Marvell Technology
3.0 of 5 335 reviews
www.marvell.com Santa Clara, CA 5000+ Employees

Marvell Technology Reviews in San Jose, CA US

Updated Apr 22, 2014
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44% Approve of the CEO

Marvell Technology President, CEO, and Director; President and CEO, Marvell Semiconductor Sehat Sutardja

Sehat Sutardja

(115 ratings)

43% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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FPGA Engineer (Current Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

I have been working at Marvell Technology full-time for more than a year

Prosflexible working environment, friendly co-workers, healthy food,

Conslack solid management and detailed career guidance.

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

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Safe house

Senior ASIC Design Engineer (Current Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

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

ProsLess lay off.
Cheap lunch.
That's all.

ConsLess pay.
Too many Chinese.
Cheap stock.

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

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Overall it is a good company

Senior Design Engineer (Current Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

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

ProsGood cafeteria, relatively relax environment

ConsLack of new challenges

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

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Fast paced environment

ASIC Design Engineer (Former Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

I worked at Marvell Technology full-time for more than 5 years

ProsEmployees were expected to do more. Could benefit someone with a desire to know.

ConsPoor communication, most of the time it's one way.
Schedules were tight and unrealistic.

Advice to Senior ManagementCreate friendlier environment

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Senior Physical Design Engineer (Current Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

I have been working at Marvell Technology full-time for more than 8 years

Prosgood benefit, good cafe

Consworking environment in some group is not good

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

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Overall very positive and productive experiences for my 7 year stay at Marvell.

Software Manager (Former Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

I worked at Marvell Technology full-time for more than 5 years

ProsMarket leader in many segments. Innovative new technologies (first to WiFi in Sony game console, first to WiFi in Apple iPhone, WiFi in Google Chromecast etc).

Engineering management overall is very hands on.

Nice gym, cafeteria and facility.

ConsNo clearly established process. Cross department coordination is really difficult. Career growth could be challenging depending on the particular group(s).

Advice to Senior ManagementFind better ways to empower and reward employees. Improve management communications.

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

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Review - OK

Applications Analyst Intern (Current Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

I have been working at Marvell Technology as an intern for less than a year

ProsPeople, work, other-than-work activities, food

Consget a full time job, internal politics

Advice to Senior Managementget more fresh blood in the company

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great People, Bad Management

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

I worked at Marvell Technology full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGreat to excellent working level people. Gaining market share with exciting new technologies and products.

ConsNo employee appreciation, limited growth, cost cutting in the wrong places, very political, cross organizational communication can be improved

Advice to Senior ManagementPeople are your greatest assets. Value and develop your employees so they can build and improve their skills which will resulting create a sense appreciation and then they will willingly give back to the company without any hesitation

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

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Public company with Mom and Pop

Accountant (Current Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

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

ProsExcellent food, beautiful campus, nice people around

ConsLow salary with very small raise. You'll find your salary is way below the market after working here for working here for years

Advice to Senior ManagementShow your appreciation to the employees

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Nice for engineers but not good for sales/marketing jobs

Manager (Current Employee)
Santa Clara, CA (US)

I have been working at Marvell Technology full-time for more than a year

Pros$2 all-you-can-eat breakfast and many nice people especially engineers

ConsNobody really told CEO/President the facts on the market

Advice to Senior ManagementPlease listen to the pros and trust/empower them to do the jobs

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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