KLA Reviews

Updated 5 Aug 2020

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3.9
73%
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93%
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KLA Chief Executive Officer Rick Wallace
Rick Wallace
409 Ratings
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  • "work-life balance is not so good(in 64 reviews)

  • "Long hours when working on customer site, High salaries a disadvantage when being made redundant(in 21 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Good"

    5.0
    Current Employee - App Engineer in Chennai

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

    Pros

    Great, out standing, mesmerizing, i can't disclose them

    Cons

    There could be some but i prefer not to tell

  2. Helpful (1)

    "Decent Company to Work for"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    MNC Benefits, perks and privileges at par with the best companies

    Cons

    Mostly old code base in VC++, MFC and C#


  3. "Best company to head-start the careers. Work life balance is very nice. Peoples are very friendly in nature"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate Software Engineer Developer in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    1) Good Management 2) Good Learnings 3) Friendly Environment(You can talk to anyone for your issues).

    Cons

    This part must be empty.

  4. "Good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    The peers are more understanding

    Cons

    Too much diplomacy on committing deliverables to customers

  5. Helpful (1)

    "Good"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good learning experience. Great management

    Cons

    No cons. Should move out from legacy technologies

  6. Helpful (1)

    "Best In Chennai"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    * Great work and work-life balance (Depends on team). * Multiple technologies to work with * Customer side visits in Korea, Taiwan, Singapore etc. * Pay is above average * Facilities for employees - --> Yoga classes --> Sleeping room --> TV Room --> PS4 and XBox One --> Table tennis --> Free evening snacks --> Multiple sports events over the year Overall one of the best companies in Chennai to work for.

    Cons

    * Legacy code which is poorly written * No proper code reviews and testing before software deployment

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  7. Helpful (1)

    "KLA-Internship"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Intern 

    I worked at KLA part-time

    Pros

    The work environment is quite good enough. The people are friendly.

    Cons

    No specific con I could find.

  8. "Product Application Engineer"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at KLA full-time

    Pros

    Great Company, Excellent prospects. Good opportunities for new grads.

    Cons

    Company has a weird Interview style. They prefer to judge people using ridiculous brain teasers. Communication between the Company and prospective employee is scarce.

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  9. Helpful (1)

    "Application Development"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Applications Engineer in Chennai
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Best company if you want to travel around the world.

    Cons

    You may have give up your on your personal time.

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  10. "Working in KLA India as Systems Engineer for a year."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at KLA full-time

    Pros

    Helpful people, Good Salary, Advanced Technology, Opportunity to work with all big companies of semiconductor industry.

    Cons

    In India, focus is on software. Not much scope to work on hardware, mostly support work not R&D.

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