DIRECTV Reviews

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DIRECTV Chairman, President, and CEO Michael D. (Mike) White
Michael D. (Mike) White
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    good benefits with hard work

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at DIRECTV full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    I like being out in a store talking to people about saving money and giving them a better TV service

    Cons

    Standing for 6 - 7 hours a day can be challenging but being about to move around the store helps.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Training is only 2 days and then you are out in the store and when things start to happen and the trainer is busy with a client you need more help getting the applications right and filling out the contract.

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DIRECTV Interviews

Updated Oct 26, 2014
Updated Oct 26, 2014

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

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Getting an Interview

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Interview Difficulty

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    Software Development Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at DIRECTV.

    Interview Details

    A staffing agency interviewed me and setup a 30 minute phone interview with DirecTV. After my phone interview, I was brought in for an onsite interview. I was told to set aside 3 hours for my onsite interview and it took approximately 2 hours to answer questions from 3 different team members. I thought I was going to be bombarded with questions, but I believe the interview process was also making sure I wanted to fit in the culture of the team as well, which made for a refreshing interview environment.

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    Average Interview

DIRECTV Awards & Accolades

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25 Best Multinational Companies to Work For (in Latin America), Great Place to Work Institute, 2012
America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009
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Additional Info

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Website www.directv.com
Headquarters El Segundo, CA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1994
Type Company - Public (DTV)
Industry Telecommunications
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

DIRECTV takes television straight to the masses - no wires attached. The company operates the largest direct broadcast satellite (DBS) service in the US, ahead of #2 DISH Network, and in direct competition with leading cable providers Comcast and Time Warner. DIRECTV enjoys a 20% share of the pay-TV market. In addition to its more than 19 million US customers, the company serves 11 million subscribers in Latin America under the DIRECTV and SKY brands. Services include high-definition, 3D, and video-on-demand (VOD) programming. Phone companies such as Verizon and AT&T... More

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