Qualcomm - Overall, one of the better Fortune 500 technology companies I've worked for. | Glassdoor
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"Overall, one of the better Fortune 500 technology companies I've worked for."

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Systems Analyst in San Diego, CA
Current Employee - Systems Analyst in San Diego, CA
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Passionate environment about the company, strong loyalty
Access to different technologies to get the job done
Competitive salaries
Good balance of work and play
Allow to work from home if need be
Free drinks
Multiple gym locations
Multiple cafeterias
A library
A medical clinic onsite with MD, not just nurses
Involved human factors team
Free shuttle service
Stock Grants and bonuses are pretty darn good
Area is not a crowded as other tech hubs like Silicon Valley
Relatively small company compared to other chip competitors

Cons

A select few managers are politicians not passionate technologists or designers tarnishing the dynamic of innovation
Its true, you have to struggle hard to earn a promotion or compensation
No academic compensation or professional development compensation
Company spans multiple buildings instead of a consolidated campus making proximity an issue

Other Employee Reviews for Qualcomm

  1. "Qualcomm CDMA did not hold the same benefits or opportunities that working for QUALCOMM would have."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cost Analyst in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - Cost Analyst in San Diego, CA

    Pros

    Great people.
    Casual atmosphere
    Tried to do some nice things for company

    Cons

    Management did not inform employees of their vision or goals. On contrary, seemed to be a secret.

    Advice to Management

    Better communication, remember rewards and some recognition is important for people who are taking time away from their families to work overtime.


  2. "It is a fast paced environment where you learn to adapt to daily changes"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA
    Recommends

    Pros

    Benefits package, interact with intelligent people

    Cons

    Long work days, sometimes hard to get decisions made due to the number of people that feel they need to be involved

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