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Seagate Technology Reviews

Updated March 20, 2017
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Seagate Technology Chairman, President, and CEO Steve Luczo
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Pros
  • There are always opportunities for internal career movement and they do a good job of allowing for a good work life balance (in 136 reviews)

  • Safe and healthy working environment (in 94 reviews)

Cons
  • work/life balance not as good as other companies (in 19 reviews)

  • Upper management seems pretty disconnected from the workforce (in 22 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

  1. "Change is Norm"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Seagate Technology full-time

    Pros

    clean environment and healthy work life balance

    Cons

    24hr supports needed for some area.


  2. "Great Place"

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    Former Employee - Engineer in Derry, Northern Ireland (UK)
    Former Employee - Engineer in Derry, Northern Ireland (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Very nice working environment
    Great people

    Cons

    None that i have found


  3. "Good company to work and learn"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bengaluru (India)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Seagate Technology full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good management.
    Lots to learn and explore.
    Good set of tools to work and learn on.

    Cons

    Benefits are a bit less compared to other good companies of the same cadre.
    Work from times stressful; staffing a bit tight

    Advice to Management

    Things already improving. Hope to see some success stories of the model.

    Seagate Technology Response

    Mar 21, 2017 – Sr. Talent Aquisition Partner

    Thank you for the positive endorsement! We are happy to hear that you like Seagate, we like it too! Please continue to provide constructive feedback, a focus on employees is a priority for Seagate.


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  5. "Project Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good environment and people is very friendly

    Cons

    too much workload and not many resources


  6. "Good place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineer
    Current Employee - Engineer
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Seagate Technology full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Talented workforce. Decent pay and bonuses

    Cons

    Lots of uncertainty in the market for HDDs


  7. "Company only for the managements"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineer in Seoul (South Korea)
    Current Employee - Engineer in Seoul (South Korea)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Seagate Technology full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    High salary. Good work/life balance

    Cons

    Too much lay off every year


  8. "Firmware Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Seagate Technology full-time

    Pros

    Good work environment, nice people

    Cons

    bad management, bad work benefit

    Advice to Management

    Need to figure out the production direction


  9. "Sr. Staff Product Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Seagate Technology (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good technology, smart coworkers, generous benefits, good work/life balance

    Cons

    As with most large companies, the focus is constantly on share price quarter to quarter.


  10. "Seagate Finance"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cupertino, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cupertino, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Seagate Technology full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Amazing team collaboration and exposure to meaningful projects that have impact.

    Cons

    Limited resources requires agile and problem solving.

    Advice to Management

    Bring back spa water.


  11. "Really Cool Tax Department"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Seagate Technology full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Teamwork, Respect, Growth Opportunity, Active Company

    Cons

    Some business disruption creates challenges.



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