Intel Corporation
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Intel Corporation Reviews in Folsom, CA

Updated Apr 08, 2014
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3.8 250 reviews

                             

91% Approve of the CEO

Intel Corporation CEO Brian M. Krzanich

Brian M. Krzanich

(35 ratings)

85% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Good place to work

IC Design Engineer (Current Employee)
Folsom, CA (US)

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

ProsKnowledge sharing, work and life balance

ConsSystems prevent innovation from employee

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Learnt a lot under good work conditions as an Intern

Graduate Intern Technical (Former Employee)
Folsom, CA (US)

I worked at Intel Corporation as an intern for less than a year

ProsPeople you work with are as smart as you or better than you. You can only learn more about so many things that Intel are into. Good experience for an intern. Good work culture if not as fun or dynamic as say Google or FB.

ConsSome teams like the team I worked for, does not really know how to handle an Intern. Some Manager can be ruthless. Mine did not think of things that may be good for my career but instead chose to get as much work done as possible from me. A little too result oriented

Advice to Senior ManagementDifferent managers work differently .Nothing can be generalized

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Graphics Hardware Validation Engineer (Current Employee)
Folsom, CA (US)

I have been working at Intel Corporation as a contractor for more than a year

ProsLot to learn and lot of discover about the latest graphics processor. Great work environment.

Conslesser learning time. higher output expectation.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great people; work was interesting if you're a computer architecture person

Graphics Validation Engineer (Former Employee)
Folsom, CA (US)

I worked at Intel Corporation as an intern for less than a year

ProsFree fruit; interesting people. Work is bleeding-edge (so you might be working on problems never solved before).

ConsSome employees are not plugged into the company. The negativity of some employees definitely bring down the Intel experience.

Advice to Senior ManagementFlat structure is important (though some employees seem to ride on the backs of their subordianates)

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Intel

Programmer III (Current Employee)
Folsom, CA (US)

I have been working at Intel Corporation full-time for more than a year

ProsI have a great manager which always makes the workplace enjoyable.

ConsThe communication between team members is scarce.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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great place to work

Component Design Engineer (Current Employee)
Folsom, CA (US)

I have been working at Intel Corporation full-time for more than a year

Proschallenging oppurtunities. One gets a chance to work on cutting edge technologies

Conssometimes work pressure can be high

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great opportunities across various business groups and functions

Program Manager (Current Employee)
Folsom, CA (US)

I have been working at Intel Corporation full-time for more than 10 years

ProsWell organized processes for dealing with various tasks. Great technical experts to work with. Opportunities available to change groups or job types and support education to develop employees.

ConsToo big to move quickly. Some org structures and beliefs are still relevant to CPU centric biz in late 90s or early 00s. Because of too many orgs across the world, the work life balance could suffer.

Advice to Senior ManagementHave to create better programs to encourage risk taking at individual level and question the status quo.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Best place to work

Graphic Software Intern (Former Employee)
Folsom, CA (US)

I worked at Intel Corporation as an intern for less than a year

ProsGreat place to work
No one questions what you're doing as long as you follow the code of conduct and get your work done
Gym
Free Fountain Drinks

ConsPaying for lunch lol
Not much cons

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work

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Great company

Design Engineer (Current Employee)
Folsom, CA (US)

I have been working at Intel Corporation full-time for more than 10 years

ProsFree coke,drinks,fruits.CEO Paul Otellini "really" cared for people. Free movie tickets. Flexible to work from Home. Hefty bonuses.

ConsTeams spread all over world. Due to different time zones, one has to be available almost 18 hours a day.

Advice to Senior ManagementNone

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Very good company to work for

Graduate Technical Intern (Former Employee)
Folsom, CA (US)

I worked at Intel Corporation as an intern for less than a year

ProsTop most in the field, very considerate employer.

ConsSometimes projects are not exciting. Internal politics

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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