DIRECTV Reviews

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DIRECTV Chairman, President, and CEO Michael D. (Mike) White
Michael D. (Mike) White
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  • Good company

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    I have been working at DIRECTV

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    Positive Outlook
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    Positive Outlook
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    Pros

    Up sell and quarterly bonuses for safety, prizes with clothing and Xbox

    Cons

    Piece rate and a focus on quality.


DIRECTV Interviews

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

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Getting an Interview

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Interview Difficulty

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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at DIRECTV.

    Interview

    I had a phone interview that lasted about 20 minutes. The interviewer was not an engineer and asked me general interview questions in a sort of voice that sounded like he wasn't really paying attention. After the interview was done he told me to expect an email for another interview. They ended up deciding they'd move forward with another candidate though.

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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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