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Fast paced, top notch peer group

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Category Manager in Seattle, WA
Former Employee - Category Manager in Seattle, WA

I worked at Amazon.com full-time (More than a year)

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Speed to market, great talent, nice perks, cutting edge tech. I really liked being at the center of the rebirth of the retail giant after the .bomb commentary. Autonomous work environment allows for as much success as an individual can create.

Cons

Long hours, lack of work/life balance were challenging as I have a family and most of my peers did not. The internal company can be confusing, but I have heard that this has been alleviated of late.

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  1. Helpful (2)

    Great Place to Work with Smart People, but You Won't be Coddled

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Seattle, WA
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Seattle, WA

    I worked at Amazon.com full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    - Smart People
    - Innovative Company
    - Lots of Autonomy in many areas of company
    - Intense Passionate Place -- I consider this a pro most of the time :)

    Cons

    - Work/Life Balance is not great for many
    - Based out of Seattle-- it rains a lot
    - Experience varies widely from group to group -- choose carefully


  2. Helpful (1)

    Like the Comapny and the growth

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA

    I have been working at Amazon.com full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Fast Growing company
    You get more space and freedom to work your way

    Cons

    Stupid Frugal practices. Low perks

    Advice to Management

    Invest more into people


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