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Depends on the team and the manager

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Software Engineer in Seattle, WA
Current Employee - Software Engineer in Seattle, WA

I have been working at Amazon.com full-time (less than an year)

Pros

Good salaries/Compensation, Sign in bonus is good as well.
Lots of talented people ( some of them are pricks as well)

Cons

- Pager Duty, 15 minutes to respond in the event of an alert
- Managers main goal is to suck blood out of you. Most of them are micro managers.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

- Stop hiring managers from consulting companies who have never written a single line of code.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook

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  1.  

    Not what I was expecting, great potential if working in another dept

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    Current Employee - Team Lead in Portland, OR
    Current Employee - Team Lead in Portland, OR

    I have been working at Amazon.com full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    team work, wonderful people who work hard

    Cons

    hours, pay, work balance, micromanaged

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    listen to your employees and review the workload

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Great for high school grads

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Whitestown, IN
    Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Whitestown, IN

    I worked at Amazon.com full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Good money straight out of high school. It is easy to get recognized if you are working hard.

    Cons

    You better be ready to work hard. There is no sitting around or stopping on the warehouse floor for 10 hour shifts other than lunch and breaks.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Better and more monetary incentives.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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