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DIRECTV Chairman, President, and CEO Michael D. (Mike) White
Michael D. (Mike) White
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  • Director - product management

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at DIRECTV full-time

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    Pros

    Very smart people, aligned in the vision to create exceptional customer experiences in video

    Cons

    Very political, delivery teams are over subscribed, key functions don't work. Severe micromanagement at the executive levels

DIRECTV Interviews

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    Satellite Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
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    Easy Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at DIRECTV.

    Interview

    Easy Interview. After driving an hour and back four times and given the employment offer, they told me I was overweight 9 pounds. Was tild I can reapply anytime but I think this is a sign to wait for another opportunity, IE the Military job in waiting status.

    Interview Questions

    • Have you ever installed in a harsh weather environment?   1 Answer

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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