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STMicroelectronics Reviews

Updated 28 January, 2015
Updated 28 January, 2015
446 Reviews
3.3
446 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Very good working culture with good work life balance (in 75 reviews)

  • good working environment in few groups for self-motivated people (in 42 reviews)


Cons
  • Conservative decision making after taken long time to arrive de-risk (in 13 reviews)

  • Few career opportunities, low salary compared to Italy's average for graduates (in 12 reviews)

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  1.  

    Too much office politics

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Software Engineer
    Former Employee - Software Engineer

    I worked at STMicroelectronics full-time

    Pros

    Serious company, good job security, good work-life balance

    Cons

    too much office politics, too many meetings, hard to make choose move

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    ok company - good benefits but work satisfaction was low

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at STMicroelectronics full-time

    Pros

    very good medical and other benefits

    Cons

    not much career advancement, especially for employees acquired by acquisition.

    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    Good company for their technology

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - ASIC Design Engineer
    Current Employee - ASIC Design Engineer

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

    Pros

    Good technology in semiconductors, best EDA tools to work efficiently

    Cons

    Management style is not open at all, very secretive

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    It's not a startup I agree but Engineer should be involve not just firefight

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    very bureaucratic company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer
    Current Employee - Software Engineer

    I have been working at STMicroelectronics full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits (in Europe, at least)

    Cons

    For electronic designers it might be a great company to work for, but for IT and software development it is kind of dull.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Great people

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technical Manager in Noida (India)
    Current Employee - Technical Manager in Noida (India)

    I have been working at STMicroelectronics

    Pros

    A very good work life balance. People helps a lot to each other and mutual learning is highly encouraged here .

    Cons

    Mostly outsourced work. Digital sector is not doing good. Not offering the competitive salary to industry.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  7.  

    Life in STM

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Product Engineer in Singapore (Singapore)
    Current Employee - Product Engineer in Singapore (Singapore)

    I have been working at STMicroelectronics

    Pros

    Is Europe MNC, benefits is average, work life balance is good. Usually people leave office on time.

    Cons

    No career growth. Typically takes 5 years to promote from one level to the next Bonous/Increment not tied to performance

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Management needs to communicate more on employees career development, growth

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    My work experience in stm

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Technology Development Engineer in Milano (Italy)
    Current Employee - Senior Technology Development Engineer in Milano (Italy)

    I have been working at STMicroelectronics full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    technical know how, tools and instruments, team working

    Cons

    Career path, salary, limited business travel

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
  9.  

    OK place w/o much pressure (for most of the position)

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Process Engineer
    Current Employee - Senior Process Engineer

    I have been working at STMicroelectronics full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Provide great exposure for new engineer in terms of product and F/E to B/E process coverage

    Cons

    Company is shrinking, turnover is getting higher due to limited development for both company & individual

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Time to make some real LEAN decisions, keep good peoples instead of useless management positions

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Software Architect

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at STMicroelectronics

    Pros

    Worldwide environment, good company value, stable positions

    Cons

    At least in my region (Europe), low salary and incentives, slow career path

  11.  

    Great place to work

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at STMicroelectronics

    Pros

    Great colleagues and great team spirit

    Cons

    Not aiming high enough. 51% aim is not good enough

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