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"it is ok"

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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer
Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer
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Pros

nice company with good reputation

Cons

downsizing in past years, too many re-org happened

Advice to Management

don't laid off people for often

Other Employee Reviews for Philips

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Excellent Intangible benefits, how I wish this would be the same with my tangible benefits."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Associate Engineer in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Senior Associate Engineer in Singapore (Singapore)
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    - Amazing & creative wellness activities for all the employees.
    - Flexible time & very understand management.
    - Excellent place for Senior Level executive, which they take care of almost everything of you.
    - Alot of time for personal improvement.
    - Great staff discount 15% ~ 80%, most of your eletronics brand will be replaced by Philips.
    - Feel like home.
    - Freedom to think & do.
    - Good retired & retrenchment package.

    Cons

    - Bad tangible benefits, with bench mark at the 50% quartile.
    - Less chance to get promotion, which taking a very long path.
    - Lay back environment will make you sleep.
    - Job rotations that giving you a higher responsibily with no change of your pay.
    - Unfairness varies from each department.
    - Old birds with no contribution can takes their own sweet time to wait for company package (more than 10 years).
    - ONE IT Services sux, 3 weeks to 2 months to get an user ID created. A simple request need to route few levels to get reply (or totally no reply).

    Advice to Management

    Proper deployment, town meeting & regular meeting for conduct is a good choice. However, high level of details which doesn't really related with low level... it's just waste of time. We wish to know what are influence to US only.


  2. "Short term thinking"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Humane, earnest, some talented folk. Good hires.

    Cons

    Bureaucratic, conservative. Focus on risk reduction stifles innovation.

    Advice to Management

    Empower some risk takers.


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