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Topcon Positioning Systems Reviews

Updated Nov 16, 2019

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3.6
71%
Recommend to a Friend
89%
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Topcon Positioning Systems CEO Raymond O'Connor (no image)
Raymond O'Connor
38 Ratings
Pros
  • "excellent work / life balance, positive work environment across the company, qulaity work production(in 4 reviews)

  • "Good people both in teams and in management, fast growing with acquisition of other good teams worldwide(in 4 reviews)

Cons
  • "Company culture is not in alignment with their mission statement(in 3 reviews)

  • "Benefits and severance poor compared to Bay Area high-tech or financial services, for example(in 3 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (2)

    "Marketing"

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    Current Employee - Marketing in Livermore, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Topcon Positioning Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Independence , creative flexibility, initiative. The right size to make a difference.

    Cons

    Antiquated, small. certain legacy employees don’t have the passsion to advance processes.

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    Topcon Positioning Systems2018-08-21
  2. "The people are great, company culture needs improvement"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Manager in Livermore, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Topcon Positioning Systems full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    People are inclusive Good benefits Interesting products

    Cons

    Company culture is not in alignment with their mission statement. Lack of influential leadership. HR department displays favoritism with certain departments. Little to no flexibility in work schedule. Low compensation.

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    Topcon Positioning Systems2019-11-16
  3. "Enjoy working here"

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    Current Employee - Designer 

    I have been working at Topcon Positioning Systems full-time

    Pros

    Friendly coworkers and lots of opportunity to learn and grow

    Cons

    HR processes things slowly

    Topcon Positioning Systems2019-07-26
  4. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Applications Support Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Topcon Positioning Systems full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Benefits, people, work from home

    Cons

    Have not always paid well enough for the industry but getting better

    Topcon Positioning Systems2019-07-14
  5. Helpful (3)

    "Topcon needs change!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Livermore, CA
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Topcon Positioning Systems full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great products. Company is growing and provides their employees with flexibility.

    Cons

    Still trying to operate like a small company. Not building enough infrastructure to support the company growth. Lack of process, accountability and ownership. Inability to grow and evolve due to ineffective middle management.

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    Topcon Positioning Systems2019-05-15
  6. Helpful (1)

    "slow progress"

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    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Livermore, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Topcon Positioning Systems full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Expect Predictable slow career progress

    Cons

    Lack of recognition of efforts

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    Topcon Positioning Systems2019-04-19
  7. "Felt like home"

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    Former Employee - Data Analysis in Livermore, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Topcon Positioning Systems full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good business structure and company is long term

    Cons

    It takes a while to grow your career here

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    Topcon Positioning Systems2019-02-13
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Love it!"

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    Current Employee - Supply Chain in Livermore, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Topcon Positioning Systems full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Favoritism at its best, as long as you're the favorite! Ok to be rude and aggressive, as long as you know who the right people are.

    Cons

    When behind schedule, overtime is needed.

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    Topcon Positioning Systems2019-01-07
  9. "Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Livermore, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Topcon Positioning Systems full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great products and applcations. Good culture

    Cons

    Silos and cliques stifle collaboration.

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    Topcon Positioning Systems2018-12-19
  10. "Firmware Engineering"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Livermore, CA
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Topcon Positioning Systems full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great work environment Great work/life balance Good benefits

    Cons

    Not as competitive pay Weird inter-company branch competitiveness that doesn't make sense

    Topcon Positioning Systems2018-08-03
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