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Motorola Mobility Reviews

Updated December 8, 2017
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  • Excellent Company to work for with outstanding talented colleagues great benefits and work life balance (in 182 reviews)

  • Fantastic collaborative work environment (in 164 reviews)

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  1. "Fun atmosphere to work, lot of good people"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - OEM Systems Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - OEM Systems Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Lot of opportunities to learn if you are hardworker.
    Lot of oppurtunities to mingle with different teams.
    Good management.
    Office is awsome with pingpong table, free Coke, Pepsi, Yogurt etc etc

    Cons

    Unstable job!
    Job hours can go long depending on the work load. No of people in the work force is less compared to the actual amount of work.

    Advice to Management

    You guys are good except the Lenova management


  2. "Computer Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Motorola Mobility (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    This is a good company in last 60 years.

    Cons

    sold to Google on 2015

    Advice to Management

    They didn't catch up market move.

  3. "Section Manager"

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    Former Employee - Section Manager in Libertyville, IL
    Former Employee - Section Manager in Libertyville, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good projects, challenging, work with top people, best in class equipment

    Cons

    Matrixed hierarchy, too many project/program managers, spent majority of time preparing PowerPoint presentations for group that provided no value to designing/producing products

    Advice to Management

    Reset the corporate compass. Quit wasting you talented staff on producing charts for people that don’t understand anyway


  4. "Sr. Project Management Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Senior Project Management Specialist in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Senior Project Management Specialist in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Excellent Company to work for with outstanding talented colleagues great benefits and work life balance.

    Cons

    Unfortunate and unexpected ongoing layoffs due to continuous cost reduction and restructuring.

    Advice to Management

    Try to retain current talent and staff to integrate with restructuring and cost reduction in lieu of Workforce Reduction


  5. "Sr Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great team support... plenty of challenging projects.

    Cons

    Teams never really knew when the project might get canceled and the team would get impacted.

    Advice to Management

    Management needed to have a longer range vision.


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    "Great Company Great Benefits"

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

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

    Pros

    -Great Benefits
    -A Lot of opportunities

    Cons

    Not a lot of diversity


  7. "Supply Chain"

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    Former Employee - Supply Chain in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Supply Chain in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good working place .
    Competitive salary

    Cons

    frequent management re organization change

  8. "Senior Software Engg"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    It's nice place to work

    Cons

    Very much process oriented company


  9. "Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time

    Pros

    - Good location
    - Snacks
    - Good Compensation

    Cons

    - Job Security
    - Poor Middle Management


  10. "Lack of Management decision making skills"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time

    Pros

    Very talented employee to learn from.

    Cons

    Management commitment to the program

    Advice to Management

    Hire smart people who can deliver product


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