SanDisk
3.3 of 5 174 reviews
www.sandisk.com Milpitas, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

SanDisk Reviews

Updated Apr 14, 2014
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3.3 174 reviews

                             

81% Approve of the CEO

SanDisk President, CEO, and Director Sanjay Mehrotra

Sanjay Mehrotra

(80 ratings)

60% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "good opportunities to learn different aspects and tackle challenges"
    in 7 reviews
  • "Good products, good vision, great people"
    in 9 reviews
Cons:
  • "lots of politics and fading vision after M-Systems acquisition"
    in 5 reviews
  • "SanDisk senior management likes to micro-manage"
    in 7 reviews
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Good work life balance

Validation Engineer (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at SanDisk full-time for less than a year

ProsNice team to work with

ConsNothing as such which is worth mentioning

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Pathetic Work Culture. Not a good company to work.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at SanDisk

ProsOnly for full time employees can survive.

ConsNot at all a good place for Contract employees. always hurdles or big "NO" to contract employees.

Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to improve alot in work culture

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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All my reviews are given an the basis of employer satisfaction.

Test Development Engineer I (Current Employee)
Bangalore

I have been working at SanDisk full-time for less than a year

ProsAs a fresher very good place to learn many things, Concepts of memories give you more interest to work

ConsHere higher employee's are dominating the freshers. Management is not following any producers which we cannot expect with MNC companies like this.

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

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Good work culture, values and work life balance.

Firmware Engineer II (Current Employee)
Bangalore

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

ProsGood work culture, values and work life balance.

ConsNothing significant to type in here.

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

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Good as a company... Very bad if you are into a team dealing with Enterprise Storage

Test Development Engineer (Current Employee)
Bangalore

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

ProsCool Life; Not much Challenges

Cons1.Worse if you are in wrong team.. Un-necessary pressure will be put at times when there is no work..
2. Company has the money to develop a lot of things.. But management does not know what to do with the products..

Advice to Senior ManagementPlan in advance keeping in mind that as a company it has to sell the products which is built.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good place to work

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

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

ProsFreedom, Culture, Openness, Technology, competence

ConsPlanning, Process, levelling across functions

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

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One of the best company to work for

Firmware Engineer || (Former Employee)
Bangalore

I worked at SanDisk full-time for more than 3 years

ProsCompany culture is very good. If feels like home. We got good quality works

ConsYou will never find heaven any where..

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

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Very Good Oraganizationto be in

Software Development Engineer II (Current Employee)
Bangalore

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

Pros- Very open environment
- Flexible working style
- Good monetary benefits
- Learning and Development

Cons- They are very domain specific
- No other cons

Advice to Senior Management- You are doing a good job. You make us feel valued

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

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Excellent Work Culture

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Bangalore

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

ProsExcellent Work Culture, Technology, Innovation.

ConsData Security Concerns, Consumer Segment Pressures

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

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Cool Life, Not much challenges

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Bangalore

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

ProsGood Work life balance.
Good Work environment & culture.

ConsHierarchy is strictly followed.
No Rewards & Recognition for good work done.

Advice to Senior ManagementLower the layers of heirarchy.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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