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"A large company for new graduate to learn and accumulate experience in engineering, marketing, and management."

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Former Employee - Product Marketing Manager in Milpitas, CA
Former Employee - Product Marketing Manager in Milpitas, CA
Recommends
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at KLA-Tencor full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

opportunity for internal transfer and exposure to various aspects of the business, lots of training opportunity, well recognized in industry, market leader

Cons

Very cyclical business, wasteful in resources, you have to play politics to move up

Advice to Management

Encourage more engineering driven innovations, value your technical talents more

Other Employee Reviews for KLA-Tencor

  1. "KLA-Tencor is a good company to work for"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Milpitas, CA
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Milpitas, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at KLA-Tencor full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Cutting edge technology, Good place for scientists, challenging problems, it is never boring, you are given room to do what you are good at, there is room for growth, Company likes to hire and promote from within, bonuses have been good the last few years.

    Cons

    Low on perks, No options or restricted stocks except for VPs, poor annual raises, no profit sharing (but good bonuses), Middle management may need improvement.

    Advice to Management

    Need to review of you have the right management structure.


  2. "Good company in instrumentation especially in Optics"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Design Engineer in Milpitas, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Systems Design Engineer in Milpitas, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at KLA-Tencor full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    A lot of great people that you can work with and learn from them.

    Cons

    The industry is some what in saturated mode, do not think there is more up potential.

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