Western Digital
3.1 of 5 253 reviews
www.wdc.com Irvine, CA 5000+ Employees

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Great starting place to work.

Electrical Engineer (Current Employee)
Irvine, CA

ProsGood salaries.
Coworkers are friendly.
Bonuses are nice.

ConsThe people who do not know what they are doing are the loudest.
Forced vacations.
Things can turn from calm to hectic in seconds.

Advice to Senior ManagementDo what is right technically instead of defending your mistake.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Engineer (Current Employee)
    Irvine, CA

    I have been working at Western Digital full-time


    Pros: Friday donuts, casual dress code Cons: Benefits, management, - questionable behavior, pay scale, vacation policy, Advice to Senior Management: If you dream of becoming a fire fighter but could not cut it, WD is the place to be! Be prepared to battle fires daily… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Just okay...

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Irvine, CA

    I have been working at Western Digital full-time


    Pros: A big company making profit No.2 in the HDD industry Cons: HDD is going downhill. No room to go higher. Eventually it will be replaced (or loose 1/2 of the market and people get laid off) Put… Advice to Senior Management: Promote talent people with true ability, not those who yell… More
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