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PMC-Sierra Reviews

Updated Oct 2, 2019

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3.2
66%
Recommend to a Friend
50%
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PMC-Sierra CEO Gregory S. (Greg) Lang
Gregory S. (Greg) Lang
76 Ratings
Pros
  • "Independent,Autonomous working environment promotes individual growth(in 21 reviews)

  • "Provides a great work-life balance and opportunity for career development(in 15 reviews)

Cons
  • "Management issues, work life balance can be better(in 6 reviews)

  • "slow career growth, long hours without acknowledgment or reward(in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Good company"

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    Former Employee - Consultant in Ottawa, ON

    I worked at PMC-Sierra full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice people, focused in Ottawa

    Cons

    Pay and compensation could be more competitive, not enough attention in keeping staff in social gatherings

    PMC-Sierra2019-10-02
  2. "PMC"

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    Former Employee - Verification Engineer in Santa Clara, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at PMC-Sierra full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good working culture Innovation, Work life balance

    Cons

    Salary less than market Less RSU

    PMC-Sierra2019-08-04
  3. "Excellent technolgy and team atmosphere"

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    Former Employee - Director of Global Accounts 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at PMC-Sierra full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Access to leading edge Semiconductor products. Excellent Datacenter solutions.

    Cons

    Too much revenue with top customer can sometimes limit engagement with additional tier 2 and 3 customers.

    PMC-Sierra2019-05-14
  4. "Not exist anymore"

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    Former Employee - Senior Cost Analyst in Burnaby, BC
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at PMC-Sierra full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    balance of work and life

    Cons

    company strategy had problem and caused downside

    PMC-Sierra2019-04-18
  5. "Great environment, not much growth potentional"

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    Former Employee - Design Engineer in Burnaby, BC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at PMC-Sierra full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great people and lots of learning

    Cons

    Not much room for growth

    Advice to Management

    Diversify product portfolio

    PMC-Sierra2018-11-21
  6. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at PMC-Sierra full-time

    Pros

    Benefits are good and competitive

    Cons

    nothing really great place to work

    PMC-Sierra2018-10-12
  7. "Accountant"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at PMC-Sierra

    Pros

    Learning, growth, mentorship, teamwork, social activities

    Cons

    tight deadlines, stock price did not recover

    PMC-Sierra2018-09-18
  8. "PMC"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at PMC-Sierra full-time

    Pros

    The salaries in PMC pretty high

    Cons

    Not a lot of R&D

    PMC-Sierra2018-09-19
  9. "PMC-Sierra"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at PMC-Sierra full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    - competitive salary - many long term employees

    Cons

    - long hours - too many managers, very political

    PMC-Sierra2018-03-12
  10. "Senior Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at PMC-Sierra full-time

    Pros

    Provides a great work-life balance and opportunity for career development.

    Cons

    The wage growth has been slow, and CEO directional leadership was missing.

    PMC-Sierra2018-03-10
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