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Work hard, work fast, work with deadlines : Delivery and get recognized

Software Development Engineer II (Current Employee)
Chennai (India)

I have been working at Amazon.com full-time for more than a year

ProsGood compensation, excellent job role flexibility, smart people, lot of independence and ability to show ownership.

Conswork pressure, late nights, lots of management pressure(sometimes directly getting to engineers - which may not be the norm in a lot of companies), no HR intervention

Advice to Senior ManagementYou are doing it right! I like it..

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good learning experience for a beginner

Software Development Engineer (Former Employee)
Hyderābād (India)

I worked at Amazon.com full-time for more than a year


Pros: 1. Need to take ownership of code / service and ample opportunities to… Cons: 1. Pager (On Call duty) 2. had times when there was… Advice to Senior Management: Requirements and expectations should be laid down more clearly. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Great place for start up meets big company

Senior Manager With Development (Current Employee)
Seattle, WA (US)

I have been working at Amazon.com full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Very innovative, very start up and very smart people. You must be on top… Cons: Very relentless, high pressure, fast burnout. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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