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Qualcomm Reviews

Updated January 23, 2015
Updated January 23, 2015
1,828 Reviews
3.9
1,828 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Great work-life balance if you're on the high-level software teams (in 131 reviews)

  • Exposure of cutting edge technology, Fast paced environment (in 114 reviews)


Cons
  • Management does not seem to care about the work life balance of its employees (in 114 reviews)

  • I worked extremely long hours without receiving even a 'thank you' in most cases (in 90 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Great company to work for

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Staff Engineer Manager in San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Staff Engineer Manager in San Diego, CA

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

    Pros

    flexible hours, good talent, good compensation, in general a good large company to work for...

    Cons

    Difficult to grow after a while, hard long hours make work/life balance difficult

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  2.  

    great working environment

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Qualcomm

    Pros

    Great work environment with hard working engineers

    Cons

    No dinner around the office, need to go out to get dinner

  3.  

    great engineers and environment

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Qualcomm

    Pros

    Great engineers, great facility, and great overall work environment

    Cons

    There has not been anything up till now

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  5.  

    Good experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Qualcomm

    Pros

    Great benefits for all guys

    Cons

    some pressure in daily life

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More orgnized

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  6.  

    Good Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, CA

    I have been working at Qualcomm full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good Company . Great benefits.

    Cons

    Growing to next level depends on experience rather than contribution

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Excellent company.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior IT Manager in San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Senior IT Manager in San Diego, CA

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

    Pros

    Great benefits
    Good vacation policy/Sick vacation
    Good 401k benefits
    Friendly and knowledgeable employees
    Very hardworking and dedicated employees
    Long term committed employees

    Cons

    Personal growth seems to be slow
    Compensation need to match up to industry

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Software Engineer

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Qualcomm

    Pros

    Great work, good perks and flexibility at work

    Cons

    Little stressful sometimes but a great place to work

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    engineer

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Qualcomm

    Pros

    good enviroment and good management

    Cons

    need to improve the benefits

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  10.  

    Awesome people with cool work

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Qualcomm

    Pros

    The atmosphere of the place, being in San Diego, was laid-back but people worked hard at the same time.

    Cons

    Not too many cons. Not as many perks as other tech companies in the Valley? (No free food, etc.)

  11.  

    very positive experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Staff Engineer in Redmond, WA
    Current Employee - Staff Engineer in Redmond, WA

    I have been working at Qualcomm full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Very great place to work. Very very environment

    Cons

    may have to work in th out of hours to support worldwide OEMs

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Very nice management.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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