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Qualcomm intern Reviews

Updated Jul 15, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

4.3 117 reviews

100% Approve of the CEO

Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf

Steve Mollenkopf

(9 ratings)

96% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Great work-life balance, stable company, great sense of contribution to the world(in 103 reviews)

  • Good chance to work on latest and cutting edge technology(in 100 reviews)


Cons
  • Management does not seem to care about the work life balance of its employees(in 93 reviews)

  • I worked extremely long hours without receiving even a 'thank you' in most cases(in 74 reviews)

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    Great place to work

    Intern (Current Employee) Singapore (Singapore)

    ProsGood compensation in engineering industry.
    Awesome working environment. Friendly staffs

    ConsRepetitive work
    SG branch still small

    Advice to Senior Managementmore r&d opportunities

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Perfect place to do an internship

    Design Verification Intern (Current Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsGood project which helps you get familiar with practical skills of industry level; You have a great mentor to help your learning; Good pay; Also they provide the interns with fantastic housing!

    ConsI would say for internship, Qualcomm is almost perfect!

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    High-quality interning environment

    Interim Engineering Intern (Former Employee)

    ProsExcellent housing and compensation package provided to interns. Very good mentoring program - never felt like I was being pressured, but still was able to contribute to 'real' work. Good program for moving into a full-time position.

    ConsThe lion's share of the company's official attention appears to be given to groups that work at the main San Diego campus. Groups that are in other locations (even if still in San Diego) can feel a bit isolated.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Really values interns!

    Research Intern (Current Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsA very good place to do internship. The housing they provide to interns easily touches $3500/month! :)

    ConsThe intern events are on facebook; but I don't have one!

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    I have been working at Qualcomm as an intern

    Interim Engineering Intern (Former Employee) Markham, ON (Canada)

    ProsGreat technology company to work for.Good pay, Benefits

    Consdoes not provide strong mentorship

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good place to work

    Engineer Intern (Former Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsNice people, great teams. The culture is relaxed. As an intern, I would say it is a great place to gain experiences.

    ConsAgain, as an intern who worked for only 3 months, I was not able to get a sense of the disadvantages working in this company.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Amazing

    Interim Engineering Intern (Former Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsThe people are amazing to work with

    ConsCouldnt answer as I didnt experience any cons

    Advice to Senior ManagementThe best place to work for

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great Internship! Would do again 10/10

    IT Intern (Former Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsWorked residential IT prior to the internship, was placed in a technical position and started learning how to support an enterprise. Personally, I had great management support and felt I was placed in the right area.

    ConsThere are a lot of meetings with different groups of people. It can be extremely hard to follow someone not in your line of expertise.

    Advice to Senior ManagementIT departments are hesitant to make an offer after an internship, unlike other areas.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Interim Engineering Intern

    Interim Engineering Intern (Former Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsFacilities to learn, people are easily approachable

    ConsNo specific negative things to mention

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Perfect, amazing, awesome

    Software Engineering Intern (Former Employee) San Diego, CA (US)

    ProsGreat work-life balance, intelligent people, great atmosphere

    ConsCan't think of anything that was wrong with Qualcomm!

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep it up!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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