To be clear, it was never a perfect workplace but it was better than this. At least I knew the people above me were good at their jobs and I could rely on them if I needed help. Now I know more than any of them. Since they started promoting based on... — read more
When can we expect to see these cuts everybody is talking about?
does anyone know what Severance has been offered? is it two weeks for every year of service? is there a max?
I left in 2017 on my own. Our industry is cyclical and all companies lay off people from time to time. Skyworks is not different. I hope they bounce back and and I wish all the best to my old friends there.
I asked myself this question 12 years ago and I really need to ask it again. Other than decent factory works, this place is a real toilet. Management doesn’t have a clue, they are more like overlourdes rather then people who know how to treat and... — read more
Everything seems calm at my location today, like what was going to happen, happened, and now we can continue with business as usual (as if, but that's another matter.) How is the situation elsewhere? Have there been any more layoffs today or are... — read more
The recent force reduction is due to US-China trade war, key smartphone OEM volume decline, etc which impacted many companies and not Skyworks only.
Please share with us whatever you know about layoffs at the company.
Company is completely at the mercy of Apple and Samsung fickleness. Don't make the mistake that this is a company you can grow and mature at. They treat all employees like a commodity and have no plan for the future. When the top echelon of the... — read more
We just heard that skyworks in Woburn Massachusetts just had another series of layoffs. None of us can believe that this company is still in existence. I know a few years ago the Japanese came in and bought out a big part of them but they never did... — read more
Anybody here knows anything?
No wonder the company keeps sinking, considering the management we (don't)have. Constant changes in management, with no improvement in sight. Most of the managers have no idea how to do the work of the teams they are supposed to be managing. But they... — read more
Does the 2015 outlook for the folks at Woburn, MA look good? Is the Analog Solutions BU growing? It seems most of the RF resources are invested at Newbury Park, CA
If you thought that 2013 was bad, think again as 2014 may pan out to be even worse for us at Skyworks...
A Spirit AeroSystems spokesperson says the company has laid off a "small number" of its employees in Tulsa, Okla., as it "routinely looks for opportunities for efficiency gains and cost reductions." The Tulsa World broke the news of the layoffs. The... — read more
skyworks did a round of layoffs because it merged (conexant with alpha)
layoffs reported here...
Look at recent operating expenses both past and future. Operating expenses went down. How? Last year we took forced vacations to make the numbers.
Ottowa (gone), Woburn, Greensboro, Cedar, Santa Rosa (gone), Korea (gone), Irvine, Newbury
FCS - where are the layoffs?
Layoffs continuing.....very quite
Bibi got an ax today
@"Anonymous (design engineering FCS)" - who got affected...
After announcing another good qtr, 100 more were released yesterday (1/31/13) This is on top of las qtrs RIFF. All of this is to make the numbers for the next qtr. Dont worry about future product development. They said they can hire again later.