Motorola Mobility Reviews

Updated Jul 28, 2020

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3.6
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Motorola Mobility President Sergio Buniac (no image)
Sergio Buniac
39 Ratings
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  • "Lots of uncertainty because of senior management decision(in 107 reviews)

  • "After Lenovo acquired Motorola, everything changed(in 79 reviews)

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  1. "Lead Technologies and Good Pay"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Hardware Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good salary and bonus, learn new technologies

    Cons

    None for now I know

  2. "Great People to Work with"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Plenty of opportunities to learn Lot of good people around (still..) Very supportive team environment

    Cons

    Frequent lay-offs Frequent decision change Marketing needs to improve


  3. "Tradition of innovation mixed with sad business realities"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Executive Director in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great tech heritage, excellent people

    Cons

    Poor business situation, tactical approach to everything

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  4. "Leading Edge Products"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Engineering Director in Chicago, IL
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Dynamic work environment, Good benefits

    Cons

    Commute to downtown Chicago, too few support functions in Chicago

  5. "Overall good experience but not very stable with constant reorganizations"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Staff Software Engineer in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Strong engineering teams in the company

    Cons

    Constant reorganization and change in company direction

  6. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The pay is very good

    Cons

    The management leaves a lot to be desired

  7. "Great Tech company"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Advisory Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Its tech company, from bottom to mid level, everyone gets engaged. Trust and freedom is given for anyone and everyone ready to take up the challenge

    Cons

    Its owned and managed by Lenovo, it needs to align with Lenovo's overall strategy

  8. "Great Corporate internal culture"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Systems Engineer in Fort Worth, TX
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great opportunities for women, benefits, mentoring and career progression.

    Cons

    None. I really enjoyed my job and the culture.

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  9. "Too Stressful"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Cost Manager in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Benefits are good, unlimited PTOs

    Cons

    A lot of OT and have a lot of night calls with China.

  10. "Changed Motorola"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Principal Software Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Motorola had best working environment, and Engineering atmosphere. A lot of smart engineers were working there, and distributed in all kinds of domain. This brought the possibilities to resolve even the hardest issue they met, whatever it's from hardware, software, even vendor.

    Cons

    After Lenovo acquired Motorola, everything changed. Not a good place to stay any more.

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