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Device Engineer Intern

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Current Employee - Intern  in  San Diego, CA
Current Employee - Intern in San Diego, CA

I have been working at Qualcomm as an intern for less than a year

Pros

fun projects and lab manager is very helpful in techniques. Learned a lot and helpful for future career development. The HR is nice and organized a lot activities

Cons

the work load for an intern is quite a lot. they called to require preparing result summary power points at late night for a few times

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Qualcomm is a great company to work for

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    Current Employee - Staff Engineer  in  Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Staff Engineer in Austin, TX

    I have been working at Qualcomm full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Signing bonus, stock grants, good work culture.
    People celebrate each anniversary with Qualcomm by bring in several dozen donuts or other goodies.
    Company supplies free soft drinks and bottled water.
    The also put out various types of snacks crackers, popcorn,pretzels, various fruits and veggies.
    Company has seminars and classes often on a variety of subjects. Many of these are offered by webcast and recordings.

    Cons

    Some of the seminars and classes are offered only in the San Diego facility.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Wherever possible, please make the seminars available via webcast.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 4 people found this helpful  

    Too many kingdoms, lots of politics, no longer a fun place

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager  in  San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in San Diego, CA

    I have been working at Qualcomm full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Summer on the Lawn
    Beautiful campus
    Good benefits
    Once a great company and fun company to work for

    Cons

    Long hours
    Immature leadership
    Politics rule middle management
    Questionable ethics
    Promotions are not based on performance
    Qualcomm is going after younger hires and does not value experience
    No longer a company that values new ideas

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Audit your staff, to much corruption and pay to play.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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