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Motorola Mobility Reviews

Updated November 7, 2017
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Pros
  • 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. "Recruiter"

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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

    Good Company to work for.

    Cons

    Large corporate environment to work through.


  2. "Good company, could be better"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Motorola Mobility full-time

    Pros

    Lots of flexibility here. Good work life balance

    Cons

    Not much career development. Not a growth company.

  3. "Software Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL

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

    Pros

    Stable, new products, good benefits

    Cons

    same type of work over and over


  4. Helpful (1)

    "Senior Design Researcher"

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    Former Employee - Senior Design Researcher in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Senior Design Researcher in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great team in the design studio
    lot of challenging work
    work/life balance
    good people on every team

    Cons

    Lack of Focus (post lenovo acquisition)
    Engineering driven...it was not user centered design

    Advice to Management

    Need greater emphasis on a human centered design approach throughout the company. Talking about a research driven organization is not the same thing as being a human centered design and research driven organization.


  5. "Sytems Engg"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Motorola Mobility full-time

    Pros

    Great people and great place to work. More flexibility

    Cons

    Company is not doing well and sinking down.


  6. "Not bad"

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

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

    Pros

    Relaxed work environment very nice manager.

    Cons

    Not that much training for advancement.


  7. Helpful (1)

    "Good company to work"

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

    I worked at Motorola Mobility (More than a year)

    Pros

    Policies and practices were in place to focus on both long term and short term goals of co. Ample opportunities, in house training s,

    Cons

    Investment and Resource movement in newer technologies.

  8. "Struggling to Find It's 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

    Good Technical Staff and Benefits

    Cons

    Lack of Vision from the Top

    Advice to Management

    Decide what you want to be and remain laser focused


  9. "Pros/Cons"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time

    Pros

    Fast paced forward looking technology, continuous learning

    Cons

    Future looks slim but could improve with efficiency


  10. "Very poor upper management"

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    Former Employee - Senior Test Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Test Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Learning cutting edge technology. Frequent interactions with oems. Get to play with new smart phone models before they're released. Smaller teams

    Cons

    Too much politics, sinking ship and always fear of layoffs. Poor leads, always looking over the shoulder with fear of take over. No sharing of info within teams.


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