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Updated Jul 13, 2014

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2.8 44 reviews

50% Approve of the CEO

Veeco Instruments CEO and Director John R. Peeler

John R. Peeler

(26 ratings)

36% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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    Amazing place to work and great places to see

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsPros: travel the world,The best technology, work with a lot of professional people

    ConsCons: nothing comes to mind why anyone would not work here

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the great work

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

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    Veeco

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsA manufacturer of high tech process equipment serving a variety of markets.

    ConsI would recommend a career at Veeco Instruments. The work can be demanding but the rewards can be excellent.

    Advice to Senior ManagementVeeco has a strong leadership team.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great people, challenging work, hard to advance

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat group of individuals to work with. Challenging work and always supported to learn new skills. Feel welcomed and great atmosphere for team driven work.

    ConsHard to find opportunities to advance in the company without PHD. Feels like lots of management for an equivalent number of workers at times.

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    Awesome

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsTechnology that is changing the world, excellent leadership team that manages the business well, very smart, dedicated coworkers, market leadership in every product category, advancement opportunities, high-performance culture.

    ConsThis is the capital equipment business, where volatility is expected. You've got to roll with the changes in direction and strategy and be flexible. Contribute to solutions.

    Advice to Senior ManagementCommunication, transparency, and leadership by example. Keep up the great work.

    – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great technology to learn. Very hardworking and dedicated team!

    Mechanical Engineer (Current Employee) Fremont, CA

    ProsAn awesome learning experience, a great team.

    Conslong work hours sometimes. Need more staff to distribute the work load

    Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to improve in covering the market segment for effectively

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Great internship experience.

    Engineering Intern (Former Employee) Santa Barbara, CA

    ProsGreat experience in the optics field

    ConsVery large company, not much one on one mentoring

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

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    future for high tech career

    Senior Research Scientist (Former Employee)

    ProsHigh Tech company with lots of new technology, and working hard to make the top runner. Most people work for technology related engineering without too much paper work.

    ConsToo fast transition in market and need to follow up all changes with limited resources. requires additional work as sacrificing with less family time.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to keep morality and good motivation without burning out.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good co to work but mgmnt keep changing ideas

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Singapore (Singapore)

    ProsGood working environment.
    Enjoy working with professionals and flexibiity at work
    Nice

    ConsUpper management unsure of what path to take and always changing the ideas. Too many layoffs and off.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Veeco Instruments was a good place to work

    Director (Former Employee) Plainview, NY

    ProsHigh tech industry so work will stay in the USA

    ConsSales would vary tremendously so very up and down

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Solid Organization, Great Leadership, Amazing Technology

    Director (Current Employee) Plainview, NY

    Pros-Outstanding executive leadership team that understands the semiconductor capital equipment industry very well.
    -The technology is amazing.
    -If you want to work with the best and you value working with bright, talented, experienced people, Veeco is the place.
    -High-performance culture.
    -Market leadership.
    -Global.
    -Fast-paced.

    ConsCan't help the ups and downs of the industry. But that's really the only "con."

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the great work.

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

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