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"OK"

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Former Employee - Software Engineer in Salem, OR
Former Employee - Software Engineer in Salem, OR
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Salem Oregon is a nice place

Cons

Limited work space makes for uncomfortable work environment

Advice to Management

Growing pains

Other Employee Reviews for Garmin

  1. Helpful (2)

    "OK Types"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Applications Developer in Olathe, KS
    Current Employee - Applications Developer in Olathe, KS
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    may be you will have your job security.

    Cons

    no good appraisal. no bonuses, no salary hikes. no work from home.

    Advice to Management

    Make more innovations in the product rather than having so many products with more or less same features.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Need to be more open-minded"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Olathe, KS
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Olathe, KS
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    benefits are good
    Job security, company is quite stable
    Good compensation in midwest aera
    Friendly environment
    People are generally nice and friendly

    Cons

    Outsiders are very rare. Almost all management grew from Garmin.
    Very closed minded.
    Not very enthusiastic about new technology and innovation.
    Management is rather satisfied with existing status
    Operate in a small company mindset

    Advice to Management

    Embrace new technology
    Be open minded
    Hire management from outside
    Seriously consider how to retain good engineering staff
    Learn to spend money where you need to.


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