Samsung Layoffs

Topics regarding layoffs at Samsung

Layoffs at SSIC?

I heard there will be a lay-off/restructuring at SSIC in San Jose. How true is that? I’m currently going through the interview process and would prefer to avoid a team that is being torn apart.

SARC CPU had it coming for long while...

Weak managers and political technical leads, trivial innovation, not great execution, layers over layer of big undeserved hierarchies, not a lot to actually do per person, over-sized, political game of throne division culture. SARC CPU were... —  read more 

SARC layoffs media coverage The Samsung R&D Center in Austin, Texas (SARC) was founded in 2010 to develop CPUs and system IP, including interconnects and memory controllers. Development for... —  read more 

The Foundry is Fine / SARC is in Trouble

The Foundry / Manufacturing plant is doing just fine. There was no communication about any layoffs, people are confident that we’ll be here for a while – I think there is enough executive support and money in CapEx to support the Foundry for a while... —  read more 

GPU team layoffs

Rumor from good sources is that 25-30% of the Austin SARC GPU team got let go. Silicon/Comp Arch companies across Austin are having “open houses” for Samsung employees.

Marketing Layoffs in the US

According to a new report from The Wall Street Journal, Samsung may have found some shady business practices within its own U.S. marketing team. Two thing are for certain, though: the company abruptly laid off many of its marketing employees and the... —  read more 

Samsung layoffs in US

From what I understand, not too many people were hit - this had something to do with an audit of marketing operations. I can't be sure, though. My main worry right now is that this is just a start, an intro to something much bigger that will be... —  read more 

Samsung Gpu team is over hiring

Posting here with a hope that someone important will listen and understand. Not sure why gpu team keeps hiring engineers. Each team has 2x engineers than work and a hunger games like work env, where it is about how much work u can steal from others... —  read more 

Worried about Samsung layoffs

Am I the only one who is truly worried about the latest news of drop in profits? I believe we'll be looking at major layoffs across the company if the trend continues for more than a couple of quarters. And frankly, I don't see smartphone demand... —  read more 

Laid off By Samsung: Perils of Searching for Work

In the fall of 2014, I was laid off from Samsung ... BY STEPHANIE CARSON (Link Below) This past week, after being unemployed for about 10 months, I started a new job at the American Heart Association. Words cannot express how grateful I am for the... —  read more 

Profit Records Set

Profits thru the roof, Chips are selling like hot cakes... —  read more 

Lost jobs to China

There are so many IT layoff this year, how are we all going to find another job especially with China now even producing fab chips/asics. I know everyone thinks India/Indian's are a big threat and taking over our jobs. Yes, I agree to some point but... —  read more 

Samsung Layoff in Next Year (2016)

Samsung has many faces you never know what's going to happen there - many groups, they open one group and hire 1000 people and they decide to close a different group and lay off 500 people. That's kind of how it works with layoffs at Samsung, you... —  read more 

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Samsung has really been doing bad on the stock market. This has pretty much caused their company a whole pile of pain. The NIQJ of Samsung really needs to imporve the sidement of EJR. How do you fellow Layoff users think the stock is going to do in... —  read more 

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Exynos team layoff?

Apparently some problems with their latest rev and foundry is making the cost of an internal US team duplicating what can be churned out overseas is not worth it. I was told 3.5k laid off but I'm not sure if that makes sense, seems like too many?

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2015 Bonus - Mismanagement

Samsung continues to mismanage their business. They have incredible products but they can't stay ahead of the curve. They should never have went Oxynos, even that name itself sounds like a disease. They should have stuck with the Qualcomm apps... —  read more 

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2015 Layoffs at Samsung

If you followed what happen at the end of 2014 you will realize that 2015 cannot be a good year for Samsung. Two dozens of executives within Samsung’s IT and mobile communications unit have been fired or demoted back in December 2014. There are wide... —  read more 

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