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NXP Semiconductors Reviews

Updated Sep 19, 2019

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Found 780 reviews

3.8
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NXP Semiconductors CEO Rick Clemmer
Rick Clemmer
330 Ratings
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  • "Lots of work so work life balance is less(in 24 reviews)

  • "This used to be Motorola and later became Freescale(in 21 reviews)

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  1. "Junior Java Developper"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at NXP Semiconductors full-time

    Pros

    Work hard Lesson learn team work

    Cons

    So critical to myself communication with others sensitive efficiency

    NXP Semiconductors2018-08-29
  2. "Bad culture good compensation"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I have been working at NXP Semiconductors full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    networking, location, salary, benefits, growth

    Cons

    bad politics and bad culture

    NXP Semiconductors2019-06-19
  3. "Sr Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at NXP Semiconductors full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good pay and remuneration overall

    Cons

    Poor direction and lack of (realistic) cohesive vision

    NXP Semiconductors2018-10-14
  4. "Ottawa branch is exceptional, company as a whole leaves a bit to be desired"

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    Current Employee - Engineer in Ottawa, ON
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at NXP Semiconductors full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Ottawa engineering team is exceptional. Very smart, helpful people who are great to work with Challenging work Good work life balance Work from home when needed Above average pay Exceptional local management within the Ottawa branch

    Cons

    Massive layoffs across the digital networking division over the last few years Fairly uninspiring corporate culture Upper management seems detached from reality when it comes to deadlines and resources Failed Qualcomm merger leaves uncertainty for the future

    NXP Semiconductors2018-08-14
  5. "Design Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at NXP Semiconductors full-time

    Pros

    One of the best companies to work in this domain and learn all the nitty-gritties of this domain

    Cons

    None. It all depends you.

    NXP Semiconductors2018-07-18
  6. "sales"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at NXP Semiconductors full-time

    Pros

    good company to work for

    Cons

    needs to work under pressure

    NXP Semiconductors2016-12-22
  7. "Average Job Experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at NXP Semiconductors full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    International company, coins for lunch, good HR department, good reputation in the industry

    Cons

    no real training for trainees, managers work crazy hours and are difficult to reach, clear structures are missing

    NXP Semiconductors2016-02-15
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Great Experience"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at NXP Semiconductors

    Pros

    Flexible hours, great colleagues, interesting work, good work/life balance

    Cons

    sometime monotonous work, politics, bjdkasl

    Advice to Management

    not sure

    NXP Semiconductors2015-08-24
  9. "Work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at NXP Semiconductors full-time

    Pros

    Great environment and work life balance

    Cons

    nothing as such. It has no such cons

    NXP Semiconductors2019-09-19
  10. "Excellent Experience"

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    Current Employee - Human Resources Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NXP Semiconductors full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Benefits, compensation, work flexibility, location, ability to travel all over the world

    Cons

    old school mentality, not open to new ideas, no out of the box thinking/approach

    NXP Semiconductors2019-09-13
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