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Motorola Mobility Reviews

Updated September 6, 2018
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  1. "Administrative Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Arlington Heights, Cook, IL
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Arlington Heights, Cook, IL

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

    Pros

    The Company really values it's employees.

    Cons

    Major decisions about your unit determined by people not involved.

    Advice to Management

    Learn about the Division before making changes that affect the outcome of that Division's focus.


  2. "IT Manager"

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

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time

    Pros

    Generally good pay and benefits

    Cons

    Too many layoffs
    Little advancement opportunities

  3. "Salary"

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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 (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Freedom to work, flexible time

    Cons

    Management is not focussed


  4. "Director"

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

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time

    Pros

    Develop state of the art products

    Cons

    Lack of vision for growth


  5. "Mobility is dead, long live mobility"

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    Former Employee - Director in Mountain View, CA
    Former Employee - Director in Mountain View, CA

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Pioneer, good patents, good employee benefits.

    Cons

    Poor execution. Failure to innovate.


  6. "Advisory Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time

    Pros

    Quite decent benefits including the medical plans

    Cons

    Not too many cons so far


  7. "SR IT Manager"

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

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time

    Pros

    Great people
    Excellent technology
    good recognition
    good culture

    Cons

    work-life balance is challenging
    slow career growth

  8. "Technical Project Manager"

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    Former Employee - Technical Project Manager in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Technical Project Manager in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Developing relationships with great hard working people is the best thing about working at Motorola.

    Cons

    Upper Management Product Decisions have been the cause of several failures to bring back Motorola as a quality engineering manufacture of cell phones.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your Directors of what can be and cant be done; Enable innovation and provide work/life balance to employees. USA employees were always expected to work 70 hr weeks and holidays, whereas this was not reciprocated in other country locations.


  9. "Motorola Mobility"

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    Former Employee - Business Manager in Tustin, CA
    Former Employee - Business Manager in Tustin, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Had a great career here

    Cons

    None. Wish I was still there


  10. "Sr. Mechanical Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Senior Mechanical Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Senior Mechanical Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Innovative work, technology oriented, quality driven, fast paced company

    Cons

    Upper Management turnaround, decisions are not aligned with future technology and growth.

    Advice to Management

    Make product decisions that are aligned with latest and future technology. Retain best talents and do not ship technologies to other country.


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