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Compal Electronics Reviews

Updated November 23, 2017
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Sheng-Hsiung Hsu
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Pros
  • big company - many chance to learn from different teams (in 6 reviews)

  • A old stereotype Taiwanese company , might suit for those people who wanna a static working environment , who don't like change much (in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Account Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Stable environment, the location is fine. A place where you can build up your fundamental knowledge about OEM/ODM business process and engineering abilities.

    Cons

    Benefits so-so, this company may not focusing on innovation technologies but the rules to follow electronics manufacturing. It's not exactly a right place for employees who is looking for something "new" at the moment.

    Advice to Management

    Manager should think about how to keep valuable employees around, the thing that many employee left might result in long-term damage.


  2. "Design Leader"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Compal Electronics full-time

    Pros

    Good company to stay for career

    Cons

    Bonus is not much annually

  3. "Old fashioned Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Taipei (Taiwan)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Taipei (Taiwan)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Not bad salary. Good flexibility in the working environment.

    Cons

    Bad leadership. Lots of leaders are too old and too stubborn to innovate. And the promotion is based on the seniority.

    Advice to Management

    Try to innovate, not just try to reduce the cost and budget.


  4. "Designer"

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    Current Employee - Designer in Taipei (Taiwan)
    Current Employee - Designer in Taipei (Taiwan)

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

    Pros

    Big company and stable job

    Cons

    Lack visibility of company vision


  5. "RF design leader"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Taipei (Taiwan)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Taipei (Taiwan)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    It's good for first job

    Cons

    They just pay low salary with overtime


  6. "just a place to learn"

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    Former Employee - Engineer in Taipei (Taiwan)
    Former Employee - Engineer in Taipei (Taiwan)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Compal Electronics full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    you can learn from someone

    Cons

    most people cannot teach you something useful


  7. "Product Marketing Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Product Marketing Manager in Taipei (Taiwan)
    Current Employee - Product Marketing Manager in Taipei (Taiwan)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Friendly colleagues, casual environment, open opportunities to acquire different projects and positions, quite open-minded company culture

    Cons

    Too feasible working model may lack off principle, should have more solid mid-term and long-term plan

    Advice to Management

    More on-job professional training course

  8. "Senior Engineer"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer in Taipei (Taiwan)
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer in Taipei (Taiwan)
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Compal Electronics full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    1. good place for freshman to learn
    2. the whole package is acceptable

    Cons

    1. not an innovative company


  9. "Good place to stay"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Emc Engineer in Taipei (Taiwan)
    Former Employee - Emc Engineer in Taipei (Taiwan)
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Works hand in hand with customers.
    It is a market leader and also a big company, so you don't have much to worry about.

    Cons

    Most of the management teams are lacking vision.

    Advice to Management

    Continue investing in your employees.


  10. "Senior Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    It is a steady job and most of colleagues are nice excluding the management levels.

    Cons

    The working hours are very long and bad rules for a company. You don't want to see the salary in this company.


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