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Silicon Labs CEO Tyson Tuttle
Tyson Tuttle
78 Ratings
Pros
  • "Extremely intelligent, humble people work here, great work/life balance, you will learn and grow in your career here(in 8 reviews)

  • "International and easygoing working environment(in 10 reviews)

Cons
  • "There are no cons for this company(in 6 reviews)

  • "Sometimes the work environment can have a little downside since I like to work with people closely, but overall it was fine(in 3 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    Great Place to Work

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    Current Employee - Applications Engineer in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Silicon Labs full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    + Great team + Amazing bosses + Challenging projects

    Cons

    No cons as far as I know

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work

    Silicon Labs Response

    March 29, 2018Culture and Development Specialist

    Thank you for your review. We're delighted to hear that you enjoy working at Silicon Labs. We agree - our people are amazing and our projects are exciting! Glassdoor reviews are anonymous, but please feel free to reach out to me (or anyone on the People Team) directly if you have ...

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  2. Great company to work for - plenty of learning opportunities!

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    Current Employee - Intern 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Silicon Labs part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Managers are encouraged to provide regular feedback, teams are collaborative and made up of industry's best talent, and there are plenty of opportunities for growth.

    Cons

    Currently some construction, but the office space is going to look great after!

  3. Amazing place to work

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    Current Employee - Product Test Engineer in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Silicon Labs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great managers, surrounded by very knowledgeable engineers -- experts in the field, many learning opportunities, fantastic benefits, challenging projects.

    Cons

    I do not have any complaints.

  4. Great place to work

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    Current Employee - Senior Marketing Manager in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Silicon Labs full-time for more than 9 years

    Pros

    High number of passionate, collaborative, highly skilled employees I feel I have an impact on the future of the company Exciting technologies and challenges

    Cons

    Nothing major. Great place to work

    Silicon Labs Response

    December 19, 2018Culture and Development Strategist

    Thank you for reviewing Silicon Labs! We're so glad to hear you enjoy working here. If you have any future comments about your work experience, feel free to reach out to anyone on the People Team. -Jackie Padgett, Culture & Development Specialist

  5. Great Company!

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Silicon Labs full-time

    Pros

    Company is positioned well and gaining share in long-term growth markets. Amazing engineering capabilities. Transparent and honest management team.

    Cons

    Distributed teams make communication harder than it should be. Products can be completed and launched faster.

    Advice to Management

    Keep going. Don't rest on your laurels. Be aggressive.

    Silicon Labs Response

    December 19, 2018Culture and Development Strategist

    Thank you for taking time to review Silicon Labs. We’re glad you think it’s a great place to work! We’ve launched a variety of new tools to help improve communication as the company grows globally, including webcasts, SiTV, and Confluence, and it will continue to be a priority for ...

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  6. job quality

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Silicon Labs full-time

      Pros

      good work and good pay and fun

      Cons

      no travel since hq located in austin

      Advice to Management

      keep up the good work

      Silicon Labs Response

      September 20, 2018Culture and Development Strategist

      Thank you for your review! We're so glad to hear you enjoy working at Silicon Labs. Glassdoor reviews are anonymous, but if you'd like to provide more feedback about your work experience, feel free to reach out to me or anyone on the People Team. -Jackie Padgett, Culture & Development ...

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    • Good company

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Silicon Labs full-time

      Pros

      Everybody gets equity stock, ESPP available for hourly people, good benefits.

      Cons

      Bright people work there, prepare for technical interviews.

    • Good company but still lots to improve on

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
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      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Silicon Labs full-time for more than 4 years

      Pros

      -In a great market position and growing business -Excellent workplace accommodations and benefits -Smart, hard working people -Some unique, fun events that they try to engage employees

      Cons

      -Complete lack of on-boarding and training for employees. I brought this up to HR once and they didn't even listen, but instead just pointed me to technical speakers that they bring in about 1x per month. -No focus on developing leaders or managers. (They're more focused on doing building construction projects) -Very under-resourced company. They march to the beat of Wall Street, and don't hire enough people, so...

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      Advice to Management

      Hire more people and promote the people who deserve it. Don't be cheap. Listen to your employees about the real important stuff... not what kind of snacks are in the break room.

      Silicon Labs Response

      August 9, 2018Culture and Development Strategist

      Thank you for taking the time to write a thoughtful review. We agree – our employees are incredibly smart and a true testament to our corporate value “We hire, foster and empower great talent.” Within the last year we’ve worked to improve our global onboarding and manager training ...

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    • Support Services

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Silicon Labs full-time

      Pros

      Bright people, fun place to work, socially conscious, growing and stable company

      Cons

      Sometimes too political, have a hard time investing money in resources

    • Applications Engineer

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I worked at Silicon Labs full-time

        Pros

        Good place to work at

        Cons

        The company is growing thus processes are not standardized yet

        Advice to Management

        Keep it going!

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