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"not a place to work long term"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Sr Software Engineer in Plantation, FL
Current Employee - Sr Software Engineer in Plantation, FL
Doesn't Recommend
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Motorola Mobility full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

laid back
wireless industry exposure
some very talented people still around

Cons

job un-certainty
less than average pay
lots of managers
lack of communication from upper management
lots of very talented people have left
hectic work schedules during deadlines
irratic and unreasonable travelling requests
large scale middle level mismanagement

Advice to Management

start afresh, get rid of middle management. Communicate direction more clearly

Other Employee Reviews for Motorola Mobility

  1. "Less than fruitful, you are treated as a commodity here rather than respected for what you do"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Release Engineer in Libertyville, IL
    Current Contractor - Release Engineer in Libertyville, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Motorola Mobility as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Can get to keep phones, work environment is friendly, individual cubes, work structure is good

    Cons

    horrible management, no job security, can get laid off any time, you are a commodity than an employee, have to work overtime to save your job

    Advice to Management

    Treat employees with respect, employees create products not upper management.


  2. "with political savvy, excellent growth opportunities. FIND A MENTOR, though..."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Customer Support Specialist in Horsham, PA
    Former Employee - Senior Customer Support Specialist in Horsham, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    - actionable response to internal idea generation system
    - huge corporate support network
    - dedicated employees
    - safe environment
    - wise and guiding leadership

    Cons

    - some blinders on
    - easy to cover ass with politics
    - personalities can be an issue, or an opportunity - shark infested waters...

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