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Intel Corporation Reviews

Updated 22 September 2014
Updated 22 September 2014
3,783 Reviews
3.8
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Intel Corporation CEO Brian M. Krzanich
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work life balance depends on teams but don't expect any rewards for your hardwork (in 455 reviews)

  • It was a stable job in a cutting edge technology field (in 131 reviews)


Cons
  • Work life balance is not respected by managers in the validation group in Austin (in 165 reviews)

  • Very heavy decision making processes, usually involving a lot of stake holders (in 109 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Intel

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Intel Corporation as an intern

    Pros

    Wonderful boss, interesting work, good pay

    Cons

    not that i could find during my short stay

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Great work, good work-life balance

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Bangalore
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Bangalore

    I have been working at Intel Corporation full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Can work on top technologies, and there is a good chance to make an impact. The company has very good values. There is good work-life balance in the company.

    Cons

    A large organization, moves slowly. Needs to be more nimble in the software category. Pay is average, but there are other benefits. Less number of job grades, so promotions are slow. Teams usually consist of few very good people and mostly average folks.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Though the overall benefits package is marketed to be comparable, the salary is lesser than competitors. Teams need to be smaller with more ownership to move faster. Too many competing teams leads to politics and delays. There is competition across different geos without considering the company benefit as a whole.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Work Life Balance, Good Spirited team

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer  in  Bangalore
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Bangalore

    I worked at Intel Corporation full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    My team worked on various technologies. I got to learn a lot in a short span of time.
    Friendly work environment, Friendly manager. Opinions are valued.
    Perfect place if you want work life balance.

    Cons

    Sometimes you have to be on call.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Very less percentage of conversion if you join as interns

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    Former Employee - Graduate Intern  in  Bangalore
    Former Employee - Graduate Intern in Bangalore

    I worked at Intel Corporation as an intern for less than a year

    Pros

    Good company to work. Nice campus. Decent attitude of employees

    Cons

    Need to work late nights. Work is not that great. It's like any other company.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Have meaningful discussions and have realistic targets. Most of all believe in your people.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Average

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Intel Corporation full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    The work culture is comfortable and you have plenty of resources e.g. trainings to your disposal so that you can be on top technological advancements.

    Cons

    Too many hierarchies and the growth path seems verrrrryyyy long! Also sometimes the incentives are too strongly attached to business unit performance and the individual contribution is not taken into account at all.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The management would need do a faster adaptation of the fact that PC business is slowing down and they need to re-focus on mobility.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    High on infra ...low on learning

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    Current Employee - PDE  in  Bangalore
    Current Employee - PDE in Bangalore

    I have been working at Intel Corporation full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    work life balance, employee treatment

    Cons

    office politics, quality of work

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    System Debugger at Intel

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    Current Employee - Systems Engineer  in  Bangalore
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Bangalore

    I have been working at Intel Corporation as an intern for more than a year

    Pros

    Learn How to Debug system.
    You have change to play with cutting edge technologies
    You can learn from seniors.

    Cons

    No No No No No

    Recommends
  9.  

    component design engineer

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Bangalore
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bangalore

    I worked at Intel Corporation full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    salary, level of intimacy with the team management. Also good benefits. General awareness towards SoC Knowledge throughout period of stay.

    Cons

    work culture. some disadvantage in india is not fully involved in any full tape-out. where as teams in folsom or hillsboro are fully involves towards any tape out.

  10.  

    Amazing company to work

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    Current Employee - Component Design Engineer  in  Bangalore
    Current Employee - Component Design Engineer in Bangalore

    I have been working at Intel Corporation full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Continuous learning, helpful seniors, great culture

    Cons

    some what bureaucratic , salary on lower side

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    I enjoy working at Intel corporation

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    Current Employee - Program Manager  in  Bangalore
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Bangalore

    I have been working at Intel Corporation full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Employee friendly, Using high level of technology, good insurance plans

    Cons

    Less growth opportunities for middle level managers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Better site strategy needs to be followed

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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