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Updated October 11, 2017
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M.K. Tsai
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  1. "Embedded System Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at MediaTek full-time

    Pros

    Asian Culture, cutting edge product development

    Cons

    heavy workload and over time


  2. "Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MediaTek full-time

    Pros

    Good paying job compared with other companies in taiwan

    Cons

    Too much political inside of company

  3. "Great company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MediaTek full-time

    Pros

    great team highly technical and high energy level

    Cons

    long working hours which could burn out employees


  4. "Principal Member Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Principal Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Principal Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MediaTek full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flexible hours. Goal Oriented. Work Schedule

    Cons

    Project planning. Obsolete tools and operations.

    Advice to Management

    Improve communications


  5. "senior engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at MediaTek full-time

    Pros

    company provides good salary in taiwan job market

    Cons

    bureaucracy is worse when company grows

    Advice to Management

    solve bureaucracy issues


  6. "Limited resouce"

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    Current Employee - Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Engineer in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at MediaTek full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Some talented people. That's it

    Cons

    not a good place to stay


  7. "senior engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at MediaTek full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    good place to learn new technology

    Cons

    too much political game

  8. "Great company to evict your capabilities"

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

    I have been working at MediaTek full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    It's an International company while HQ is based in Taiwan. Open but also conservative. Managers will setup a high target for you.

    Cons

    High challenging work. Due to most of the engineering and HQ are in Asia, if you are an employee not in Asia, be prepared to work in dual time zone.


  9. Helpful (2)

    "Short sighted view"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at MediaTek full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    * Had good benefits.
    * Had broad product offerings.
    * Good for entry level and/or junior engineers.

    Cons

    * Senior management had no experience of global operation, lacked long term view and had very limited system know-how.
    * Targeted only on volume and lower cost solutions.
    * Had too much politics beyond company priorities.

    Advice to Management

    Need changes in culture and mindset. Be aggressive and invest in future.


  10. "Marketing"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at MediaTek full-time

    Pros

    Great teamwork on global level, everyone is very responsive to any questions or inquiries. HR team is super handy and supportive. Very well structured performance evaluation system to keep track of goals and result.

    Cons

    Culture environment is too humble and quiet.


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