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Motorola Mobility Reviews

Updated February 16, 2017
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Senior Electronics Technician"

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    Former Employee - Senior Electronics Technician in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Senior Electronics Technician in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent benefit, work envirement, flexible.

    Cons

    Well prepared for next move just in case when work force redustion

    Advice to Management

    Work smart


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Engineering Staff"

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    Former Employee - Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Creative, challenging, awesome colleagues, excellent competitors. You can go as far as you can prove your worth. I loved it lived it.

    Cons

    Work life balance is not a realistic option. If you want to advance be prepared for 60-70+ hr wks plus travel. Go for it if you can.

    Advice to Management

    Invest in technology. Invest in people. Eliminate negative people. Change the world.


  3. Helpful (1)

    "Great Company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

    Pros

    Great company, flexible work place

    Cons

    Drastically shrinking workforce in the United States

    Advice to Management

    keep it going


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  5. Helpful (2)

    "A giant has lost its way"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time

    Pros

    Great technologies, very talented engineers

    Cons

    Leadership can't figure out how to turn the company around

    Advice to Management

    Focus on finding the right strategy and invest in advertising the leading edge products.


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    "MMI"

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    Former Employee - Distinguished Member of Technical Staff in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Distinguished Member of Technical Staff in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    good salary and occasional bonuses

    Cons

    The company continues to layoff large amount of people. It is a risk for long term employment

    Advice to Management

    look for another job


  7. "Presales Architect"

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

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working environment, no pressure and wide range of technologies

    Cons

    slow pace for career growth


  8. "Best Culture"

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    Current Employee - Business Operations Consultant in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Business Operations Consultant in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Motorola Mobility full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Best people to work with

    Cons

    Been reducing people every year.


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Great Products/Engineers, Poor Sales"

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    Current Employee - Engineering in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Engineering in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Innovation and working with great engineers.

    Cons

    Lack of name brand recognition in the market, inability to generate sales. Significant layoffs over the last 2 years has completely demoralized the workforce.


  10. "Engineering Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL

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

    Pros

    You work on leading edge technology.
    They have very experienced technical staff.

    Cons

    The senior leadership has changed again, and have not been able to turn the company around.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on Sales and Marketing; let Engineering do what its good at !


  11. "Engineering"

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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

    Pros

    Great people and high tech environment.

    Cons

    High uncertainty in the future direction.



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