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Technically challenging and rewarding

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in San Diego, CA (US)
Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in San Diego, CA (US)

I have been working at Qualcomm full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

Technically challenging, secure job, good location

Cons

mediocre growth, top heavy, political

Advice to ManagementAdvice

foster lateral growth

Recommends
Positive Outlook

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  1. 3 people found this helpful  

    Good perks, heavy criticism, high workload, beautiful place.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Boulder, CO (US)
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Boulder, CO (US)

    I worked at Qualcomm full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Boulder does not have a high cost of living yet employees get similar salaries and perks as compared to San diego. Lots of stuff to do at Boulder.

    Cons

    Hard work and overtime hours put in not appreciated, criticism heavy.
    Employees usually leave by 5 or 6, but at times can be working late and round the clock.
    San diego is given preference, feeling of being at a branch of a major company palpable.
    Cafeteria not great.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Appreciate your employees more, don't judge on results, see how much effort and time they've put in.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    well paid pressure cooker

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA (US)

    I worked at Qualcomm full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    good pay & benefits can't be beat

    Cons

    pressure cooker. They use you up and throw you away. They talk worklife balance but don't practice it.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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