I have been working at Advantech full-time (More than a year)
Most co-workers are very easy to work with. They will always help you with things you need help with.
Lots of OT, low pay, and weak management structure. As a typical Asian company, they pile on more work to you instead of hiring more people.
Advice to Management
Don't be cheap to hire new product managers and engineers to lessen the workload of current short-staffed teams.
I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Advantech (Irvine, CA).
One 45-min phone interview. About 1 month later, a lengthy 1.5-2hr interview where you make 2 presentations to talk about previous experiences as product manager. You make product introduction presentations as well as an actual experience with how you dealt with a customer's requirements.
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