Samsung Electronics America

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For job security, this place is good to work.

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  • Senior Management
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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Samsung Electronics America full-time (more than a year)

Pros

You can improve management skills with many projects. Plus, you can be exposed to many high tech. Benefits are pretty good.

Cons

With high workload, it is very hard to have extra time to learn. Also, it is very hard for employee to follow the acquisition since many decisions made at last minute.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Chaotic and unorganized

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Field Sales Manager
    Current Employee - Field Sales Manager

    I have been working at Samsung Electronics America full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great health benefits and the ability to use new technology before anyone else. Working from home can be another perk that comes with the job.

    Cons

    Limited growth, small territory, micro managed with GPS and time tagging, very long hours, stress due to chaotic changes that often make no logical sense. No travel and no fun. This used to be a great place to work. It's very disappointing.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Blanket approaches to big issues don't work.
    Promote from within.
    Push back on unreasonable requests from HQ in Korea and explain WHY.
    There are cultural differences that need to be understood by both sides.
    Stop manipulating numbers, if you play long enough, anything can be made to look good or bad.
    Don't hire so quickly!
    If you need merchandising, hire a third party, not seasoned professionals.

    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 3 people found this helpful  

    If you speak Korean, do not work here

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Samsung Electronics America full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Relatively easy interview, Benefits, Flexible time-off policies.

    Cons

    This is Korea based company, meaning all important decisions come from HQ Korea. Plus if you speak Korean, their expectation on work load increases. Ready to be HQ Korea's puppet. Typical Asian style work environment.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    HR/Management need to watch out who's being discriminated.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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