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"Good Engineers, Management Inept"

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Engineer in Glasgow, Scotland (UK)
Current Employee - Engineer in Glasgow, Scotland (UK)
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Good engineering variety and well respected in the engineering community. Good rewards and very competitive package overall with excellent conditions and surroundings.

Cons

The industry is very cyclical and the whole work force depend on the r&d and npi teams doing a good job, which doesn't always happen.

Advice to Management

They tended to adopt a dictatorial approach to mgmt and they were top heavy with managers. Having production managers then lead engineering teams was a very bad move.

Other Employee Reviews for Motorola Mobility

  1. "Good place for a experienced guy, but not for long-term advacement."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Bengaluru (India)
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    -Good amount of leaves
    -Focus on getting expertise
    -Recognition for innovation

    Cons

    -No 360 degree feedback, hence supervisor is never bothered about what u think.
    -No effective knowledge sharing process
    -No mentoring

    Advice to Management

    Put 360 degree feedback across all levels and seniors should be made accountable for people below them.


  2. "Not much good to say anymore"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Principal Project Manager
    Former Employee - Principal Project Manager
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    A few lines of business do a great job in leading their people and products.

    Cons

    Job security.
    CYA management style seems to be the norm

    Advice to Management

    Motorola was a technology driven company. As we shifted resourses away form R&D and sold off parts of the business, Motorola suffered.

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