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Average Rating
(based on 205 Applied Materials Review Ratings)
Company Culture
3.9
Growth Opportunities
3.5
People You Work With
4.4
Person You Work For
4.1
Rewards You Receive
3.8
Support You Get
4.0
Way You Work
4.1
Work Setting
4.0
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"A great place to work, good people, open opportunities for advancement, great environment to excel and learn more."
Posted 11 years ago in Austin, TX
Software Engineer
in Salt Lake City, UT

"A good place to work, too bad they like cheap foreign engineers."

What do you like about working at Applied Materials?

"Good manager, great employees, great environment, great on equipment, fun to work with, was great compensation, good bonus every six months."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Good Luck if you're a software engineer but otherwise there are a lot of opportunities in Santa Clara and Austin."

What don't you like about working at Applied Materials?

"Upper management doesn't know how to manage software, doesn't understand the process."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"They need to realize with the high turnover in India and China that they are simply training their future competition. Short time benefits will be costly in the future."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
RF Engineer Intern
in Santa Clara, CA

"Wonderful experience and had a taste of competitive environment."

What do you like about working at Applied Materials?

"Good competitive work environment. Very good work culture and rewarding the employees."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be strong in the basics. Have a good communication skill."

What don't you like about working at Applied Materials?

"Nothing in particular. It was a very enjoyable experience working as an intern."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Aim higher and strive hard to achieve it. Bring out the best in every employee."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Principal Customer Technologist
in Santa Clara, CA

"Great people and technology, but harsh cyclic business environment."

What do you like about working at Applied Materials?

"Great place to work. Interesting technologies and lots of travel."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Ensure that you have technical capability/experience for position. Advanced degree helps!"

What don't you like about working at Applied Materials?

"Cyclic business resulted in frequent hiring/layoffs. Reorganizations occur too often."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Plan better for business cycles and product development investment more timely!"

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Application Developer
in Jacksonville, NC

"Terrible."

What do you like about working at Applied Materials?

"I liked the work I did and the fact that it was only 2 minutes from where I lived."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Just make sure you have a Bachelor's degree or higher. Nothing else matters."

What don't you like about working at Applied Materials?

"The owner was never there, left a person in charge who had no professionalism, no leadership skills or no team player skills."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Management needs to make sure they are there and aware at what goes on at work and be aware at what other skills a worker has other than just a degree."

Person You Work For 1 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 1 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Licensing Manager
in Columbia, SC

What do you like about working at Applied Materials?

"Great work support with all team members, no matter job title or position."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Always have an open mind to change and advancement in new working areas."

What don't you like about working at Applied Materials?

"The daily working environments needing more support for number of users."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Continue to keep staff informational with effective communication for positive support outcomes."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Financial Analyst
in Austin, TX

What do you like about working at Applied Materials?

"I like working with people in my team, the systems, the opportunity to do more projects."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"You got to know someone at the organization to be successful."

What don't you like about working at Applied Materials?

"I do not like the maintained close neck organization."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would encourage them to work on organizational culture and ethics."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Technical Lead
in Phoenix, AZ
Rewards You Receive 3.6 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.6 / 5 Company Culture 4 / 5
Way You Work 3.7 / 5
Senior Technical Support Engineer

"Demanding company with good people."

Person You Work For 4.3 / 5 People You Work With 4.5 / 5 Work Setting 4.6 / 5
Support You Get 4.3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4.7 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.1 / 5
Company Culture 4.7 / 5 Way You Work 4.9 / 5
Process Engineer
Person You Work For 4.5 / 5 People You Work With 4.5 / 5 Work Setting 4.4 / 5
Support You Get 4.5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4.5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4.3 / 5
Company Culture 4.4 / 5 Way You Work 4.4 / 5
Principal Software Engineer
Person You Work For 4.9 / 5 People You Work With 4.9 / 5 Work Setting 4.9 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Head Instructor
in Logan, UT
Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5 Company Culture 3 / 5
Way You Work 4 / 5
Senior Software Developer
Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4.9 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Associate Engineer
in Austin, TX
Person You Work For 4.7 / 5 People You Work With 4.9 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 3.9 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Customer Service Representative
in Santa Clara, CA
Person You Work For 4.9 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.9 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.9 / 5
Company Culture 4.8 / 5 Way You Work 4.9 / 5
Senior Engineering Manager
in San Jose, CA
Person You Work For 4.3 / 5 People You Work With 3.8 / 5 Work Setting 3.8 / 5
Support You Get 4.4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4.1 / 5
Company Culture 3.9 / 5 Way You Work 3.4 / 5
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