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Updated February 14, 2019
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  1. "Hardware validation"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AMD full-time

    Pros

    1. flexible work environment
    2. good payment
    3. nice boss

    Cons

    1. less effort, not easy improve

    Advice to Management

    give more opportunities


  2. "Solid place to work"

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    Former Employee - GM Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
    Former Employee - GM Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AMD full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    thoughtful people. Big ideas. exciting technology

    Cons

    number 2 in a 2 horse race

    Advice to Management

    keep improving

  3. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AMD full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good work life balance. flexibility

    Cons

    Average benefits package. Average salary


  4. "Great technology but lots of turnover"

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    Current Employee - Silicon Design Engineer
    Current Employee - Silicon Design Engineer
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AMD full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    There's plenty of opportunity to work on all parts of the design process and management is flexible to accommodate employee's preferences.

    Cons

    High turnover especially in upper management doesn't inspire confidence.


  5. "Senior Manager"

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    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Orlando, FL
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AMD full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Follow policy, exceed expectations, generate results, and you have total freedom

    Cons

    Need to simplify the global matrix, keep functions orthogonal, local, and contained

    Advice to Management

    Increase attention to retaining great talent. Start planning for a multi-planetary product future.


  6. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AMD full-time

    Pros

    More scope for ownership. Challenging

    Cons

    Texas weather is not great


  7. "Finance"

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    Former Employee - Finance Manager in Austin, TX
    Former Employee - Finance Manager in Austin, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at AMD full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good pay, reasonable work/life balance.

    Cons

    Company culture needs improvement. Change is slow and it seems when issues are brought up they fall on deaf ears.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your professional hires.

  8. "Senior ASIC Design Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AMD full-time

    Pros

    Great learning experience and latest technology to work on

    Cons

    Lack of hiring and bringing in some good talent


  9. "Great Culture"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Very inclusive culture, no one felt "out of reach"

    Cons

    management was not as transparent


  10. "AMD Markham"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Santa Clara, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Santa Clara, CA

    I worked at AMD full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Work with some exceptionally talented engineers, developers and architects.
    Very competitive compensation and benefits for the area.

    Cons

    Not much confidence in leadership.
    Constant re-orgs.