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Applied Materials Overview

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Santa Clara, CA
10000+ employees
1967
Company - Public (AMAT)
Manufacturing
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
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Applied Materials’ roots are in semiconductors — computer chips. We have been the #1 provider to the semiconductor industry since 1992. Today we’re also a global leader in flat panel display and solar PV equipment, two industries that increasingly ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is to help customers turn next-generation technologies into profitable new industries. We engineer highly sophisticated manufacturing equipment and processes that are used to build complex devices at extremely high-volumes. In personal electronics, volume production ... Read more

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    I have been working at Applied Materials full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good Benefits, working opportunities, talented people

    Cons

    Diversified ethnicity, conflicts of interests, organizational politics

    Advice to Management

    Alignment at middle management to Executive levels between organizations

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Applied Materials Photos

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Applied Materials Interviews

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    NCG Process Engineer Interview

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    Interview

    The NCG program has an on-site interview together with 80 candidates or so. Each person have 3 interviewer, each 45 min. Questions are a combination of technical and behavior questions. They also arrange a networking event the day before the interview.

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Applied Materials Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
  • World's Most Admired Companies (# 5 Semiconductors), Fortune Magazine, 2014
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