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Samsung Electronics San Jose Reviews

Updated Jun 4, 2019

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Good"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Mountain View, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Samsung Electronics

    Pros

    Good atmosphere, high salaries, benefits

    Cons

    Korean culture, dependent on Headquarter in Korea

    Advice to Management

    Good

    Samsung Electronics2019-01-23
  2. "Cool, Small and Excelling team within the big company"

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    Current Employee - Data Engineer in Mountain View, CA
    Recommends

    I have been working at Samsung Electronics full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Able to work from scratch - Being able to put one's own thoughts into process - Very supportive team for a combined success

    Cons

    - Not a big infrastructure in place, need to create new request for any technology one might want to explore

    Samsung Electronics2019-06-05
  3. "Good benifit"

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      Current Employee - Staff Engineer in San Jose, CA

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

      Pros

      Good benefit for employees (salary, medical benefit)

      Cons

      Used to work in Korean working culture

      Samsung Electronics2019-03-01
    • "Good Food, Good Gym"

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      Current Employee - Firmware Engineer in San Jose, CA
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Samsung Electronics full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Good benefits Good Food

      Cons

      Far away from HQ

      Advice to Management

      They are doing good and improving day by day

      Samsung Electronics2019-01-27
    • "Senior Designer"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA
      Doesn't Recommend
      Positive Outlook

      I worked at Samsung Electronics full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      - Excellent selection of food at the cafeteria - Indian, Japanese, Korean, Italian, American Grill - Great healthcare benefits

      Cons

      - No stock options for US employees

      Samsung Electronics2019-02-08
    • "Company"

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      Former Employee - Merchant Services in Mountain View, CA
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Samsung Electronics part-time for less than a year

      Pros

      The people are great, a lot of intelligent and hardworking individuals

      Cons

      The company was disorganized and getting anything approved even the smallest things would take weeks which would make deadlines so difficult.

      Advice to Management

      Get better organized

      Samsung Electronics2019-02-05
    • "Good experience but very strong culture"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

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

      Pros

      speed faced company, you see a lot of different project, you learn very fast

      Cons

      extremely hard to be promoted, very strong culture, poor life balance. You are asked to be always available and have last minute trips constantly

      Samsung Electronics2019-01-12
    • "Designer"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Mountain View, CA

      I worked at Samsung Electronics full-time

      Pros

      Good salary and good team

      Cons

      must of work are POCs

      Samsung Electronics2018-12-12
    • "Manager"

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      Former Employee - Engineer in San Jose, CA
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Samsung Electronics full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Good company. cool to work

      Cons

      Bad culture...not so much fun

      Advice to Management

      get a life

      Samsung Electronics2018-10-25
    • "Great place with awesome and talented people"

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      Former Employee - Software Engineer in San Jose, CA
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Samsung Electronics full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Open communication, freedom to share your own ideas, full of challenges and a lot of good stuff to learn.

      Cons

      Honestly there's nothing to complain about.

      Advice to Management

      Keep doing great and innovating fast!

      Samsung Electronics2018-07-18
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