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"Little support for acquisition products and projects"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Company has a reasonable benefits package, but not the best in the industry
Ability to work on cutting-edge technology
My colleagues are the best in their fields

Cons

Never really had the support of senior management for our product
Saw several product lines closed down due to lack of senior management support
Company match of 401K lacking
NO raises in 2 years

Other Employee Reviews for Exar

  1. "Company with no future"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer
    Current Employee - Software Engineer
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Just by hiring people with big title, lazy, big salary and doing nothing just call for a meetings.
    buying companies with no product that can make profit or enhance the company sales.

    Cons

    1- Moving production to (offshore).
    2- No new product.
    3- Spent there cash by buying junk companies.
    4- Sales party in Las Vegas & Sales = 0

    Advice to Management

    Go after good product and protect your hard working Engineers.
    Do not wast your cash for for buying companies that loosing money and it will add more expense that EXAR can not handle.


  2. "production specialist"

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    Former Employee - Production Specialist in Fremont, CA
    Former Employee - Production Specialist in Fremont, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    My coworkers are friendly, nice, and helpful. The environment was calm and productive.

    Cons

    Manufacturing was outsource, people were laid off.

    Advice to Management

    We did not get a raise for a few years. They should be more mindful and caring towards their employees.

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