Broadcom Overview

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  • Irvine, CA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1991
  • Company - Public (BRCM)
  • Electrical & Electronic Manufacturing
  • $5 to $10 billion (USD)

CompetitorsQualcomm, Texas Instruments, Intel Corporation
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Broadcom harbors broad ambitions for its semiconductors' impact on broadband communications: it wants them to drive every part of the high-speed wired and wireless networks of the future. The core applications for its integrated circuits (ICs) are digital set-top boxes, cable ...

Glassdoor Awards

Top CEOs: 2013(#45)

Broadcom Reviews

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Hock E. Tan
557 Ratings
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"Division Management"

Apr 27, 2021 - R&D Engineer in Irvine, CA
Positive Outlook
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Company set up to pay everyone the same scale wages, and binuses


If original managers are retained, they continue to undermine talent so they can keep bonuses at any cost including lying on reviews and telling employees to go against company rules. And you will

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Audit division Sr manager activities or get hurt by their bad judgement
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Broadcom Interviews

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Applied online39%
Employee Referral23%
Campus Recruiting18%

  1. Senior Software Development Test Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
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    Negative Experience
    Average Interview


    Hiring manager contacted directly and setup the interview, it was easy procedure, no HR involved, the overall process took about 2 weeks, but it could have been faster is what i felt as they had already decided not to offer me the job , the least they could do is inform upfront :) lol

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Broadcom Awards & Accolades

  • America's Top CompaniesForbes2009
  • World’s Most Admired CompaniesFortune2008

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