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"I've worked in SONY & SVA Electronics Co., Ltd. This company locates in Shanghai, China. It's the best and the largest plant that Sony invested in China for producing digital video camera, film camera, network conference system and surveillance camera. Chasing the highest quality is the only goal of the company. Good environment, culture and strict managing style and structure. Providing stable promoting opportunities."
Posted 7 years ago in China, ME
Director of IT

"Sony was very dynamic company to work for"

What do you like about working at Sony?

"The constant improvement philosophy with multiple career opportunities/advancement."

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

"When interviewing with Sony do research on the company's culture. It will be critical in being successful in your position."

What don't you like about working at Sony?

"Opportunities were lost due to managements time frame to make a decision."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Actually Sony has addressed their slow decision process and has provided a template and process for management to make a decision."

Senior Manufacturing Engineer

"Over all good"

What do you like about working at Sony?

"Career development"

Systems Maintenance Technician
in San Jose, CA

"Great workplace"

What do you like about working at Sony?

"It gave me a career path that I enjoy."

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

"Great Company. Go for it."

What don't you like about working at Sony?

"They laid-off my team."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Hire me back."

Lab Engineer
in Unionville, VA

"It is an exellent environment for one to be at for both job and learning"

What do you like about working at Sony?

"New and interesting tasks daily"

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

"To make the company know about your skills by showing them with practical demonstrations."

What don't you like about working at Sony?

"The electricity failures of Buildings."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"To have better and reliable alternatives for power supply to get unintruppted working"

Manager
in Morgan Hill, CA

"It helps to feel like you belong"

What do you like about working at Sony?

"When I started Sony was like a family you people worked together and you felt like you belonged and were making a contribution to the whole company."

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

"Be yourself"

What don't you like about working at Sony?

"Over the last several years life has changed at the company and it has become very impersonal."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Create an environment where your employees feel like they belong and are making a difference."

Quality Control Specialist
in San Diego, CA

"Working at Sony were some of the best years of my life."

What do you like about working at Sony?

"The professional manufacturing atmosphere."

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

"Sony is very big on the team player environment."

What don't you like about working at Sony?

"The current climate of manufacturing unstableness do to third world competition."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Communication about current conditions and future forecasts to all subordinates is crucial."

Technician
in Poway, CA

"hope is helpfull"

What do you like about working at Sony?

"Great company"

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

"Fight at biginig for your salary and benefits."

What don't you like about working at Sony?

"BIROCRACY"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"have more oportunity to benefit good workrs"

Controller
in Carlsbad, CA

"Low pay for co. this size and no work life balance."

What don't you like about working at Sony?

"No work life balance, promotions based mostly on seniority."

Customer Service Representative
in Fort Myers, FL

"HONEST"

What do you like about working at Sony?

"GAINED A LOT OF KNOWLEDGE OF PRODUCTS."

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

"NO THEY OUTSOURCED OUT OF THE UNITED STATES."

What don't you like about working at Sony?

"NOTHING IT WAS A GOOD PLACE TO WORK."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"KEEP WORK IN THE UNITED STATES"

Purchasing Manager

"Wished I could have stayed there longer but they moved the company to San Diego."

Senior Technical Instructor

"Nice place to work at first then difficult as industry collapsed"

What do you like about working at Sony?

"At first Sony was populated by the best technical people available. As time progressed non-technical management chased the good technical people away and life became difficult for the few competent people remaining."

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

"Be very careful how you dress."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Promote technical people to management positions over technical people and leave sales managers in sales."

Recruiter
in Bowie, MD

What do you like about working at Sony?

"Employees were taken care of."

What don't you like about working at Sony?

"Genuine care for customers"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Avoid loosing Talents"

PC Technician
in Beverly Hills, CA

"Good Corporation to work."

What do you like about working at Sony?

"The environment was awesome/organized/customer service"

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

"Be on time....and be ready for the worst."

What don't you like about working at Sony?

"not enough opportunities to grow."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"more opportunities to grow"

Quality Manager
in San Diego, CA

"adiquate first line selectioning process"

What do you like about working at Sony?

"Gave opportunities to grow"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Consider the visions of the founders"

District Sales Manager
in Palatine, IL

"Once you get to a position, it is hard to advance...not many opportunities for growth"

What don't you like about working at Sony?

"Marketing support"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Need more communication w/ manufacturing and marketing"

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