Amazon.com
3.4 of 5 2,819 reviews
www.amazon.com Seattle, WA 5000+ Employees

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A great company to work for

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Amazon.com

Pros1. Very positive working environment for engineers; coworkers help each other out.
2. Be able to work on cutting edge technologies in Amazon.
3. Amazon got a great leader, Jeff Bazos, who is very smart and has made many right decisions.
4. Amazon dominates the e-retail business.
5. Amazon Web Services (AWS) are doing really well in the cloud computing market.

Cons1. Operational tasks take a lot of time, as a result fewer time can be spent on actual development.
2. Oncall overheads in some teams are crazy and oncall can be paged many times.
3. Employee benefit is not that good.

Advice to Senior ManagementConsider increasing the salary, which is not that competitive anymore.

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

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Warehouse Associate (Former Employee)
Phoenix, AZ (US)

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


Pros: Good pay Decent people Once peak was over, everything became simple Cons: The security agents are pretty rude. During peal time, the long hours can have a negative affect on your… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

 

Great place to work

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Amazon.com


Pros: Lot of things to learn for a fresher, no micro… Cons: Little work life balance and at times need to work… More

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