ON Semiconductor Reviews

Updated 23 April 2015
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ON Semiconductor President, CEO, and Director Keith D. Jackson
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Pros
  • Depending on role work/life balance is pretty good (few people put in more work than they have to) (in 9 reviews)

  • Good people to work with in engineering (in 8 reviews)

Cons
  • politics, intimidation, humiliation as motivation, old boy network (in 4 reviews)

  • not much support from upper management, they are afraid to spend money (in 4 reviews)

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  1. Good working atmosphere

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at ON Semiconductor

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Supportive team; Good work culture; Strong ethics; Flexible working hours;

    Cons

    Long hours; Medical benefits could be better

  2. Work Environment

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Digital Design Engineer in Bangalore
    Former Employee - Digital Design Engineer in Bangalore

    I worked at ON Semiconductor full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Recommends

    Pros

    Great manager and team, good product line.

    Cons

    No cons except salary is average.

  3. it is best company for Linux platform

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at ON Semiconductor full-time

    Pros

    working on Linux device driver.

    Cons

    new company. keep passion in mind and go with company growth

    Advice to Management

    join this for future growth

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  5. Its just like a govt. office - laid back attitude, laid back atmosphere, below par industry salaries and benefits.

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior IC Layout Designer in Bangalore
    Former Employee - Senior IC Layout Designer in Bangalore

    I worked at ON Semiconductor

    No opinion of CEO
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    flexible timings,
    work gets done at a leisurely pace - no pressure,
    no hierarchy - managers and sub-ordinates get along like friends,
    free lunch, tea/coffee, gym and TT/carrom.

    Cons

    Its just like a govt. office - laid back attitude, laid back atmosphere, below par industry salaries and benefits, opportunities for career growth and learning minimal, employees remain idle for greater part of the year, no onsite opportunity till retirement for all employees.

    Advice to Management

    Make the employees work on latest technology projects, keep them occupied for most part of the year, pay industry standard salaries and benefits, provide onsite opportunities or atleast trainings.

  6. Great place to work!

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    Current Employee - Intern - Hourly
    Current Employee - Intern - Hourly

    I have been working at ON Semiconductor

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Friendly environment, supportive colleagues, no pressure, place to learn and experience-flexible hours of daily work

    Cons

    limited fun program- old facilities

  7. Great work life-balance, needs stronger leadership

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at ON Semiconductor full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    ON Semiconductor has some of the best work-life balance opportunities for employees. Employees have work from home options and managers are pretty hands-off when it comes to work schedules. The company is very results driven so as long as your getting your work done, they are really good about letting you manage your own schedule. I also enjoy the sense of community the company has built with community evolvement, employee gatherings, etc.

    Cons

    The overall leadership needs a lot of improvement. The company continues to expect more and more from employees but without additional resources. The company runs lean so you have to be ready to wear many hats and juggle multiple tasks at one time.

    Advice to Management

    Training needs to be a priority within groups. Managers also need to take more interest in an employee's career paths and developing their team members.

  8. Strong story of growth through balance of organic growth and acquisition

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Design Engineer in Phoenix, AZ (US)
    Current Employee - Design Engineer in Phoenix, AZ (US)

    I have been working at ON Semiconductor full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    variety of markets and products gives the company strength to weather economic variations, calm and collaborative management style, targets compensation to meet competition. very good at supply chain management

    Cons

    many, many, many different businesses that compete for limited internal manufacturing resources. company runs very lean and you have to be ready to work hard without a lot of support

    Advice to Management

    focus more

  9. Product Engineer

    Former Employee - Product Engineer in Phoenix, AZ (US)
    Former Employee - Product Engineer in Phoenix, AZ (US)

    I worked at ON Semiconductor full-time

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    ON pays a competitive salary in the semiconductor industry. ON has grown through acquisition of older technology semiconductor companies.

    Cons

    Since ON has grown through acquisition, the business intelligence systems are numerous and highly varied.

    The Phoenix corporate HQ has no manufacturing. However, there is still a residual of engineering remaining. The HQ structure could lean out by having only business unit managers and delegate the engineering to the manufacturing sites.

    Management is still top down with remnants of cronyism.

    Advice to Management

    Decentralize engineering work to the sites. HQ should be a business management site alone.

  10. Nice environment, bad HR

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Test Engineer in Mechelen (Belgium)
    Current Employee - Test Engineer in Mechelen (Belgium)

    I have been working at ON Semiconductor full-time (More than 3 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Nice colleagues, helpful and kind.

    Cons

    Bad HR threatment, extremely difficult to climb the ladder

  11. Great company, very fast paced and dynamic, has changed a lot over the years and continues to evolve.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Supply Chain Management in Phoenix, AZ (US)
    Current Employee - Supply Chain Management in Phoenix, AZ (US)

    I have been working at ON Semiconductor full-time (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Great benefits, good working environment, employees are able to work on any number of exciting assignments. Really positive and interesting place to work.

    Cons

    Very cost sensitive to the point where it sometimes feels counterproductive.

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