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DIRECTV Chairman, President, and CEO Michael D. (Mike) White
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    Customer care operations manager

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    Current Employee - Customer Care Operations Manager
    Current Employee - Customer Care Operations Manager

    I have been working at DIRECTV full-time (more than 10 years)


    Great place to work with very nice people. Senior leadership or upper management truly cares about each employees personal success and there are many programs in place to help you do just that. Great benefits and competitive pay. Culture of continuous improvement has helped aligned all employees to focus on customer experience and creates a fun and structured work environment.


    AT&T is about take over the company and not sure what that would look like for directv and that is something to keep in mind.

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    Directv is a very well run organization and top leadership should push for sustaining culture as AT&T takes over.

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DIRECTV Interviews

Updated Jan 19, 2015
Updated Jan 19, 2015

Interview Experience

Interview Experience


Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview


Interview Difficulty


Interview Difficulty




    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

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

    Interview Details

    I applied on their website then about 4 weeks later I was contacted via email to set up an appointment for a phone interview with a software engineer. The phone interview is about 30 minutes. The first 5-8 minutes was just talking about the program and telling them a little about myself. The remaining 22-25 minutes were somewhat technical as in the software engineer wanted me to talk about projects that I've done and if I struggled on some what was it on and how did I go on about to fix it. Then he asked what I learned so far and some technical brain teaser questions testing my knowledge of OOP and C++ in general.

    Interview Questions
    • Not difficult:
      "Implement a queue using a class defined for stack"
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    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy 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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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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