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Qualcomm intern Reviews

Updated Jul 22, 2014
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4.3 117 reviews

100% Approve of the CEO

Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf

Steve Mollenkopf

(9 ratings)

97% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Great work-life balance, stable company, great sense of contribution to the world(in 102 reviews)

  • Good chance to work on latest and cutting edge technology(in 100 reviews)


Cons
  • Management does not seem to care about the work life balance of its employees(in 91 reviews)

  • I worked extremely long hours without receiving even a 'thank you' in most cases(in 74 reviews)

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    Really values interns!

    Research Intern (Current Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsA very good place to do internship. The housing they provide to interns easily touches $3500/month! :)

    ConsThe intern events are on facebook; but I don't have one!

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    Intern Engineer (Current Employee)

    ProsGood Work-life balance. Overall a great place to work because it is located near La Jolla Beach. People are nice. Good Benefits

    ConsDidn't learn much during the intern experience.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    I have been working at Qualcomm as an intern

    Interim Engineering Intern (Former Employee) Markham, ON (Canada)

    ProsGreat technology company to work for.Good pay, Benefits

    Consdoes not provide strong mentorship

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good place to work

    Engineer Intern (Former Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsNice people, great teams. The culture is relaxed. As an intern, I would say it is a great place to gain experiences.

    ConsAgain, as an intern who worked for only 3 months, I was not able to get a sense of the disadvantages working in this company.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Interim Engineering Intern (Former Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsAmazing experience, good compensation.
    Lot of activities every day.

    ConsNeed to engage manager/mentors on a daily basis.
    Focus on productivity even though you may not have prior experience.

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    Amazing

    Interim Engineering Intern (Former Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsThe people are amazing to work with

    ConsCouldnt answer as I didnt experience any cons

    Advice to Senior ManagementThe best place to work for

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great Internship! Would do again 10/10

    IT Intern (Former Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsWorked residential IT prior to the internship, was placed in a technical position and started learning how to support an enterprise. Personally, I had great management support and felt I was placed in the right area.

    ConsThere are a lot of meetings with different groups of people. It can be extremely hard to follow someone not in your line of expertise.

    Advice to Senior ManagementIT departments are hesitant to make an offer after an internship, unlike other areas.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great work culture

    Interim Engineering Intern (Former Employee) Boulder, CO (US)

    ProsGood work life balance
    high salary

    ConsVery less scope for innovation and growth

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    Summer Internship : Digital Design

    Intern - Digital Design (Former Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsFast growing and large company. Huge wireless market to tap.

    ConsFacing stiff competition in medium range segment.

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    Great Company, Great People, Great Perks!

    Intern (Former Employee)

    Pros- Leadership in the mobile industry.
    - Talent
    - Perks
    - Strong culture

    Cons- No proper intern-to-full-time return offer system
    - HR needs more power over hiring

    Advice to Senior ManagementSalary could have been better. Create a return-offer system for non-technical interns.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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