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Garena Online Reviews

Updated 13 Aug 2019

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76%
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Garena Online CEO Forrest Li
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  1. "Anonymous Employee"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Singapore

    I worked at Garena Online full-time

    Pros

    Good salary Great office facilities Attractive company for gamers

    Cons

    Long hours They give you free dinner if you work late in order to entice you to work longer.

    Garena Online2019-08-07
  2. "Hard work and no Life"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Garena Online full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    if u work in Garena, throw your life in a trash can.

    Cons

    they dont care about human life

    Garena Online2019-08-13
  3. "Good engineer atmosphere and culture"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Garena Online full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good environment, atmosphere, benifits, employee cares

    Cons

    Sometimes need to work later because of boss order

    Garena Online2019-07-26
  4. "Mechine operator"

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    Current Employee - Machine Operator in Jakarta
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Garena Online full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Knowledge the programing cnc mchine

    Cons

    Small salary and nothing safety

    Garena Online2019-07-26
  5. "SEA Infrastructure department and labs in general"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Garena Online full-time

    Pros

    Good office environment, flexible working hours, young group of people

    Cons

    lack structured training and development plan for employees. Job scope keeps changing and the long term strategical plan is unclear

    Garena Online2019-07-09
  6. "Great company for learners!"

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    Current Employee - Infrastructure Engineer in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Garena Online full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Able to work with some of the most talented engineers in the industry. If you are a learner, you get to learn and gain experiences from the elites, great for starters. Lots of employee benefits and perks!

    Cons

    Sometimes work can be overloaded, not much of a work-life balance environment. There is little career advancement opportunities.

    Advice to Management

    Sometimes there are too many standard procedures to be followed which can lead to slow process.

    Garena Online2019-06-16
  7. "Software Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Software Engineer 

    I have been working at Garena Online full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay. CTO is a nice person.

    Cons

    Overtime is expected. Some teams' manager are unreasonable.

    Garena Online2019-06-07
  8. "Best company in game world"

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    Current Employee - Operations Associate in Singapore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Garena Online full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    best team, best attitude, great work environment

    Cons

    nothing to think of, all is good

    Advice to Management

    keep it on

    Garena Online2019-06-05
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Operations life is tough"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Garena Online full-time

    Pros

    Good working environment, people are friendly, everyone can sit down and play together

    Cons

    No work-life balance (depends on what project you are on also). And the progression is not promising.

    Garena Online2019-05-17
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Game Operation Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Game Master in Bangkok
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Garena Online full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Fun working environment - High salary - Welfares

    Cons

    - Treats employees like animals when working - Too much mainland Chinese ideas on working - Works like no plan - Doesn't reply email or message when they don't want to, like they are Gods

    Advice to Management

    Please treat employees as human Welfares and snacks and foods cannot replace 'respect'

    Garena Online2019-06-09
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