Motorola Mobility
3.1 of 5 1,428 reviews
www.motorola.com Libertyville, IL 5000+ Employees

Motorola Mobility Reviews

Updated Apr 11, 2014
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Motorola Mobility President Rick Osterloh

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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "There can be (depending on your manager) a strong sense of work/life balance"
    in 111 reviews
  • "Very flexible work hours as long as things get done"
    in 55 reviews
Cons:
  • "Senior management retains high degree of control on most decisions"
    in 95 reviews
  • "Also, the work-life balance can be difficult, because it's a fast-paced industry"
    in 20 reviews
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Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time for less than a year

ProsExcellent Work Culture. Flexible life

ConsPublication is tough. Work load.

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

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Very good atmosphere

Senior Software Engineer (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than a year

ProsVery good atmosphere to work , clear vision

Conslayoff , company downsizing and no personel growth

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work

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Excellent

Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than a year

ProsVery good Work culture and excellent workforce

Consuncertainity
periodic layoffs
periodic aquisitions
management changes

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

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It was a great company

Senior Principal Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than 3 years

ProsWork Life balance is very good
Team
salary

ConsSo many separations ,No Job security or stability .
Better to avoid joining at this point of time

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Learned lots of new things

Project Lead (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than 3 years

ProsWork life balance
Improved a lot after taking over by google
Reasonable perks............

ConsUncertainity
Values...........
Lenovo take over, still confused where it will lead to

Advice to Senior ManagementCreate job security

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

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Great to Worse !!

Senior Analyst (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than 3 years

ProsBest work culture, High Pay, Good Managers, Very good employee benefits.

ConsHighly Unstable, Higher Management completely not aware in which direction they want to take the company forward.

Advice to Senior ManagementCompletely new management needs to come in, to make the work environment stable and value the resources along with getting back to profitability.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Best place to work

Senior SE (Former Employee)
Hyderābād

I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than 5 years

ProsProvides space to employees. Open culture and transparent management.

ConsIndecisive at times leading to frustration

Advice to Senior ManagementNA

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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good

Engineering Manager (Current Employee)
Pune

I have been working at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than 3 years

Prosgood work culture, HR benefits, work life balance

Conshigh job risk, No clear product road maps, ineffective senior management.

Advice to Senior ManagementHave a clear roadmap. Try your best to place the deserving employees, before firing them every quarter. Most of the issues are related to senior management's wrong decisions, but they are safe and engineers have to pay for their faults.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Had the time of my life

IT Specialist (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than a year

ProsWorking Time flexibility, Nice work ambiance, Good employee benefits and policies, less work pressure, lots of entertainment activities, company discount on cafeteria food and travel concessions

ConsCompany is not stable enough.
Appraisal system isn't quite right. Key work partners often turn out to be people who stab you behind your back.

Advice to Senior ManagementThe appraisal system requires a change

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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It was nice company..good processes

Senior Software Engineer (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at Motorola Mobility full-time for more than 5 years

Prosgood work life balance...nice policies

Conssomeone too much work...salary is not that great

Advice to Senior Managementkeep up good work

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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