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Depends on the team and the manager

Software Engineer (Current Employee) Seattle, WA

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

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Great for high school grads

    Warehouse Associate (Former Employee) Whitestown, IN

    I worked at Amazon.com full-time for less than a year


    Pros: Good money straight out of high school. It is easy… Cons: You better be ready to work hard. There is no sitting around or… Advice to Senior Management: Better and more monetary incentives. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Hit or Miss

    CSA III (Current Employee) Seattle, WA

    I have been working at Amazon.com full-time for more than a year


    Pros: Amazon has great core values and strives to constantly innovate. They aren't satisfied with the status quo. They make moves that others won't and they… Cons: Working in customer support is really challenging. What makes Amazon great as a customer is what makes working as a CSA painful. Amazon has created… Advice to Senior Management: Pay attention to this VCC team. The people YOU are choosing, are killing it. You may hideously bad decisions for leadership, knock down the good… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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