Qualcomm Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Jan 21, 2021

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  • "Good compensation Good work/life balance Best work location(in 534 reviews)

  • "great place to work & good benefits(in 380 reviews)

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  • "affect work life balance sometimes(in 635 reviews)

  • "work life balance and long hours(in 224 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Very good

      Nov 30, 2020 - Staff Layout Designer in San Diego, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible Friendly environment Big group Good benefits Stock doing good

      Cons

      Stressful Long hours Night meetings. Short timelines for projects Politics

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Great company with some backend issues .

      Jan 13, 2021 - Business Systems Analyst in San Diego, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Innovation and creativity. Loved when they had special guest speakers.

      Cons

      Lots of hard long hours,

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good company to work for

      Jan 21, 2021 - Staff Engineer in San Diego, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible schedule & learning opportunities

      Cons

      Long hours & limited flexibility in internal transfers

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Good work, many teams have long work hours

      Oct 25, 2020 - Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lots of work, opportunity to growth fast in the company if you want it.

      Cons

      Technical growth is not that great and hard to achieve with the workload Long hours become mandatory as you move up to meet expectations

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good

      Jan 20, 2021 - Senior Project Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good place to work in San Diego

      Cons

      long hours, late meetings with overseas.

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    6. 4.0
      Current Contractor

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      Jan 15, 2021 - Senior Engineer in San Diego, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      able to learn new technologies good tools

      Cons

      work life balance and long hours pay

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good place to work

      Oct 20, 2020 - Senior Software Engineer in San Diego, CA
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      Pros

      Friendly environment, good management, nice buildings.

      Cons

      tight schedule, frequently working for long hours

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Leading Edge Technology

      Dec 14, 2020 - Senior Staff Engineer/Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Multiple opportunities to work on latest Technology

      Cons

      Sometimes, long hours and demanding deadlines

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Qualcomm demands excellence

      Jul 16, 2020 - New Product Reliability Engineer in San Diego, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Career satisfaction knowing you are amongst the best in the world because Qualcomm only hires the best. Qualcomm is a lean demanding company as is all consumer product semiconductor companies because time to market is everything.

      Cons

      Qualcomm pushes the limits of human work and demands commitment to the job. Expect long hours and maximum stress but maximum satisfaction when finished

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Hardcore engineering company

      Nov 8, 2020 - Senior Engineer in San Diego, CA
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      Pros

      Best expertise in communication engineering

      Cons

      fierce competition long working hours sometimes jobs are not rewarding

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