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Great place to work

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Symmetricom

Recommends
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Company is pay for performance, is people oriented, has good benefits

Cons

Cannot say anything negative about company

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  1. Not bad place to work in

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Symmetricom

    Disapproves of CEO
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Good work-life balance. Benefit is ok. It dominates in its niche area. The facility is well maintained and there's small gym for employees in the building.

    Cons

    The exec doesn't seem to have good strategies to grow the company, wasted too much time and money in acquiring companies but not operating them well. HR has too much authority.

    Advice to Management

    It definitely needs a good leader. The management team has to take more effort to grow the company rather than play politics.

  2. Great technology, painful ending

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA

    I worked at Symmetricom

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Absolutely outstanding technology. Opportunity to make a difference at the company and in the world.

    Cons

    Difficulty executing. Culture at times complacent. Too many special projects for one-off customers.

    Advice to Management

    Accelerate exit from traditional telecom. PTP will only get you so far. Invest in new technologies leveraging physics capabilities.

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