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Great experience out of college but long hours and low pay

Applications Engineer (Former Employee) Auburn Hills, MI

ProsGreat experience in fast-paced design and test engineering- once you have worked here you will be well prepared and qualified for other engineering positions.
Great benefits and 401k plan.
Generally fun work environment, depending on group.

ConsSalary far below industry standards.
Personal life takes a back seat to the job. Long hours and much travel required depending on who you work for.
Management refuses to recognize talent in performance reviews or compensation.
Takes several years to earn any extra vacation.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Management Doesn't Care

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Auburn Hills, MI

    I worked at Takata


    Pros: People are generally nice to work with. Very young crowd. Cons: Management and HR are blind to the obvious and blame eachother for not being able to do more for employees. Employees are severely overworked, underpaid… Advice to Senior Management: Stop ignoring your employees. They are your most valuable resources and are vital to the longevity of the company. Stop promoting people that arent capable… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Lots of work, little pay

    Product Engineer (Former Employee) Auburn Hills, MI

    I worked at Takata


    Pros: Takata is a place with a lot of business, and I never ever had to worry about… Cons: Too much work! There are only so many programs you can track. At one point I had 3 programs (commodities) with 2… Advice to Senior Management: Listen to your people- but you have to ask them first! Pay the people who… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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