Garmin
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www.garmin.com Olathe, KS 5000+ Employees

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Great work/life balance, not aggressive pay scale.

Software Engineering Intern (Current Employee)
Salem, OR (US)

I have been working at Garmin as an intern for less than a year

ProsStrong family atmosphere, great work / life balance.
Almost never any overtime at Salem location.
Relaxed environment.

ConsNon-competitive pay, even at the internship level.
Issues committing and following through with OEM deadlines.

Advice to Senior ManagementFocus on maintaining objectives and improving inter-departmental communication.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Satisfying work with flexible hours and excellent management

Software Engineer II (Current Employee)
Olathe, KS (US)

I have been working at Garmin full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: I am given responsibility to complete projects in the way I see fit. Hours are flexible, within reasonable limits around core business hours. Can work from home… Cons: Benefits are not as good for single employees. Compensation lags behind… Advice to Senior Management: Focus on retaining good employees with higher compensation. Constantly training new… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Design automotive device for customer market or OE car manufacturer.

Mechanical Engineer (Current Employee)
Taipei (Taiwan)

I have been working at Garmin full-time for more than a year


Pros: Very challenging on mechanical development. Cons: Slow product development and poor marketing in Taiwan. Advice to Senior Management: Need a road map for future Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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