Avago Technologies - Highly talented and loyal employees disregarded by executive level management | Glassdoor
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"Highly talented and loyal employees disregarded by executive level management"

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - R&D Engineer IV in San Jose, CA
Current Employee - R&D Engineer IV in San Jose, CA
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

Great people
Interesting and challenging work
Technology leader
Investment and push for Innovation
Compensation ( base, bonus, 6% 401k match)
Benefits (multiple choices and comprehensive

Cons

private equity mentality requiring employees to accept work from those laid off every quarter after strong earnings announcements.
outsourced support functions are very slow to deliver what is needed

Advice to Management

ask a few questions of your employees

Other Employee Reviews for Avago Technologies

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Great Place To Work"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Agile with ability to change company with changes of industry

    Rich product line that move the company forward despite of general economic environment

    Cons

    Changes is unavoidable here.
    Role change to meet business is common
    Need to adapt to change quickly, else will be left behind and hard to catch back

    Advice to Management

    Continue to lead with the interest of share holder while taking care
    Increase of variable income is a good move to increase sense of belonginess


  2. Helpful (6)

    "Not Employee Friendly"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior R&D Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Former Employee - Senior R&D Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    High tech firm with high tech customers.
    Non-management coworkers great to work with.

    Cons

    HR is a joke.
    Review process is poor. Your rating is assigned at the whim of your manager.
    Promotions seem to be based on who you know or who knows you, not on what you know or how you perform.

    Advice to Management

    Word is people are not too happy with certain new management moves.

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