Amazon.com
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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

ProsVery innovative, very start up and very smart people. You must be on top of your game to survive. There is an inherent culture to minimize internal politics.

ConsVery relentless, high pressure, fast burnout.

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

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Work Hard, Play Hard

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

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


Pros: Creative environment, smart team-mates, exciting projects and challenges, autonomy Cons: Can be high-pressure, benefits could be better Advice to Senior Management: Your employees most likely thrive in this fast-paced, high pressure environment. … Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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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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