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3 days ago

CAE Engineer

Takata Auburn Hills, MI

Takata is one of the worlds largest safety companies, employing over 43,000 people in 23 countries. We manufacture safety components for the worlds… Monster


3 days ago

Product Engineer (IAP Hard Trim)

Takata Pontiac, MI

Lead and manage the daily activities of assigned engineering projects Lead the design and development of new products within schedule and budget… Monster


6 days ago

Software Engineer (Embedded)

Takata Pontiac, MI

At Takata, we save lives Takata is the worlds largest privately held safety company, employing over 43,000 people in 23 countries. We supply nearly… Monster


1 day ago

Software Engineer - Algorithm – new

Takata Pontiac, MI

At Takata, we save lives Takata is the worlds largest privately held safety company, employing over 43,000 people in 23 countries. We supply nearly… Monster


30+ days ago

Systems Engineer/Systems Designer

Takata Pontiac, MI

At Takata, we save lives Takata is the worlds largest privately held safety company, employing over 43,000 people in 23 countries. We supply nearly… Monster


3 days ago

Software Validation Test Engineer

Takata Pontiac, MI

At Takata, we save lives Takata is the worlds largest privately held safety company, employing over 43,000 people in 23 countries. We supply nearly… Monster


30+ days ago

CNC/EDM Machinist

Takata San Antonio, TX

CNC / EDM MACHINIST Takata is a multi-billion dollar tier-one supplier of automotive air bags, seat belts, steering wheels, electronics and interior… Monster


26 days ago

Design Engineer (R&D)

Takata Pontiac, MI

Go Back Design Engineer (R&D) - (865) This details all the information about the job posting. Show Instructions Share this job as… Glassdoor


8 days ago

Corporate Controller

Takata Orlando, FL

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27 days ago

Sales Manager - Commerical Aviation

Takata Pompano Beach, FL

Go Back Sales Manager - Commerical Aviation - (859) This details all the information about the job posting. Show Instructions… Glassdoor


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    Good to get your feet wet in the industry, but jump ship if you can.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Auburn Hills, MI (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Auburn Hills, MI (US)

    I have been working at Takata for more than 3 years

    Pros

    A good learning experience. Good starter job for a young student or recent graduate. Not a career unless you know upper management or kiss enough behind to move up.

    Cons

    Overworked and underpaid. Every other negative review on here has it spot-on. Being a jack of all trades and performing the work of your incompetent program manager or sales team or test personnel becomes a regular requirement. Nepotism runs rampant. Little to no growth opportunity at the company. Those that don't deserve promotions get them, and those that work themselves to death get no recognition. Engineers (at least in my team) regularly work late under high stress and no sign of relief. Takata cannot hire enough support to replace the numerous employees that leave for incredibly higher paying and higher rewarding opportunities. Uncompetitive workplace, no motivation or reward for saving the company millions in engineering cost saving changes.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Encourage more feedback from employees, listen to their concerns, and do something to help! Happy and motivated employees = better products!

    Doesn't Recommend
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    No opinion of CEO