Broadcom describes its culture as “A Community of Talent.” Its culture emphasizes collaboration, cooperation and distributed decision-making. Select new employees are invited to an brown-bag lunch series with top executives, including the CEO and founders. In 2009, Electronic Design magazine named Broadcom among the Top 50 Employers in electronic design.
Broadcom's headquarters next to the campus of University of California Irvine sits among sagebrush hills and features natural lighting and sliding opaque glass doors that lend the nine buildings a Zen vibe. Homey touches include framed art by kids of employees. Perks include a full gym, a cafeteria serving multicultural cuisine and tuition reimbursement for job-related courses and degrees.