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www.trimble.com
Sunnyvale, CA
5001 to 10000 employees
1978
Company - Public (TRMB)
Information Technology
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Trimble is transforming the way the world works by delivering products and services that connect the physical and digital worlds. Core technologies in positioning, modeling, connectivity and data analytics enable customers to improve productivity, quality, safety and ... Read more

Mission: While Trimble got its start as the first commercial GPS company, our mission now is to literally transform the way the world works. We do this by combining all forms of positioning technology (not only GPS) innovative software services and solutions with our deep experience in ... Read more

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    Former Employee - Software Test Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA
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    I worked at Trimble full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Diverse company with a worldwide presence.
    Family oriented, flexible, and friendly work environment.
    Interesting work using technology to improve efficiency in multiple markets.

    Cons

    Limited opportunities for growth in some areas

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Trimble Interviews

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    Very nice people, positive experience. The interview process took time, but they will keep you up to date regarding every stage. Talked with HR first, and then the hiring manager.

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  • Good video to watch - Changing the world from a garage shop: Charlie Trimble: Geospatial Hall of Fame http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQ52o

    how charlie trimble changed the gps industry starting. trimble was set up in garage

    Charles R. Trimble was the principal founder of Trimble Navigation Limited in 1978 and served as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) from 1981 until 1998. The company originally focused on developing navigation product using the Long Range Aid to Navigation system. In 1982, Mr. Trimble began developing receivers using GPS signals.

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Trimble Awards & Accolades

  • Best Application of Technology Award, Institute of Customer Services, 2015
  • Top Provider of Commercial Fleet Telematics - 2013, 2014, 2015, ABI Research, 2015
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