes

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Libertyville, IL
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Libertyville, IL

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good payment compensation, health ,insurance,awesome healthclub,childcare if needed..

    Cons

    Company merger=downsized,,,Initially this is a con but may help this company to become leader of mobile technology for future.

    Advice to Management

    We know your working hard. Good Luck with the GOOGLE changes!

  2. Good company (review pre-Google era)

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    Former Employee - Senior Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time (More than 8 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    - Flexibility
    - Great people with lots of passion (at least those I interacted with)
    - Good salaries, great benefits

    Cons

    - Unstable (too many reorganizations, layoffs)
    - Too much work for each person's bandwith therefore a lot of stuff was dropped or done half ass
    - Many evening meetings due to factory being overseas (as it is with most companies nowdays)
    - Motorola University was limited.
    - Some opportunities for advancement but not many

    Advice to Management

    As Motorola Mobility enters the Google era hopefully workload will be more balanced, in the past too many balls were being dropped because simply there was too much work assigned to each person to be able to handle everything, it wasn't until those dropped balls exploded that priorities were refocused.

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