Linear Technology
3.8 of 5 40 reviews
www.linear.com Milpitas, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Always tense, numbers and forecast updates regularly requested yet data never used properly.

Sales (Former Employee)
Milpitas, CA (US)

I worked at Linear Technology

ProsFull Profit Sharing once you achieve 2 years tenure. Respected product portfolio. Short lead times. Solid stock performance.

ConsArrogance of senior management. Pricing is consistently higher than competitors who are equally good at what they do.

Advice to Senior ManagementUndeniably profitable with no long-term vision on revenue growth. Amortize mature products and take less margin instead of constantly putting yourselves in a confrontational situation with customers who have more choices today than ever.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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A good company with that's well managed.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Linear Technology


Pros: Company is very stable. It has good profit sharing benefit. Most… Cons: Raises are not that good Advice to Senior Management: Upper management doesn't seem to care much with most of… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Chelmsford, MA (US)

I worked at Linear Technology


Pros: Compensation is among the highest in the industry. You can become very wealthy… Cons: Confrontational, threatening atmosphere. Management uses threats to control and "motivate" employees. Rarely any positive feedback. Seniority is sneeringly referred… Advice to Senior Management: These people are so arrogant that no advice given would be heeded under any circumstances. Like the dog who barked each morning at sunrise,… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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