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Object Engineer

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Current Employee - Object Engineer in Dallas, TX
Current Employee - Object Engineer in Dallas, TX

I have been working at Texas Instruments full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

If you want to just come to work and do a job until you retire this is the place for you. Software development is secondary to any Engineering or Manufacturing so innovation turns really slowly in the Applications/Automations develop areas. If your halfway good this is a really easy gig that you can probably do in 8 hours a week of work and surf the net for the rest of the week (sans meetings).

Cons

Work with proprietary frameworks that no one ont the planet other than TI employees have heard of. Coding standards are non-existent. No one has heard the terms of Technical Debt, factory pattern, or IOC. Low pay compared to market. Much of the commodity IT is being moved over seas so you need to stay up nights talking with them on the phone since they can't work during our hours.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Invest in the future of your IT staff. Upper management stays that we have training but middle management turns down training requests.

Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
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    This is a company that cares about employee but business decision was executed slower than ideal

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    Current Employee - Business Development Manager in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Business Development Manager in Dallas, TX

    I have been working at Texas Instruments full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    cares about employee, very good reputation among the industry, good training experience offered.

    Cons

    very tough to move up, slower decision execution than ideal, staff getting older

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    commit to development directions and go for it.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    The new maintenance mechanic program is a joke.

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    Current Employee - Maintenance Mechanic in South Portland, ME
    Current Employee - Maintenance Mechanic in South Portland, ME

    I have been working at Texas Instruments full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    The schedule and tuition program.

    Cons

    Politics, no advancement in current program.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get rid of the new program.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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