Digital Domain - Low-frills studio with good people | Glassdoor.com.au
  1. Helpful (2)

    "Low-frills studio with good people"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Digital Domain full-time

    Pros

    This is a really good place in terms of the quality of people on the floor. Teams are good and easy to get along with, very few egos at play here. They are very accommodating to people's real life schedules (kids, medical, etc.) The final result of the work is usually quite good and something to be proud of.

    Cons

    For whatever reason, this company struggles to consistently get work, which will hopefully change once their Montreal studio is established and they can offer that QC tax credit the studios are now after. I think this results in them taking on a lot of 911 jobs to fill the gap. As a contract worker, it can get a little dicey and contract renewals usually come right down to the wire (as in 1-2 weeks) of your end date....

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    Advice to Management

    Management absolutely needs to listen more to feedback from those who are actually on the floor, particularly seniors and leads, who deal with the impacts of their decisions regarding supervisor assignment, promotions, tool development, etc. On the subject of supervisors: First of all, there are a lot of really good sups at DD, but I feel like there are a lot of promotions to these types of positions that are not...

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    Digital Domain2019-02-17
  1. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Digital Domain

    Pros

    Helpful, friendly community Promotes innovation Great location

    Cons

    Unorganized recruitment process, some department heads are rude.

    Digital Domain2016-04-25
  2. "If it wasn't for the artists......"

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    Former Employee - Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Digital Domain full-time

    Pros

    Great employees, awesome VFX projects.

    Cons

    Abysmal senior executives and owners.

    Digital Domain2019-08-20

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