InvenSense Reviews

Updated May 13, 2020

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3.0
44%
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InvenSense President & CEO Behrooz Abdi (no image)
Behrooz Abdi
20 Ratings
Pros
  • "Challenging work environment with plenty of learnjng(in 5 reviews)

  • "Core engineering team -MEMS team is very committed and motivated(in 5 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (3)

    "Best place for MEMS sensors"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - MEMS Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at InvenSense full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Challenging work environment with plenty of learnjng

    Cons

    Work load can be overwhelming

    InvenSense2017-11-22
  2. "Exciting place to work"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Manager in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at InvenSense full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    A lot of new opportunities in the market everyday

    Cons

    Time to market is always challenging in this very dynamic environment.

    InvenSense2020-05-14
  3. "Toxic environment"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Engineer in Boston, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at InvenSense full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Office located in the heart of Boston

    Cons

    Not a lot of opportunity for advancement No mentoring Little to no recognition of work Gender discrimination

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    InvenSense2020-01-30
  4. Helpful (1)

    "Good Place to work"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Management in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at InvenSense full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good place to work and learn. Core engineering team -MEMS team is very committed and motivated

    Cons

    Mediocre performers continue to be in high level positions

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    InvenSense2019-10-11
  5. "Good Place to Work"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Staff Design Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at InvenSense full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Small company, opportunity to make a difference.

    Cons

    Small company, any errors have immediate consequences.

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    InvenSense2019-10-10
  6. Helpful (2)

    "Senior Algorithms Engineer"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA

    I worked at InvenSense full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly environment and great team members.

    Cons

    No growth in career, and no technical and personal training.

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    InvenSense2019-01-04
  7. Helpful (3)

    "no growth"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at InvenSense full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    not noticed what the pros are

    Cons

    no technical advantage, political enviorement

    InvenSense2018-10-04
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Software Manager"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Software Manager in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at InvenSense full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Stable, steady growth, exciting new hardware products coming down the pipeline.

    Cons

    Slower pace. Large company so not as flexible at times.

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    InvenSense2018-05-07
  9. Helpful (2)

    "Management"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at InvenSense full-time

    Pros

    Great learning environment and amazing engineers

    Cons

    Consumer focus, fast-paced with low return value

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    InvenSense2018-05-04
  10. Helpful (1)

    "staff sw engineer"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at InvenSense full-time

    Pros

    I find it interesting to work because we are working on next generation technologies.

    Cons

    Share more and more information about future roadmap

    InvenSense2018-03-15
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