Square Enix

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Square Enix Reviews

18 Reviews
3.3
18 Reviews
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Phil Rogers
7 Ratings
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    Abusive and incompetent management

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England (UK)

    I have been working at Square Enix full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Flexible hours allowing for a good work-life balance.
    Central office.
    Health benefits.

    Cons

    I don't think this applies to all departments, but I work there under very abusive and incompetent management and have to deal with a disastrous workflow and with bullying every day, and for pennies, too. One day I decided to talk about it with my manager. I think this short extract from the reply I faced says it all: "Being happy at work is not the norm. Just because you're unhappy doesn't mean I have to do something about it." Welcome to Square Enix.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Improve (sorry: start, simply) training
    Improve pay
    Understand that a happy employee is a productive employee, stop bullying and start rewarding.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

Square Enix Interviews

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    QA Tester Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in El Segundo, CA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in El Segundo, CA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Square Enix.

    Interview Details

    The entire process was very straightforward. The actual interview was very pleasant. I think it would be hard for anyone to feel uncomfortable. There were no super hard questions, as long as you do your research beforehand.

    Interview Questions
    • What would you do to keep yourself focused when certain aspects of a job get repetitive?   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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Website www.square-enix.com/eu/en
Headquarters London, United Kingdom
Size 50 to 149 Employees
Founded 2003
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Media
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

Square Enix Ltd., the European arm of Japan-based games company Square Enix, publishes, markets, and sells titles such as Sword of Mana, various installments of the Final Fantasy series, and Drakengard. Another game, Kingdom Hearts, was developed in partnership with Disney Interactive. The company offers online game play with Final Fantasy XI. In 2004 Square Enix Ltd. also launched a mobile gaming division, Square Enix Mobile, to target the sizeable European market. Games available for play on cell phones include Aleste, Actraiser, and Drakengard.

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