Novatel Wireless
2.3 of 5 30 reviews
www.novatelwireless.com San Diego, CA 150 to 499 Employees

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High stress, fast pace and no room for growth.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
San Diego, CA

ProsWork with all the latest and greatest in technology.
Brilliant peers.
Health benefits are great

ConsManagement is horrible on almost all levels.
Anyone here below executive level has ZERO power in the company
Lack of communication
There is no work life balance
They expect you to NOT take vacations and work through holidays

Advice to Senior ManagementShape up or lose more great workers

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    R&D (Current Employee)
    Calgary, AB (Canada)

    I have been working at Novatel Wireless full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Great environment, very dynamic, great people Cons: Multi-site issues, no opportunity for progress internally without moving to… Advice to Senior Management: Better vision, work on business ethics instead of focusing on… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Great place to start your career, terrible place to advance your career

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    I worked at Novatel Wireless full-time


    Pros: Free parking. Free coffee and tea. Honestly, that's about it for the… Cons: Upper management will layoff the staff who do the actual work to save their own jobs when the company fails at selling their product. The NVTL… Advice to Senior Management: Be accountable for your own poor decisions. Stop trying to please potential customers with a history of… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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