Intel Corporation

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Intel Corporation Reviews in Folsom, CA

Updated Jul 30, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.8 273 reviews

90% Approve of the CEO

Intel Corporation CEO Brian M. Krzanich

Brian M. Krzanich

(49 ratings)

84% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work life balance depends on teams but don't expect any rewards for your hardwork (in 455 reviews)

  • It was a stable job in a cutting edge technology field (in 131 reviews)


Cons
  • Work life balance is not respected by managers in the validation group in Austin (in 165 reviews)

  • Very heavy decision making processes, usually involving a lot of stake holders (in 109 reviews)

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    Sr. Programmer - Telecommunications / Infrastructure

    Senior Programmer (Former Employee) Folsom, CA

    ProsGreat people to work with, many different projects

    ConsPutting up with R&R process

    Advice to Senior ManagementProvide more employee training and consulting

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

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    Graduate Technical Intern

    Graduate Technical Intern (Current Employee) Folsom, CA

    ProsGreat place to work! Good encouragement. Good guidance.

    ConsNone to say.. Everything is pretty good.

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

    Intel Corporation Response

    Jun 11, 2014Intern Program Manager

    Thanks for taking the time to leave a review, I share your optimism!

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    Amazing company to work for

    Hardware Engineer (Former Employee) Folsom, CA

    ProsGreat work life balance
    generous bonus

    Consperks and slow release cycles but that is common for a hardware company

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    GPTW!

    Product Development Engineer (Current Employee) Folsom, CA

    ProsChallenging environment
    Friendly, intelligent, motivated coworkers
    Competitive Pay
    Complimentary tickets to many local shows and events (including ski resorts)
    Flexible schedule (great work/life balance)
    Gym onsite with free fitness classes
    Doing work that matters in the world
    Being rewarded for big and small accomplishments
    Cafes onsite

    ConsCubes... but you'll have that. Career opportunities are all around, you just have to ask (in my experience).

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Extremely Challenging and engaging work environment.

    Hardware Engineer (Current Employee) Folsom, CA

    ProsGood benefits.
    Efforts are recognized.
    Good office culture, good work life balance and competitive compensation.

    ConsSchedules can be stressful.
    Time taken to discipline low performers needs to be accelerated.
    Although location is good, isolates employees from the competitive environment.

    Advice to Senior ManagementHiring process needs improvements.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great company if you find the right fit for you!

    Technical Recruiter (Current Employee) Folsom, CA

    ProsGreat place to work. Free soda and fruit. Great pay and benefits. Sabbaticals. Intel really takes care of you. It is a great stable company.

    ConsMy department went through many changes in 2 years. Too much pressure on their employees and not enough consulting with the people who actually did the work.

    Advice to Senior ManagementListen to your employees more often. Some managers are definitely better than others.

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

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    Intel is a great place to work with many opportunities

    Manager (Current Employee) Folsom, CA

    ProsIntel is a great place to work - you work with smart people and interesting projects. Business objectives are communicated clearly. There is a shuttle to/from some of the sites. In Folsom, there is a nice new gym.

    ConsAs with any larger company, sometimes it takes longer for decisions to be made/approved

    Advice to Senior ManagementRecognize managers who are true leaders and not rulers - there are many ways to results. It's important to treat people with respect and inspire them. Encourage thinking outside the box and challenging status quo.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great experience working at Intel.

    Software Intern (Former Employee) Folsom, CA

    ProsVery flexible with work schedule and projects.

    ConsStandard office cubes for working most of the time.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    It is fun place to work. Seniors give interns good guidance. You can create opportunities to learn.

    Logic Design Intern (Current Employee) Folsom, CA

    ProsGood guidance from seniors in ur team. They gave u important tasks as well. so u will have a good opportunity to contribute to ur team

    Conswork is on and off. some times u have a whole lot on ur plate and sometimes u have nothing much to do.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Continuous learning and awesome people!

    Product Marketing Manager (Current Employee) Folsom, CA

    ProsAbility to move to various jobs within the same company to learn different skills. Excellent mentors

    ConsLesser than average salaries (but compensated with bonuses).

    Advice to Senior ManagementMake decisions faster with lesser number of reviews!

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

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