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"Applied Materials was great training for me in the trenches"

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Former Employee - Senior Process Support Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
Former Employee - Senior Process Support Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
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Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I worked at Applied Materials full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

Lots of opportunity
Support of diversity
Great training

Cons

Analysis of employee resources can be poor
To quick to lay-off

Advice to Management

Employees are treated a bit too much as a number. Even rated as TC and having 10 years of CMP exp at R&D, field support, demo I was offered VSP. This was bad for Applied materials, but I am happy to not travel in this point in my life so it worked out.

Other Employee Reviews for Applied Materials

  1. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Senior Engineering Manager in Santa Clara, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Engineering Manager in Santa Clara, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Applied Materials full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Challenging work environment in cross-functional teamwork

    Cons

    Too much downturns in business

    Advice to Management

    Focus on new product development and find out what the key customers need ion each region


  2. "Very competitive working enviorment"

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    Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Santa Clara, CA
    Current Employee - Member of Technical Staff in Santa Clara, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Applied Materials full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Fast turn-around, highly motivated under peer pressure, a lot of usefule classes, green company, good benefit

    Cons

    Frequent layoff, unclear management roadmap

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