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Former Contractor - BlackArmor Channel and Partner Management in Sunnyvale, CA (US)
Former Contractor - BlackArmor Channel and Partner Management in Sunnyvale, CA (US)

I worked at Seagate Technology as a contractor (More than a year)

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Wonderful talented individuals working constantly to overcome highly political division management to deliver for the outstanding executive team and company as a whole. Creative, professional teams and strong peer support make environment worth the headaches.

Cons

Meetings, meetings, meetings, and taboo subjects due to multiple acquisitions create a two-tiered culture. Productivity and profitability, particularly for Branded Solutions, is hiding the enormous potential. Habitual dismissal and de-hiring of top performers to protect status quo is costly and impactful to morale.

Advice to Management

Executives awarding positions based on past performance excellence may want to consider domain expertise, particularly with regard to B2B vs B2C and software. While margins are ok, they are unnecessarily lean, and at risk with each release due to the lack of integration of division management in the tangible decisions being made each day "around" those executives to save product P&L.

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  1. Excellent - Been with STX for >10 yrs. Much career development opportunities!

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Singapore (Singapore)

    I have been working at Seagate Technology full-time (More than 10 years)

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

    Pros

    Lots of career development opportunities as long as one is up for challenging assignments.... learnt a lot in the last 10+ years. Fairly non-political organization. Good work environment and people treat you well.

    Cons

    Business cycles can fluctuate as is the norm in the electronics sector.

    Advice to Management

    Keep providing career development opportunities ... this is what will encourage people to stay with Seagate!

  2. be an maintenance asisstant

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

    I have been working at Seagate Technology full-time (More than 10 years)

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

    Pros

    lot time to rest and socialized (on rest day)

    Cons

    need to have lot of patien with management.like leader and higher.

    Advice to Management

    dont push your asset (operator) so much,be on thier shoe,so you will understand then.

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