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"Roller coaster ride"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Intel Corporation full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

Lots of benefit, although not the best but among the top 10.

Cons

Focal system (performance management) which usually will punish certain percentage of employee even though everyone work very hard for whole of last year. Theoretically this system retain only the good employee, however nowadays it become a tool that dismiss talent from Intel.

Advice to Management

Time to rethink the focal system.

Other Employee Reviews for Intel Corporation

  1. "Software engineer"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bayan Lepas (Malaysia)
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bayan Lepas (Malaysia)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Intel Corporation full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    - Nice working environment
    - great facilities and IT support, only focus on job, no need to worry about others.

    Cons

    - limited career path for software engineer & IT
    - quite bureaucratic in certain time
    - too result oriented and less emphasize on personal career development

    Advice to Management

    spend more time to improve and ready future, instead of claiming credit of past.


  2. "A result oriented company regardless of level. Responsibility and accountability is clearly defined."

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    Former Employee - Software Program Manager in Kulim (Malaysia)
    Former Employee - Software Program Manager in Kulim (Malaysia)
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A very dynamic company with well defined task-oriented culture. Therefore, employees are managed based on results instead of methods. Strong emphasis in integrity and safety. Benefits are great as compensation other than basic salary could make up as much as 35% of the total compensation.

    Cons

    Job scope could be limited as Intel requires employee to be the content expert in certain areas. Employees, therefore, have the depth but sometimes lacking the breadth. As a result, skills obtained might not be useful outside of Intel. However, Intel encourages employees to seek jobs within the company and thus, improving the breadth and exposure.

    Advice to Management

    Look far ahead instead of quarterly indicators. Continue to promote the culture of challenging status quo and always reward calculated risk taking regardless of outcome (even though it contradicts result orientation). Otherwise, everyone will start to shy away from making the company better.

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