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SanDisk Reviews

Updated Jul 29, 2014
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3.3 197 reviews

84% Approve of the CEO

SanDisk President, CEO, and Director Sanjay Mehrotra

Sanjay Mehrotra

(94 ratings)

61% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work life balance is good for the most part (in 7 reviews)

  • good opportunities to learn different aspects and tackle challenges (in 7 reviews)


Cons
  • Favoritism and poor scheduling and work life balance (in 7 reviews)

  • Very odd relationship with former M Systems acquisition - as a result, almost all director and above positions have been replaced with Israelis (in 5 reviews)

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    Best exposure a college student could ask for

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Bangalore (India)

    Pros-Treated like an employee and given relevant projects
    - food,travel,etc all taken care of
    - Nice office atmosphere and facilities

    Consnever had any problems regarding culture, ,although office areas could be increased.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great company with ancient systems

    Regional Sales Manager (Current Employee) Milpitas, CA (US)

    ProsGreat stock benefits and employee programs

    ConsAncient systems for reporting. Very manual administrative work on spreadsheets. Very flat organization with little upward mobility.

    Advice to Senior ManagementPromote people from within, even if in title. Invest in systems infrastructure.

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

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    Great Company

    Sales (Current Employee) New York, NY (US)

    ProsFlash is definitely the place to be. SanDisk continues to dominate in this space.

    ConsI can't find any cons right now.

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep it going. Look for other companies that can complement flash to provide more solutions to consumers.

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

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    Senior Industrial Engineer (Current Employee) Milpitas, CA (US)

    Pros-Never get bored
    -Fast paced
    -Team work is important

    Cons-Working long hours
    -People are more of talker than doer

    Advice to Senior ManagementShould seek industry standards when creating new roles

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    No sick days

    Senior Device Engineer (Current Employee) Milpitas, CA (US)

    ProsThere is very few good reasons.

    ConsSick days does not exist in SanDisk. Getting sick means losing vacation days which makes going to work a priority over health. Such policy is quite rare and has a very negative effect on company's overall image.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    very aggressive,

    Senior Quality Manager (Current Employee) Taichung (Taiwan)

    Proscompany growth quicky and give good salary and bonus

    Consmanagement drivee output and resulve and no life balance sometimes

    Advice to Senior Managementdon't ask report in the weekend/holidays

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

     

    Great place to work and awesome benefits.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsAt the technology forefront. Great oppurtunity to work with some of the best people in the flash and storage industry.

    Consmanagement Restructuring all the time.

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    The best internship I could have asked for!

    Field Marketering Intern (Current Employee)

    ProsWorks perfectly for college students with busy schedules because the hours are very flexible.
    There is a lot of of opportunity to travel for events and trade shows (after you have proven yourself to management)
    There are many other positive things about this internship.

    ConsAfter the summer, the team's focus strays away from the interns. It becomes repetitive after a while but my advice would to be to actively ask for more assignments. I

    Advice to Senior ManagementGive more assignments past the summer.

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

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    Good overall

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsNice pay, and and lots of events

    ConsFavoritism and poor scheduling and work life balance

    Advice to Senior ManagementDon't overcommit

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

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    Intern

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGood place to learn about work. Values interns.

    ConsNothing bad about it. Everything was good.

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

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