Samsung Electronics Employee Reviews

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Good company but stressful
Senior Manager of Supply Chain Operations (Former Employee) –  Atlanta, GAJuly 20, 2018
Great company to work for overall. There are usually multiple bosses and dotted lines as there are Korean dispatchers who directly impact your day to day business functions.
Pros
Discounts
Cons
Stressful
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Temporary forever
Manufacturing Technician (Former Employee) –  Austin, TXJuly 18, 2018
The temp services had people still temps after 3-4 years. Minimal benefits, with just hopes of becoming permanent. The temps don't receive bonuses, and you work 365 days a year
Cons
boring, low morale in the workplace
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Project Controls Coordinator (Former Employee) –  Walnut Creek, CAJuly 17, 2018
Start my shift by running multiple reports for each aspect of the network build, from Site Acquisition, Construction, On-Air, Fiber, and Closeout.

This was a contract job for a Sprint network upgrade. At the end of the contract, I was hired directly by Sprint.
Pros
Flexible work locations
Cons
long work days
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Handling customer prob
HHP Engineer (Former Employee) –  DelhiJuly 17, 2018
Not bad but not good as per practical experience nice place working too good but salary benefits are too low and not other benefits like health insurance yearly bonus.
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No
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No
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Disrespectful plant manager.
Manager (Former Employee) –  South CarolinaJuly 15, 2018
2018
If you are ok to only have 10 paid days (this includes personal time off, vacation, leaving early), not see your family because of 50+ hours to work, no motivation, horrible system that no one has a clue on how to train people, make you feel unaccomplished because you have to follow a system that works in Korea but not in the USA, did I said no life balance?, long hours of work and you still behind, no comp time, no compensation for extra hours worked, then this place is for you. No respect for your family time.A lot of favoritism from the plant manager.
Forced to work weekends with overtime pay.
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Contradicting Culture
Training Learning and Development Manager (Former Employee) –  Plano, TXJuly 13, 2018
Great opportunity for hard work and expertise building. Excellent compensation and benefits. Not a great company for motivating employee or for developing talent.
Pros
Compensation
Cons
Poor Management, Poor Recognition
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Samsung was a great company to work for
Staff Engineer (Former Employee) –  Richardson, TXJuly 13, 2018
Samsung was a challenging and rewarding company to work for. They sponsored five of my patent applications, and the work was always rewarding and challenging.
A typical day was usually quiet, and offered intellectual challenges.

Management was definitely hands off, and I could make most decisions independently.

Culture was weird. Their obsession for security was peculiar. Walking out the front door was like entering the world via North Korea.

The hardest part was being an expert in an area with few capable collaborators.

Solving problems was always the most enjoyable part of the job.
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4.0
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fun environment, people were great
Customer Service Representative, device technician (Former Employee) –  Colorado Springs, COJuly 11, 2018
management was cool, coworkers were cool, im just not the call center type of person but if you dont mind answering phones and you like android cell phones this job is amazing. i even won a samsung smart tv in december for working overtime.
Pros
parties, free stuff
Cons
answering phones
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Fun place productive
CELL TECHNITION (Former Employee) –  Plano, TXJuly 10, 2018
I loved working for samsung beacause the work days went by fast and the enviroment was so friendly , we had great communication among employees, great benefits
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Loved it but didn't last long
Quality Technician (Former Employee) –  Austin, TXJuly 9, 2018
Hate always being a temp. Even though I'm very hard working I'm always the first to go. I love working with my hands and troubleshooting problems. Wanted a real shoot
Pros
hour
Cons
temp
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Productive and fun workplace
Senior Technician, Metrology Applications, Process (Former Employee) –  Austin, TXJuly 6, 2018
High standards on work and work ethic
Teamwork and Teambuilding
Constant learning, steady growth
Recognition for good work
Goal oriented
Everyday is different
Pros
Monthly team building event, benefits
Cons
Location
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poor management
SYSTEMS TEST ENGINEER (Former Employee) –  Richardson, TXJuly 4, 2018
poor management who threatened to fire contractors for doing their job. micro manager made it difficult to do daily tasks. contractors do not get fair and just treatment.
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Words and directives conflict
Equipment Technician II (Current Employee) –  Austin, TXJuly 3, 2018
Obsessed with security theater regardless of actual security provided it is taken very seriously. Tendency to run off best/brightest engineers and technicians. Still, very low bar to be a decent tech and maintain great job security. Compensation is great but expectation that Samsung becomes life/culture/tribe is ridiculous. Preach work/life balance but expect overtime.
Pros
Meal compensation, gym, discounts, stability
Cons
absurd culture, expect more than reciprocate, can be VERY political
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5.0
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Nice place to work, got a lot of learning from here.
IT Service Desk Technician (Current Employee) –  Mountain View, CAJune 28, 2018
It’s a great place to work, work life balance and a lot of competition which pushes you to do more, they encourage self growth and training. Nice culture and good benefits too.
Pros
Good pay and benefits
Cons
All decision from Korea.
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Samsung
Wireless Construction Manager (Former Employee) –  CaliforniaJune 26, 2018
I worked at Samsung as a Construction Manager working on the Sprint Netvision Project. We were a tightly cohesive group that was able to get a lot of sites built and were able to get them thru the closeout process.
Pros
Good working Environment.
Cons
None
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3.0
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Decent place to work
Senior Technical Trainer/Training Account Manager (Former Employee) –  Bellevue, WAJune 25, 2018
Corporate has some built in racism coming from the Korean culture. Don't be dark skinned or be a woman and there are lots of opportunities here. Get passed over if you are a minority.
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It was cool
Customer Service Representative (Former Employee) –  Greenville, SCJune 25, 2018
It was a okay environment,not the best but it was a job and it will pay the bills i just don't agree with some of the strategies..I did have a okay manager and my hours werent so bad
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5.0
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Pleasant Work Enviroment
HR Operations Representative & HRIS (contractor) (Current Employee) –  San Jose, CAJune 22, 2018
Pleasant Work Environment and Great Team Culture. The most enjoyable part of the job is working in a Large Corporate Environment of a Major Company like Samsung.
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Field Sales Manager (Former Employee) –  Dover, DEJune 21, 2018
A day with Samsung is meeting with clients and building upon current company relationships. Definitely a hands on approach to meeting and exceeding expectations. It does require a lot of traveling depending on your giving territory. The most enjoyable part of the job is definitely the people that you interact with during all store visits. Along with your fellow Field Sales Managers they make it a pleasant work environment. The management staff was definitely the most taxing if not the worst part of that job. Most of time they did not have any answers or resolutions to any problems that came up. It was a constant game of ring around the rosey since all they did was bounce you back and forth between two of them.
Pros
Free travel during national training meetings, first to see and experience new technologies and devices
Cons
2020 Management
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4.0
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Productice work place
LTD-Assembler (Former Employee) –  Bosan South KoreaJune 18, 2018
This company gives you the opportunity to grow, I enjoy working for this company and i will recommend anybody that want to improve on their career by looking for a better opportunity.
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