Siemens
3.4 of 5 683 reviews
www.siemens.com Munich, Germany 5000+ Employees

Siemens Reviews

Updated Apr 14, 2014
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3.4 683 reviews

                             

79% Approve of the CEO

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Joe Kaeser

(48 ratings)

72% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Short term position involved in sales

Sales (Former Employee)
Sydney

I worked at Siemens as a contractor for less than a year

ProsEngineer driven company, good equipment, highly technical

ConsOut of touch with customer and staff alike

Advice to Senior ManagementImprove market knowledge - listen to customers

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good company If you want to just earn

Senior Software Engineer (Current Employee)
Noida (India)

I have been working at Siemens full-time for less than a year

ProsFriendly culture, flexible timings, good work life balance.

ConsEnvoirnment lacks enthusiasm to work, You can sit idle for months

Advice to Senior ManagementDo whatever you want to do, If I like you, I will stay otherwise I will switch.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Shrinking Presence In US

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Siemens full-time

ProsGood Benefits, Decent Corporate culture

ConsMiddle Management and upper management not focused on being responsive to what market is telling them.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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A very good company being destroyed by irrational management (CEO)

Commercial Manager (Current Employee)
Riyadh (Saudi Arabia)

I have been working at Siemens full-time for more than 8 years

ProsVery learning experience in terms of professional diversity if work. Varied facets of work to enjoy different and challenging situations.

ConsNon professional and unqualified management with a leading irrational and abusive CEO leading the company to disaster. Looks like incompetence is the road to management especially in commercial side.

Advice to Senior ManagementPlease appoint professionally qualified, competent staff in management positions and remove fake degree holders. Recent management appointments gives the impression that the bigger disaster you make, the higher and faster progress you'll make to key management positions.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great company to start

Senior Manager-HR (Current Employee)
Moscow (Russia)

I have been working at Siemens full-time for more than 10 years

ProsGood opportunity to get experience in different professional areas and apply it in the diverse industries. Solid corporate culture; respectful attitude toward employees; life-long learning.

ConsDecision making is far away from the optimal one; even rational top-down initiatives create a lot additional processes for precesses and bureaucracy.

Advice to Senior ManagementThink in the long-term perspective

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good overall experience but corporate culture change has taken root

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Siemens full-time

ProsThey are quick to train you and offer many different areas of specialty. They seek to help you with your professional development and are flexible with your work/life balance.

Benefits are excellent and compensation is a bit lacking.

ConsA corporate culture change at the top has lead to them not being as concerned with maintaining personal relationships with customers and instead to focus on accounting goals to t detriment of customer service.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Manager : Customer service for Industrial Drives & Automation products

Manager (Current Employee)
Ahmedabad (India)

I have been working at Siemens full-time for more than 8 years

Prosopen culture for work with Siemens.

ConsRules & regulation are more strong.

Advice to Senior ManagementManpower shorteg for existing business handeling.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good overall experience

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Siemens

ProsExcellent experience with shop floor operations

ConsLocation sometimes makes it difficult to travel

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Its ok

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Siemens

ProsGreat boss fun environment. Enjoy gping to work everyday.

ConsToo large of a company. People not responsible for actions taken. Lots of things swept under the rug.

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Design Engineer

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Siemens full-time

ProsGood Work Life Balance and flexible working hours

ConsSlow Career Growth and too much internal politics

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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