Intel Corporation

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Intel Corporation Reviews

Updated 24 October 2014
Updated 24 October 2014
3,893 Reviews
3.9
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work life balance depends on teams but don't expect any rewards for your hardwork (in 506 reviews)

  • It was a stable job in a cutting edge technology field (in 136 reviews)


Cons
  • Work life balance is not respected by managers in the validation group in Austin (in 185 reviews)

  • Very heavy decision making processes, usually involving a lot of stake holders (in 111 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Balanced life

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Intel Corporation

    Pros

    Work life balance; Merit based recognition;

    Cons

    Lot of internal politics; Groupism; Slow growth;

  2.  

    I have been working at Intel Corporation

    Pros

    Bonuses, work-life balance, people, training, etc.

    Cons

    distance from home, don't always take care of dead weight

  3.  

    Very challenging and self motivating employer

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Systems Validation Engineer in Allentown, PA (US)
    Current Employee - Systems Validation Engineer in Allentown, PA (US)

    I have been working at Intel Corporation full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Learning curve is good. Great place to learn extensive skills. Easy access to other teams.

    Cons

    Growth can be slow and intimidating

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Benefits and compensation are great at Intek. But lower grades should be promoted faster to keep the talent

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    A great learning environment

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Graduate Technical in Chandler, AZ (US)
    Former Employee - Graduate Technical in Chandler, AZ (US)

    I worked at Intel Corporation as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    office culture, mentoring, work to make an impact

    Cons

    a little too many meetings

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    reduce a few meetings weekly

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    it is a good place to work

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Intel Corporation

    Pros

    it is a good place to work

    Cons

    It is ridiculous that you have a minimum words for this field.

  7.  

    Good old Intel

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Hillsboro, OR (US)
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Hillsboro, OR (US)

    I have been working at Intel Corporation full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    They have a wide variety of projects and necessary skills. They are a very experimental company constantly doing new things so much of the work is like research instead of mill work production.

    Cons

    Be prepared for disappointment if you can't wait to get your work out to the public. Much of what Intel does in the software field never sees the light of day.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop being so political and pay more attention to the day-to-day operations.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Outstanding Intel Career; 19 years and retired

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Hillsboro, OR (US)
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Hillsboro, OR (US)

    I worked at Intel Corporation full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Opportunities are unlimited if you want to be challenged and have a well rounded career. Great employees, managers, and senior executives driving the company to continued success in the industry.

    Cons

    Need to manage work life balance effectiveness to avoid burn out.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Good colleagues, but too much politics between groups

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Principal Engineer
    Former Employee - Principal Engineer

    I worked at Intel Corporation full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    The work was often interesting, partly because the designs were technically challenging and the products were going to make a big impact in the market. The design tools were good, though not always the best. The rest of the design staff was of pretty high quality, as were the research groups. Pay was good for those with good reviews, very good for those doing well in senior engineering levels, but only so-so otherwise.

    Cons

    Groups in different parts of the world (and different parts of the US) have to collaborate often, and it's hard to keep trust between people who don't know each other. Inter-group politics can be nasty. Sometimes the strategic decisions by top management were mystifying, but that's probably true in all large companies.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Intel is a good place to work.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Contract in Chandler, AZ (US)
    Current Employee - Contract in Chandler, AZ (US)

    I have been working at Intel Corporation as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    You get to work alongside some very smart people.

    Cons

    Sometimes it seems that even seemingly simple tasks end up taking a long time to accomplish due to various loopholes and variety of on-site contractors.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Software Engineer Inten

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer Intern
    Current Employee - Software Engineer Intern

    I have been working at Intel Corporation as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great working with them. Learnt a lot of new things and concepts

    Cons

    Does not convert easily to full time

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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