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Samsung R&D Institute India CEO Dipesh Shah
Dipesh Shah
146 Ratings
Pros
  • "Lots of facilities free food, free cold drinks, ice creams, snacks(in 225 reviews)

  • "Good Salary, good Technology domain(in 132 reviews)

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  1. "Review of employee who has worked 6 years"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Samsung R&D Institute India full-time

    Pros

    Lot technologies to work so everyone has good opportunity to work in desired technology. Job security.

    Cons

    Strict work hours. So everyone has to log 45 hours of work duration for the week.

    Samsung R&D Institute India2019-05-23
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    "Not a bad place to work"

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    Current Employee - User Experience Designer 
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Samsung R&D Institute India full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Diverse range of projects to work on

    Cons

    Organizational beaurocracy is more frequent

    Samsung R&D Institute India2019-05-22
  3. "Company focussing on innovation to change its previous image"

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    Former Employee - Senior Chief Engineer in Bangalore
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Samsung R&D Institute India full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    1) Many good changes in the work culture compared to the its organizational state before 2012 e.g. relaxed working shift timings 2) No work from home 3) Focus on innovation and patenting - many platforms and competitions available to foster such activity and management and innovation and collaboration cell is also actively updating its strategy 4) Agile to focus on AI with focus on competency in programming with algorithmic...

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    Cons

    1) Higher management is continuously under pressure/worry about their own survival. This results in emphasis on short term thinking and low handing fruits. Not totally wrong and software company but not ideal for a R&D workplace. 2) Lot of secrecy and rivalry within internal divisions 3) In general, a mentor/counterpart/god father :) in Samsung Korea is needed for actual commercialization of idea 4) Work life balance...

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    Advice to Management

    Long term strategy and judicious selection on 1 or 2 key areas can help to get world class expertise Low retention for middle mgmt people and slew of the recent resignations by with expertise/excellence can be a concern for future Interference to management of individual teams should be left to respective managers; higher mgmt interfering (micromanaging) at lowest level is not great However, recent changes to make...

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    Samsung R&D Institute India2019-05-16
  4. "Great place"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Samsung R&D Institute India full-time

    Pros

    Great working atmosphere and learning possibilities (But depends on the team you work for). Chances of switching internal to teams individuals like to work. Lot of employee benefits like free transportation and good cafeteria.

    Cons

    Average 9 hours/per day working calculated across a month . Some teams do redundant work.

    Samsung R&D Institute India2019-05-14
  5. "Technical Manager"

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    Former Employee - Technical Manager in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Samsung R&D Institute India full-time for more than 4 years

    Pros

    Good company to start with. Learn many technologies.

    Cons

    Work and personal life balance is difficult.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing.

    Samsung R&D Institute India2019-05-12
  6. "A good place of work"

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    Former Employee - User Experience Designer in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Samsung R&D Institute India full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    great projects, friendly atmosphere, good people

    Cons

    low work life balance, too much hierarchy

    Samsung R&D Institute India2019-05-08
  7. "Software Engineer"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Samsung R&D Institute India full-time

      Pros

      Competitive Salary. Nice office space. Chance for travel.

      Cons

      Not so great work. Won't get to work on new technologies.

      Samsung R&D Institute India2019-05-08
    • "Good Areas of Work, but bad work-life balance"

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      Current Employee - Chief Designer 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Samsung R&D Institute India full-time for more than 6 years

      Pros

      Good Salary Good Areas to work on

      Cons

      Mandatory 9hrs work timing No work from Home Often long working hours (9+) Extremely hierarchical work structure

      Samsung R&D Institute India2019-05-07
    • "Software Engineer"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Samsung R&D Institute India full-time

      Pros

      Company perks are good. Good transport facility.

      Cons

      No good projects in Software development

      Samsung R&D Institute India2019-05-19
    • "Work culture"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I have been working at Samsung R&D Institute India full-time

        Pros

        Very good company Good work culture

        Cons

        No cons as of now

        Samsung R&D Institute India2019-05-04
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