Name of your organization: ARM
How do I find out more about careers at your organization? https://www.arm.com/company/careers
What does your company do?
Arm is a technology company who work in areas like Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Security and 5G. Our technology is in 95% of mobile devices and is used by more than 80% of people in the world. We help everybody from bankers to farmers, students to surgeons, and small to huge businesses to develop the technology they need. We also help to ensure that the benefits of technology are extended to everyone, making the world more connected.
How many employees does your company have?
7500 (as of 1 October 2020)
Where do you work from in the world?
Our headquarters are in Cambridge, UK. We also have big offices in Bangalore (India), Austin and San Jose (US) and Sophia Antipolis (France). Arm is a global company; we have 48 offices around the world in total.
What superpowers do you use?
We can see into the future. Our engineers and researchers develop technology that won’t reach most people until 5 or even 10 years from now! For example, self-driving cars.
As individuals, we also live by three ‘Core Values’ at Arm: Be Your Brilliant Self, Passion for Progress and We, Not I.
What is your organization famous for?
We are most famous for having created a semiconductor (the chip you find in phones and other mobile devices) that was so small and energy efficient that it transformed mobile phones. Before this, there were no iPhones! Arm are also famous for technology that is in 95% of mobile devices, for enabling ‘wearable’ technology like FitBits, and for being a leading company in tackling the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
How do you have fun at your organization?
There are many different kinds of people at Arm, all of whom like to have fun in different ways! Some of us sign up to Arm’s cycling challenges. Others love to volunteer their time and expertise to their local community. And others enjoy our famous Christmas parties!
Tell us why your organization supports GLAM.
Because we need girls like you to help us to see into the future! Arm is helping to solve some of the world’s biggest challenges, and we need all kinds of people to join us to help solve them. We know that you’re part of GLAM’s network because you’re passionate, creative and very smart, and we want to show you the amazing opportunities available to you through technology and engineering.