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Freescale Semiconductor Reviews

Updated Aug 13, 2019

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Freescale Semiconductor CEO Gregg Lowe
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  • "Work life balance may not be possible at all times(in 34 reviews)

  • "Uncertainty in job after the FSL-NXP merger(in 28 reviews)

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  1. "Sr Software Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Freescale Semiconductor full-time

    Pros

    It is a very good company.

    Cons

    It seems good to me., did not find the big con.

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    Freescale Semiconductor2019-02-25
  2. "Field Application Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Ottawa, ON
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Freescale Semiconductor for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Freescale is a world leading digital networking and automotive company. In FSL you can feel equity and comfortable at any time.

    Cons

    Freescale Semiconductor is now being merged into NXP, then Qualcomm. The downside working in FSL is that you may feel unstable for the time being.

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    Freescale Semiconductor2017-02-19
  3. "Review"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Freescale Semiconductor

    Pros

    friendly environment, lots of low-level coding

    Cons

    mostly old people, quite environment

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    Freescale Semiconductor2015-10-01
  4. "Great Technology Company"

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    Former Employee - Senior Staff Engineer in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Freescale Semiconductor

    Pros

    Technically challenging, interesting, values people and their personal lives

    Cons

    No growth opportunities in the Toronto Area

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    Freescale Semiconductor2010-12-03
  5. "Good Company"

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    Former Employee - Principal Engineer in Boca Raton, FL

    I worked at Freescale Semiconductor full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good technology advance semiconductor process access.

    Cons

    large size can hamper communications over team

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    Freescale Semiconductor2019-08-14
  6. "Company really tries to do the right thing"

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    Former Employee - Sales in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Freescale Semiconductor full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    -excellent customer focus -top notch quality for products -staff that shares info internally -

    Cons

    -some products have been late to market

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    Freescale Semiconductor2019-08-02
  7. "Engineering"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Freescale Semiconductor full-time

    Pros

    Good colleagues, good salary, good location

    Cons

    Hiriachy, politics, bad canteen, complex relationship

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    Freescale Semiconductor2019-07-18
  8. "Design Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Design Engineer in Noida
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Freescale Semiconductor full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    1. Some of the best brains in the industry have made Freescale their home 2. Focus on employee welfare

    Cons

    1. A little too bureaucratic 2. Low concern for employee aspirations in certain teams

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    Freescale Semiconductor2019-07-15
  9. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Business Analyst 

    I worked at Freescale Semiconductor full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Stable & well organised process

    Cons

    Limit of promotions as many long services staff

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    Freescale Semiconductor2019-07-02
  10. "marketing mgr"

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    Current Employee - Marketing Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    open and challenging working environment

    Cons

    too short term results driven.

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    Freescale Semiconductor2019-04-22
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