O2Micro
2.9 of 5 17 reviews
www.o2micro.com George Town, Cayman Islands 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Updated Apr 08, 2014

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75% Approve of the CEO

O2Micro Chairman and CEO Sterling Du

Sterling Du

(12 ratings)

40% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Gret group of people to work with

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

I worked at O2Micro full-time for more than 5 years

Prosgreat working environment. staff and collegues are friendly and engineers are very knowledgeable!

Consover 80% of engineers are located in overseas. sometimes it's becoming challenging to communicate and manage cross cutural differences between virtual teams.

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Very Good Company to work for in the Bay Area

Design Engineer (Current Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

I have been working at O2Micro full-time for more than 5 years

ProsExcellent opportunities to learn and flexible working environment. Working with some of the best engineers in the industry makes my job easier and proud to be a part of the team.

ConsSometimes long hours due to project schedule

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

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insteresting but no opportunity to improve

Patent Engineer (Current Employee)
Shanghai, Shanghai (China)

I have been working at O2Micro full-time for more than 3 years

ProsFlexible working style, you can work quite freely and get things done at your own pace. Learned some basic ideas.

Consit is getting worse business in these two years in succesion, and the coporate is dizzy about its direction in the future development.

Advice to Senior Managementstrange culture

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

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Mixed feelings about the company

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at O2Micro full-time for more than 10 years

ProsPeople People People People People

ConsEquipment, people, Equipment, people, Equipment, people

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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excellent company and friendly environrmt

Manager (Former Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

I worked at O2Micro full-time for more than 8 years

Prosgreat benefit and they care their employees

Consneed to bring up to speed quickly in a small high-paced company

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Not enough life and active

Applications Engineer (Current Employee)
Shanghai, Shanghai (China)

I have been working at O2Micro as a contractor for more than 3 years

ProsEvery people love to share, learn a lot skills

ConsToo many Romania guys, not like them, disgusting

Advice to Senior ManagementBe fair

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Great group of people to work with

Manager (Former Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

I worked at O2Micro full-time for more than a year

ProsVery friendly environment, helpful people who know the technology. Lot of support for innovation and patents.

ConsSmall company has lot of competition and so it is difficult when economy is rough. New technology requires lot of money to be invested which is not easy for small company.

Advice to Senior ManagementContinue with innovation and sooner or later success will come. Continue focus on what the people are good at doing. Also good to put more money in R&D.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Applications Engineer (Former Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

I worked at O2Micro full-time for more than 5 years

ProsTeam members are very knowledgeable, friendly, and supportive. Team to Team communication is also very helpful. Green environment, easy commute, good parking.

ConsSince it is mandatory to communicate with Asia offices, some day you can finish your job after 7 PM, or even after 8 PM.

Advice to Senior ManagementEmployee education. Recently it was improved, but it is never enough.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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The learning test program wording

Senior Product and Test Engineer (Current Employee)
Hsinchu (Taiwan)

I have been working at O2Micro full-time for more than a year

ProsPeople is very polite and share experiences

ConsSome things are too regularization

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

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Design Engineer

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at O2Micro

ProsEasy going, flexible timing, friendly environment

ConsCompensation not good, benefits not good, insurance not good

Advice to Senior ManagementDo your better job on profit

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

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