SanDisk Reviews | Glassdoor.co.uk

SanDisk Reviews

Updated 13 Feb 2020

To filter reviews, or .

3.5
75%
Recommend to a Friend
53%
Approve of CEO
SanDisk CEO Stephen D. Milligan
Stephen D. Milligan
29 Ratings
Pros
Cons
More Pros and Cons
  1. "Hard work, Good staff, no appreciation."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at SanDisk full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great office environment, most staff extremely dedicated and work long hours to achieve high standard of output. flexible to known good performers. Good social events.

    Cons

    Very small outpost, often overlooked and politically naive local management. No visibility of efforts and affect upon rest of company. Hard workers become demoralized. Certain local staff rule the roost.

    SanDisk2016-03-23
  2. "No strategic direction, own a FAB and still manage to mess it up."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Staff Product Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at SanDisk full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good engineering and support staff. Salary OK, benefits average. Struggling to think of anything else positive.

    Cons

    The senior management of this company have no idea what they're doing. With shared ownership in a FAB, you have still managed to take the company nowhere, leaving a takeover by WD as the only alternative to closing down. You have layers of middle management that can barely cope, let alone manage. Unless you are of Indian ethnicity, forget working for this company, you will go nowhere due to the nepotism and favoritism exhibited by several management layers above you. Bought a true enterprise company (fusion-io) and tore the heart out of its enterprise sales force and then wondered why it failed to sell those enterprise products effectively. You are idiots. At a trade show in the summer, several times my colleagues and I heard delegates wandering past saying things like, "why are they here, they make USB drives." This sums it up, you're a consumer grade company with consumer grade products. The WD takeover is the best of a bad bunch of results, at least there won't be a slow painful death of the company that many fine people work for in return for very little acknowledgement.

    Continue reading
    SanDisk2015-12-21
  3. "decent place to work and grow"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Device Engineer in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SanDisk full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good company to work with decent pay and career growth opportunities.

    Cons

    These are something typical to a big company where the number of things that you get pigeonholed to certain extant in one role.

    SanDisk2020-02-14
  4. "Good place to work at"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Milpitas, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SanDisk full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good learning. Good work-life balance

    Cons

    Did not feel there were any significant cons

    Continue reading
    SanDisk2020-01-28
  5. "Good place to work, great tech"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Staff Engineer in Marlborough, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at SanDisk full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great people good tech good work life balance

    Cons

    nothing to share all is great..

    Continue reading
    SanDisk2020-01-28
  6. "Operations Manager"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Marlborough, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SanDisk full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Excellent and very helpful coworkers. Great salary and benefits. Flexible hours.

    Cons

    Not a very clear path for career growth. Late night calls because of working with factory in Asia.

    Continue reading
    SanDisk2019-10-26
  7. "It was nice for work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at SanDisk part-time

    Pros

    Good environment and to develop ourselves

    Cons

    Now I'm not there but memory lasts

    SanDisk2019-10-25
  8. "Good place to work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director in Milpitas, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at SanDisk full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Cutting edge technology that provides consumers a lot of benefits

    Cons

    Lacking in processes to make work efficient

    SanDisk2019-10-15
  9. "Marketing Specialist"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Marketing Specialist in Milpitas, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at SanDisk for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Fast moving, broad learning opportunities, very bright caring colleagues

    Cons

    Disorganization, often too much priority in cheap vs effective, efficient

    SanDisk2019-10-14
  10. "Learning"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Learning and Development Specialist in Milpitas, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at SanDisk full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very friendly people who are professional and caring about community

    Cons

    Selling it to Western digital

    SanDisk2019-09-23

Choose a different language and keep reading other reviews.

Found 565 reviews