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"A fantastic learning experience"

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Palo Alto, CA
Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Palo Alto, CA
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Incredible people and incredible technology

Cons

Disjointed at times and it can be rather intense

Advice to Management

Management...?

Other Employee Reviews for Tesla

  1. Helpful (9)

    "Great name recognition and benefits, but that’s about it"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    - Tesla is a sexy company that everyone likes
    - Amazing benefits
    - The HQ is beautiful

    Cons

    - They work you to death, terrible work life balance
    - They don't promote from within, if they need a manager they will hire from the outside
    - The pay is terrible
    - They will fire an employee at the drop of a hat

    Advice to Management

    - Allow your employees to take time off when needed
    - Provide feedback to your employees so they know where they stand and can grow


  2. Helpful (5)

    "Great Internship Experience"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palo Alto, CA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    -Impressive access to senior management
    -Start up feeling
    -High level of responsibility to interns
    -Minimal micromanagement

    Cons

    -Relatively lower pay/no housing assistance
    -Disorganized is the norm
    -Communication between departments isn't great

    Advice to Management

    Improve system of recruiting from intern pool.
    Try to educate the interns rather than just have them complete necessary work.

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