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Qualcomm Reviews

Updated Sep 18, 2019

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Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf
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1,839 Ratings
  1. "Needs Diversity"

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

    I worked at Qualcomm full-time

    Pros

    Opportunities to work on interesting projects and incredible technology,

    Cons

    Culture grew to be aggressive and combative.

    Qualcomm2019-08-22
  2. "Many opportunities to learn"

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    Current Employee - Senior Staff Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Many opportunities to learn various things

    Cons

    Many tech areas are moving to CH/India.

    Qualcomm2019-08-06
  3. "Good tech company"

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    Current Employee - Senior Staff Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Qualcomm full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Very strong technical resource and works to improve your technical knowledge

    Cons

    Market is not as good as before

    Advice to Management

    Hopeful cooperate and remove the walls inter department and between VP and engineers

    Qualcomm2019-08-05
  4. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Staff Engineer 

    I have been working at Qualcomm full-time

    Pros

    Great research, Great ideas, great passion, flexible timing, Good life-work balance

    Cons

    I can't see any Cons except the food, they need to improve food court

    Qualcomm2019-07-30
  5. Helpful (1)

    "Stay away if possible"

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    Former Employee - Director 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Qualcomm full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Very good compensation. Good benefits

    Cons

    Poor Management right till the top. Ineffective leadership. Corruption, Nepotism to the top.

    Advice to Management

    Get rid of your mid level to senior management and replace it with fresh new blood who are not tainted with QC politics.

    Qualcomm2019-09-02
  6. Helpful (1)

    "Meh"

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    Current Employee - Staff, Human Resources Representative in San Diego, CA

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

    Pros

    People are great to work with and great benefits compared to most in San Diego.

    Cons

    No Leadership and inconsistent practices among HR.

    Qualcomm2019-08-06
  7. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Principal Engineer 

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

    Pros

    Great people to work with and great technology

    Cons

    Compensation and fierce competition in this sector

    Qualcomm2019-07-24
  8. Helpful (1)

    "New Technology, talented people in some R& D groups."

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Systems Test Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Location- San Diego is good , latest technology areas.

    Cons

    talented people are leaving due to lack of motivation.

    Qualcomm2019-08-04
  9. "Project Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Project Analyst in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Qualcomm full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    coworkers are talented. cutting edge technology

    Cons

    long hours , little growth for non engineer

    Advice to Management

    pay support staff better

    Qualcomm2019-07-22
  10. "Great Company"

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    Former Employee - Recruiter 
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Qualcomm full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The Smartness of the Qualcomm way

    Cons

    None. Qualcomm was the best company

    Qualcomm2019-07-19
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