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STMicroelectronics President and CEO Carlo Bozotti
Carlo Bozotti
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    Risk averse management, government-like bureaucracy

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    Former Employee - Principal Engineer in Ottawa, ON
    Former Employee - Principal Engineer in Ottawa, ON

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


    Great technology, working with tier one suppliers and customers, exciting projects and products. Smart people to work with. Fair and decent employer with some of the best employee benefits around. Opportunity to learn.


    Ingrained silo-mentality; not much cross-pollination between different divisions. Very hard to break into higher level management if you are not Italian or French. Internecine civil war between these fractions. Unnecessary layers of management. Company is treated as a social service by the French and Italian governments which are part owners, resulting in massive employment levels in those countries. Failures are not sanctioned. Cuts made in other parts of the world, impacting bottom line. High level decisions are often made based on political and economic realities of France and Italy, not on what is best for the company.

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    Get a German or American CEO. Welcome bidirectional communication with employees. Take risks. Get off the government funding – it comes with too many strings attached. Get rid of nepotism, reward excellence.

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STMicroelectronics Interviews

Updated 20 Jan, 2015
Updated 20 Jan, 2015

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    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at STMicroelectronics.

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    It was a only single technical interview and questions were asked from digital electronics of Bachelors and the project you have done in the courses. It was one to one face toface interview and interviwer was nice.

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Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations List, Corporate Knights, 2010

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Headquarters Geneva, Switzerland
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (STM)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $10+ billion (CAD) per year

STMicroelectronics (ST) is one of the world's largest and most respected semiconductor companies; it competes with Texas Instruments to be the top maker of analog chips. ST makes many types of discrete devices (such as transistors and diodes) and integrated circuits (ICs), including microcontrollers, memory chips, and application-specific ICs. It sells to manufacturers in the telecommunications, computer, consumer electronics, industrial, and automotive markets. Clients have included Alcatel-Lucent, Bosch, Hewlett-Packard, and Nokia. STMicroelectronics gets most of its... More

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